International banking made easy
Your US Bank account comes with FDIC insurance worth $250,000
Instantly freeze/unfreeze your Vested Visa card from the app to prevent unauthorized usage
256-bit encryption and SSL to ensure security of your financial information
Check out these frequently asked questions.
Yes. Vested Money is compliant with U.S. regulations and Government of India regulations. Money transfers from your Indian bank account to the Vested Money account come under RBI’s Liberalized Remittance Scheme. Vested Money offers banking services through a partnership with regulated financial institutions in the U.S.
Post signing up on the platform, one needs to complete their KYC which is a 5-10 minute process. Your KYC will be approved under 48 hours unless we require additional due diligence on your application. You can start using your account as soon as your KYC is approved.
Your money with Vested Money is insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, just as it would be with any large U.S. bank. The FDIC insurance covers funds in deposit accounts up to $250,000 per depositor, which means that even in the unlikely event that Vested Money shuts down, you can access and withdraw your funds
No. With Vested Money one can open a US bank account from India itself. You will, of course, need to meet Vested Money’s KYC and compliance requirements.
Vested Money uses industry best-practice on information security with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to ensure the security of the entire platform and protect your information. We require two-factor authentication for verification and support biometric authentication.
If you are an existing user of the Vested platform and hold a Vested Direct account, you can transfer funds from your Vested Direct account to your Vested Money account at lowest FX rate with no fixed fee. Alternatively, you can transfer funds from any Indian bank through the bank’s netbanking channel using the wire instructions that can be found within the Vested app.