Article sponsored by Hello Bank!
Hello Business was developed to meet the needs of small business owners and self-employed people. This professional bank account facilitates the accounting management of companies, in particular by offering many services. Thanks to the “My Business Assistant Start” tool, it is possible to manage your customers’ portfolio, but also to create compatible quotes, invoices and credit notes directly from the mobile application.
Hello bank! It is the 100% electronic offer of BNP Paribas Bank. Signing up and activating the Hello Business professional bank account work on the same principle.
The professional opens the account in advance directly online. After filling in his key information (SIRET, ID, contact email, etc.), he is quickly contacted by a Hello Business Consultant. The latter is responsible for the final verification of the opening of the professional account.
Once this confirmation is received, the entrepreneur must sign an online account agreement, submit their supporting documents and make the first transfer of between 10 and 300 euros. This first transfer is called the ‘Activation Transfer’.
Activation of Hello Business pro account is mandatory. In order to ensure the security of opening, this transfer must be made from an applicant’s bank account. It can be a private account, but it must be based in the European Union. Hello Business Consultant may request proof of identity from the bank account holder who made the activation transfer.
Once you have completed all these steps, the Hello Business Consultant will verify the validity of the application in order to open the professional account permanently. This service for entrepreneurs reserves the right to refuse to open an account. In this case, the activation transfer will be returned as soon as possible to the sender’s account.
Hello Business combines the usual services of a professional bank account in its offer:
- A bank account in the name of the company with the RIB in French;
- Visa Hello Business card with two debit modes to choose from (immediate or deferred);
- A tool for managing customers, quotes, invoices and credit notes;
- Dedicated customer service accessible 6 days a week;
- Insurance and assistance products intended for professionals…
The Hello Business professional bank account offering allows freelancers to run their business right from the mobile app. The main features of a professional account are combined in this offer, especially with dedicated help that can be reached by email or phone.
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