As Nigeria’s strongest and foremost bank, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has introduce means that will enable it’s customer carryout transaction from their Mobile phone.
Customers can now check for the account balance, get e-statement of account, buy airtime, transfer money and pay other bills using the mobile phone any time and any where in Nigeria.Once you have a First Bank account with a linked debit card, a phone number profiled for SMS alert and a mobile phone, you are just one dial away from enjoying the unbeatable 894 experience.
We shall be discussing on how to check your statement of account, check account balance, and other financial transaction using your mobile phone without vising any branch.
Register for First Bank USSD PIN code
1.To activate your ussd code , just Dial *894*0# is a list of masked debit card numbers linked to your bank account is display.
2. select your prefered debit card, enter the 4- digit PIN for the selected debit card.
3. create a new 5 digit PIN
4. Your phone number is now live on first bank ussd quick banking service.
How to view first bank Mini-Statement
1. USSD Method
To view your first bank mini statement of account. Just Dial *894*Account Number#. Then follow the onscreen message to view your mini statement of account.
2. Mobile app method
First bank Online Banking products enables you to make payments, transfer money and buy airtime. You can easily request for your debit card on the FirstMobile app right from your phone
For online banking customer? kindly Download and Activate and Bank your way without visiting a Branch . Here’s how to view you E-Statements and account balance
1.Log in to online banking.
2.Click on the ‘Welcome’ dropdown at the top of your screen and select ‘All Services & Settings.’
3. Under preferences, select ‘View Statements.’
3.Online banking Method
You can access your E-Statements anytime through Online Banking:
1.Visit the First Bank website: Go to the official website of First Bank (www.firstbanknigeria.com).
2. Log in to your account: Enter your username and password to access your online banking account.
3.Once you are logged in, navigate to the Account or Statement section of the website.
4. Choose the specific account for which you want to check the statement. If you have multiple accounts with First Bank, ensure you select the correct one.
5. Select the time period for which you want to view the statement. This could be a specific month, quarter, or year.
6. Once you have selected the account and statement period, you should be able to view the statement online. You may also have the option to download the statement in PDF or Excel format for future reference.
How to check your first bank account balance?
You can check your first bank account balance in different methods depend on your choice.
Checking First Bank Account Balance:
1. Using First Bank Mobile App:
1- Download the First Bank Mobile App from your app store (available for Android and iOS).
2- Log in to the app using your username and password.
3- Once logged in, you will be able to view your account balance on the home screen or account dashboard.
2. Via First Bank USSD Code:
1- Dial *894*00# from your registered mobile number linked to your First Bank account.
2- Follow the on-screen instructions to select the option for checking your account balance.
3- Your account balance will be displayed on your mobile screen.
3. Over the Counter:
1- Visit the nearest First Bank branch.
2- Proceed to the customer service or account section.
3- Present your account details and identification to the bank staff.
4- Request to check your account balance and the bank staff will assist you.
4. WhatsApp Chat Banking Method
The FirstBank whatsapp banking platform has diverse functions ranging from; Onboarding, Check Balance, send money, Pay Bills, Airtime purchase to Data purchase. To get started, add FirstBank on Whatsapp with 08124444000 and just say “Hi” to us.
Remember to ensure that your WhatsApp number is the same number registered with the Bank. During on-boarding, you’ll need to setup a WhatsApp Chat Banking PIN to securely confirm your transactions.
What transactions can be done through WhatsApp?
a.Check your balance>
b.Send Money (Self & Others)
d.Buy Airtime & Data
e.Generate your Mini-Statement (Coming Soon)
How to buy Airtime for yourself
Dial *894* Amount#
How to buy Airtime for Other
Dial *894* Amount* Phone number#
How to transfer money
Dial *894* Amount* Account Number #
HOW TO OPEN ACCOUNT
For more details you can call: 0700FIRSTCONTACT (0700-34778-2668228), or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit the nearest FirstBank branch.