The zeal to deliver digital financial services to customers, Nigeria Banks and others financial institution around the world has adopt mobile and internet baking as a veritable tool for enhancing financial inclusion with the advent of mobile payments, m-commerce, m-banking and other implementation for financial transactions based on mobile telephone and online baking.
Bank customers has adopt USSD technology for funds transfer, buy Airtime, check mini account statement and pay for bills from their comfort zone without visiting the banking hall any where and any location provided they access to the phone number that is link to bank account.
Every major bank in the Nigeria has a unique shortcode, and don’t require an internet connection, making them ideal in a relatively poor country with unreliable data and it work with any kind of mobile phone.
You can also read: How to Create/Register for USSD transfer PIN code for all Nigerian banks
Before depositors can use USSD service they must register and create their secure s Personal Identification Number PIN for transaction authorization.
We shall take a look on how to register for USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data).
How to register for Polaris Bank ussd code
Polaris/skye bank customers will need to sign up up for PolarisMobile ussd for transaction by following the steps below.
1.Dial *833# from your Polaris Bank registered line
2.Follow the prompts to enter your account Number
3.Enter any 4 digit number to be used as PIN
4.Balance is displayed
5.You are now registered for *833# Smart Banking
How to register for Stanbic IBTC Bank ussd code
*909# is available to Stanbic IBTC Bank individual savings, current account holders and also MobileMoney wallet holder whose phone numbers have been registered with the bank.
If you want to register for Stanbic Bank transaction ussd code, Dial *909*11*1# from your phone number link to account….this is available to anyone with any type of GSM phone
2.Input your last six digits of your debit card plus Date of birth for the first time.
3. create your secure pin for transaction authorization.
How to register for Standard Chartered Bank ussd code
Standard Chartered Bank *977# USSD Banking is a quick and convenient service that allows customers manage and perform transactions on their SCB account by just dialing *977# from your registered mobile phone number with the Bank.
2.Type your last six digits of your debit card
3. create your pin to authorize trasanction.
How to register for Sterling Bank ussd code
Sterling bank customers can register for their ussd code for transfer from their phone number that is link to their bank account. all they need to do is follow the steps below.
2.Follow the on-screen prompt to create your four digit security PIN.
3. You can now start enjoying the services
How to reset sterling bank ussd PIN using *822#?
Have you forgotten your transaction PIN? Yes? Alright, you can easily reset your USSD transaction PIN with this service. To change your PIN, dial *822#, select Pin Reset
How to register for Union Bank ussd code
1.Don’t be an Uncle Thomas, do it all with *826# from the phone number linked to your Union Bank account.
2.On the next screen, you will see a lot of options.
3.Choose the appropriate option to continue the activation.
4.Enter your bank account number you want to link.
5.Set up a four(4) digits secret PIN you will use for transactions.
6.Complete the activation process.
How to register for UBA Bank ussd code
United Bank For Africa customers can create the transaction ussd code by Experiencing the Magic in Banking with *919#
Please note: There are two registration options for UBA USSD CODE:
To do this, dial *919# to see the Main Menu and select your desired option. If the user is not yet registered, she/he would be presented with registration options:
With UBA Account
With UBA Prepaid Card
How to register for unity Bank ussd code
Unity bank *7799# CONVENIENT BANKING is a short code service that allows customers (account holders and non accountholders) to access banking services with their mobile phones irrespective of the Telecommunication service provider, phone type or location.
1.Dial *7799# on the mobile phone number linked to your unity bank account.
2.You can also activate the code on your phone to open the account instantly.
3.On the next prompt, you will see a lot of options.
4.Choose the appropriate option to continue the activation process.
5.Add your bank account to link it and proceed to activate the Unity Bank USSD transfer code.
6.Set up your four-digit secret PIN you will use to authenticate transactions.
How to register for Wema Bank ussd code
Wema Bank *945# always saves the day. It is a USSD service for sending money, buying airtime and data, paying bills and even making payments on POS terminals without a Wema/ALAT card. Best of all, it works on any kind of mobile phone.
1.Dial *945# using the mobile number linked to your bank account.
2.input Wema Bank account number
3.Enter the last digits on your ATM or debit card.
4.Create secure four (4) digits pin for payment authorization
How to register for Zenith Bank ussd code
Zenith Bank *966# EAZYBANKING (USSD) code help their customers to transfer money, pay bills and check mini statement of account. before you you get customers need to register for zenith bank ussd code for transactions.
1.Simply dial *966*00# with your AlertZ number
2.You will be prompted to enter the last 4 digits of your Debit (ATM) card number.
3.The next page will display your Account Name and you will be prompted to create a 4 digit PIN
4.Confirm the 4 digit PIN
5.If successful, you will get a message “ Retrieving your balance “
6.You will receive an SMS with the balances on all your accounts