Can I sign up in Japan yet?

Can I sign up in Japan yet? It seems Monzo is not available in Japan despite many net users stating it is. I tried creating an account - I am in Japan - but informed unavailable in Japan :frowning:

Monzo is for UK/US residents only.

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ok… thanks.

I’m curious where you are reading that Monzo is available in Japan?

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You may be reading that the cards work in Japan, not that you can set up an account if you live in Japan.

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yes… that seems to be the situation.

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Revolut is or was available for Japan residents. please check if that one helps you.

Thank you but it seems michaelw90 is correct. Yes, the cards work in Japan but I cannot set up an account in Japan. I am a resident of Japan but could not sign up. I will be returning to UK shortly so will try again in future.

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You’re only eligible if you’re permanent resident of the UK, not visiting.

Revolut would otherwise be suitable as I believe they launched in Japan.

Thank you. I am a Brit currently working in Japan. Revolut seems to be an option :+1:

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