This post was last updated on November 21st, 2022 at 05:47 pm
Zenith and fidelity bank customers are not left out of the ATM card fraud and theft since the introduction of internet and mobile banking in Nigeria.
When you get hit by fraudster especially getting unauthorized transactions alert from you bank. Then you should know that your hard earning savings is at risk which most case are hardly to get back.
Over the years, banks has reportedly warm customers to stop given out their account details to unsolicited callers disclosed they t would never call, SMS or e-mail requesting for your card details, PIN, token codes, mobile/internet banking login details or other account-related information.”
Most fraudsters could claim that they represent the bank, requesting your bank verification number (BVN), date of birth and ask you to confirm such details.
They would then request for your debit card details and ATM PIN. Please don’t ever disclose your information details via phone or email nor SMS because you might be dealing with fraudster
You can also read: How to Block GTBank and FirstBank ATM card and Bank Account
Should case you made such error or get authorized debit alert quickly block your bank account and ATM CARD to stop further withdrawal.
The good news is that customers can do it own their own without visiting any branch because both Zenith Bank and Fidelity bank has introduced unique code to stops unauthorized transactions and protects the account holder’s funds in the event of mobile phone, ATM Card or hardware token loss as well as account details compromise.
How to Block Zenith bank/ATM CARD
All debit transactions on an account would be prevented once the account holder dials *966*911# from any phone and follows the text prompts. Such a restriction can only be lifted when the customer visits a Zenith Bank branch in person
You can also read: How To Block Nigeria Banks Account Or ATM Card in case of Fraud,theft
How can I block Fidelity bank ATM card in the event of card fraud?
Simply dial *770*991# or call Trueserve number 01-4485252
HOW TO BLOCK Fidelity bank ATM card:
To block your card, dial
HOW TO ACTIVATE “INSTANT BLOCK”:
To disable your phone from Instant Banking services using any phone, dial
HOW TO BLOCK YOUR ACCOUNTS:
To block your accounts, dial