Galvanize will cut through the hassle of sorting out foreign transaction fees, bank formalities and documentation, and set up your debit/credit card with the best banks for student comfort in foreign nations.
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Step 1: Fill the Form
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Step 2: Submit Your Details
Check your email, click on the link and submit the necessary details to the bank.
Step 3: Get Approved
Receive an acknowledgement from the Bank and your bank account will be ready.
Step 4: Start Packing
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This service is exclusively available for Indian and US Students.
Debit cards issued to customers will be restricted from usage until the customer is physically in the U.S. Customers will have to provide documentation by contacting Aeldra Concierge that establishes proof of U.S. entry or U.S. presence to remove the usage restriction. Mastercard debit cards are currently available to U.S. resident customers with a U.S. mailing address by calling Aeldra Concierge at U.S.
There are multiple ways to withdraw money from your account:
• Cash withdrawal through ATMs using your Global Mastercard Debit Card
• Transfer to another U.S. bank or brokerage through the App
• Transfer to India or any other country using a Third Party service
Aeldra needs to verify identity and perform other checks to comply with the U.S. Government’s KYC and AML regulations. In line with Aeldra’s policies, one or more of the following information or documents may be needed to apply:
• U.S. Social Security Number
• Scanned copy of Indian Passport
• Aadhaar Number
The application is optimized to be completed on the mobile to enable selfie and facial matching (if required).
Mastercard Debit cards issued to customers will be restricted from usage until the customer is physically in the U.S. Customers will have to provide documentation by contacting Aeldra Concierge that establishes proof of U.S. entry or U.S. presence to remove the usage restriction.