November 10, 2017

EUR/CHF transfers: our advice for saving time and money

Do you spend your life between Switzerland and its neighbouring countries? Are you thinking of doing some of your Christmas shopping abroad? Are you planning a holiday in the Eurozone? Check out our EUR/CHF exchange tips for getting the most out of your budget.
August 3, 2017

Enjoy your holidays without breaking the bank

Imagine holidaying without having to worry about money! Summer is the time of year when we tend to blow our savings. Discover some excellent ways to save during the summer holidays.
June 15, 2017

Holiday Checklist

You're on the final stretch… just a few more days until your holiday! This checklist should help put you at ease before you travel.
June 6, 2017

How much is your wedding budget?

Your wedding, it’s something you dream about! But how much is it going to cost you, and what do you need to include in the budget?
June 1, 2017

Taxation on second homes

Are you thinking of buying a holiday home? What are the tax implications of acquiring a second home in Switzerland or abroad?
May 18, 2017

Taking stock of your finances

After spring cleaning your home, and before you start to focus on your summer vacation, it's time to take stock of your finances.
May 16, 2017

2017: buying a home stays cheaper than renting

Pierre Fortis, Director of Lending and Bank Product Divisions of Crédit Agricole next bank and part of the Bank’s Executive Team, sheds light on the state of the Swiss mortgage market.
May 9, 2017

Evolution of remote banking

More and more, banks are offering remote services, but what exactly is meant by this term? How has the relationship between banks and their clients evolved?
February 23, 2017

3 tips for optimising your bonus

Are you fortunate enough to have received a bonus and do not want to spend it immediately? Optimise this income by choosing one of these solutions...
January 13, 2017

Your credit card during the sales: friend or foe?

We often use a credit card for making huge purchases, and this can be frightening at sales time...What if, on the contrary, your card turned out to be your best ally for sensible shopping in the sales?
November 23, 2016

Three tips to get the best interest rate

Despite historically low interest rates and at the same time as some banks are starting to apply negative rates, we are offering a range of solutions to optimise your savings, including on amounts of CHF 1 M or more...
October 13, 2016

4 easy-to-manage saving tips

Do you find it hard to save? Do you feel like you're not putting enough money aside? Here are some simple tips to start saving...

September 7, 2016

Managing money as a couple: testimonies

Following the article about money matters as a couple, here are 3 testimonies which show the various ways bank accounts can be managed in a relationship...
August 17, 2016

10 tips for safe online shopping

What can you do to increase the security of your shopping on the Internet? Here are 10 tips which can be useful...

January 13, 2016

New: transfer euros for free

From 1st January 2016, all Crédit Agricole Financements packages include free and unlimited SEPA transfers allowing you to make transfers...
October 12, 2015

Campaign to protect Lake Geneva

On 1 October, Crédit Agricole Financements organised its first volunteering day together with the association ASL (Association pour la sauvegarde du Léman – Association for the Protection of Lake Geneva).

August 31, 2015

Partnership with the FHNW Art Institute

When our new Basel branch was officially opened, Crédit Agricole Financements (Suisse) (CAFS) entered into a partnership with the Art Institute at the University ...

June 8, 2015


We are pleased to announce the opening of our new relocated branch in bASEL. More practical – Our new branch is located ...

May 3, 2015

Benefits of online currency exchange

Online currency exchange with the e-banking solution from Crédit Agricole Financements allows you as a Swiss resident to transfer your Swiss francs to a euro account, securely and with just one click.