Before one can use the mobile ussd code, you must learn how to register first bank transfer code. Having learn and done so, you can start using the code on your mobile phone.
The quick banking code has really helped many bank users in terms of convenience as it is the best means of money transfer, bill payment or airtime recharge etc.
*894# is the first bank Nigeria mobile transfer code which works on all mobile phone and applicable to all first bank customers.
The first bank ussd code gives the customers the opportunity to have their financial activity on their fingertip 24/7 available.
Before going into how to register for first bank transfer code, let me give you a quick benefits of the ussd code.
You can buy airtime, transfer money, check account balance; request for statement of account, open a new bank account, make cardless withdrawal, check your bvn, buy internet data or pay bill for utilities etc.
You don’t need an internet connection like the internet banking or the mobile app. Just insert your registered sim number in your phone and you are good to go.
How to register First Bank transfer Code
Before you can use the first bank transfer code, you will have to first register in order to have your five digit pin number.
Without the five digit pin number or password, you can only buy airtime for yourself but not for others and you cannot transfer money to another account.
Creating a five digit pin password isn’t difficult as it won’t even three minutes of your time. Below is the procedure on how to register first bank transfer code.
- First dial *894*0#
- You will see list of debit card linked to your bank account
- Select your debit card(preferred) and enter the four digit password of the atm card.
- Create a new five(5) digit pin and this is the pin number(password) you will use for the first bank transfer code.
Having done so, you can start using the *894# first bank ussd code for it’s services which includes money transfer, checking of account balances and bvn, airtime recharge and bill payment, requesting for bank statement of account etc.
Key features of first bank transfer code
Having known how to register first bank transfer code, let’s look at it’s features and how to use them.
1. Money Transfer: To transfer money on first bank using the transfer code, dial *894*amount*account number#.
To transfer money to someone, dial *894*50000*023456789#. It will bring out the recipient full name and i will go ahead and type in the five digit pin(password).
It will show successful or not, N50 will be deducted from my account.
1. Airtime Recharge: Buying airtime through First Bank is easy, fast and 24 hours available.
To buy airtime for yourself, dial *894*amount# and you will receive the airtime top up.
For Example, to buy N500 airtime for yourself, dial 894*500# on your phone. Your account will be credited with the said amount.
You won’t be asked to type in the five digit pin as you’re buying for self.
To buy airtime for other’s on first bank, simply dial *894*amount*phone number#.
You want to buy airtime(N500)for a friend or family called bobby, you should dial *894*500*08037777777#.
3. Check Account balance: You can easily check account balance on first bank through the first bank transfer code without going to the bank or the atm.
To check your account balance, dial *894*00#, your account balance will be displayed on your screen. Note that each account checking attracts a fee of N10.
4. Request for Statement of account: This is one of the features of the first bank transfer code that i love, requesting of account statement through the ussd code.
To do this, dial *894*account number#. This also attracts a fee of N10 per check.
Note this is only available on prepaid network like MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile network. These are the the network phone number required from the customer by the bank during account opening.
This is where i round it up on how to register first bank transfer code or quick banking, you as a customer should try and enroll yourself today and have your financial services 24/7 on your fingertips.