First bank plc customer can now transfer money to friends and family, buy recharge card, check account balance within Nigeria and abroad so long their phone number is on roaming why you away from Nigeria.
The magic code that can perform all transaction is call FirstBank USSD*894#.With *894#, the mobile phone has become a mobile branch
The *894# USSD service makes banking services available across all GSM networks, on any type of handset or device; iphone, android, blackberry and even simple feature phone famously referred to in Nigerian lingo as ‘kpalasa
With first bank ussd code Banking transactions can now be performed on the go irrespective of location or time as there is no worry of internet connectivity or a token device, but only a Personal Identification Number (PIN).
Please note: This USSD service is delivered on the customers’ registered phone numbers linked to their FirstBank accounts.
HOW TO CREATE FIRSTBANK 5 DIGIT PIN
Dial *894*0#; enter a four digit Personal Identification Number (PIN) linked to the debit card; create a five digit PIN, and the registration is complete.
*. Dial *894*0#
*. A list of masked debit card numbers linked to your account is displayed
*. Select your preferred debit card
*. Enter the 4-digit Personal Identification Number (PIN) for the selected debit card
*. Create a new 5-digit PIN – This is your Firstbank transfer pin.
HOW TO SEND MONEY
To send money, simply dial *894*Amount*Account Number#; select beneficiary bank; confirm amount, beneficiary name and enter five-digit PIN; then select account to debit.
To generate account mini statement:
Dial *894*Account Number#
Check account balance
The magic code is *894*00#
Airtime recharge FOR Self:
Dial *894*Amount# and enter five-digit PIN
BUY Recharge CARD for others,
Dial *894*Amount*Phone Number# and enter five-digit PIN