Connecting my bank/credit cards: Is it safe?

Your bank connection is powered by our partner, a global specialist in bank data integration. Wave's partner uses best-in-class security controls, including multi-factor authentication, to protect your data.

Encryption: Communication between you and Wave is protected by 256-bit TLS encryption1. This is the same level of encryption used by the best online banking and shopping applications.

Password and account protection: Account and password data that you enter to enable automated transaction imports is stored only by Wave's bank data partner. Wave has no access to this data.

Read-only connection: When you connect your bank account, Wave is able to import transaction history via a dedicated API2 service. This API service has no capability to move money or make any withdrawals from your account.


1 Subject to browser compatability.  All up-to-date, modern browsers support full 256-bit TLS encryption.

2 API (Application Programming Interface) - a set of defined messages allowing computers to exchange data.

Bank connections are available to businesses in the US and Canada. If you are located outside of this region learn how to upload bank or credit card statements, or use our google sheets integration Wave Connect.