FirstBank Quick banking USSD money transfer code and airtime purchase code is *894# which you can use to top up ur airtime freely or transfer money from FirstBank to another FirstBank account or from FirstBank account to any other bank in Nigeria. There are other ways of performing quick banking with FirstBank like using FirstMobile App or FirstBank WhatsApp Chat Banking but one good thing about USSD code is that you can perform transaction without internet connection though you can still use free browsing if you don’t have active data subscription.
In this article, I will show you the best ways to use FirstBank mobile transfer code so I urge to read everything on this page to see how to TransferMoney (To any bank in Nigeria, Airtime Recharge –for self,Airtime Recharge –for others, Balance Enquiry and others.
What Is FirstBank Quick Transfer USSD Code
FirstBank quick transfer code is *894# which is a USSD code you will dial on your mobile phone to perform quick transaction or quick banking provided the sim card is connected to your FirstBank account be it MTN, Glo, Airtel or 9mobile.
FirstBank Airtime top up or recharge code is also *894# which is the code you will use to buy airtime from your FirstBank account either by dialing *894*Amount# for yourself or *894*Amount*Phone Number# for others.
To get started dial *894# and you will see three options like the one below :
When dialed, three options are displayed for the customer to choose from:
1. Quick Banking- Follow prompts to access the listed services for FirstBank account holders ONLY.
2. Open Account – You choose this to open account with or without BVN
3. Firstmonie- For electronic wallet- based transactions. This product is available to both account holders and non-account holders.
Let’s see how you can start using *894# for your quick banking
How To Use FirstBank *894# For Quick Banking
For you to start using *894# for your quick banking, you need to have account with FirstBank and you have to make sure your phone number is linked to the account. Now what you have to do when you must have meet up with the above requirements is to register.
How To Activate Your Number For Quick Banking
- Dail *894*0# by clicking here
- You will see a list of masked debit card numbers linked to your account
- Choose the debit card you want to use
- Enter the 4-digit Personal Identification Number (PIN) for the selected debit card
- Create a new 5-digit PIN and this is your Firstbank transfer pin.
You have successfully activated your phone number for mobile money transfer you will need the following short codes for FirstBank quick banking
It is important to keep your Firstbank transfer pin safe and let it be what you can remember easily.
FirstBank Quick Banking Short Codes
Below are FirstBank USSD short codes for easy access
Account Opening : *894*0#
Airtime recharge: *894*Amount#
Airtime for others: *894*Amount*Number#
To transfer: *894*Amount*Account number#
To check balance : *894*00#
Mini-statement: *894*Account number#
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How to transfer money from Firstbank to other banks
To transfer money from First bank to First bank and other bank in Nigeria, just follow the below steps :
- Dial *894*Amount*Account Number#
- Select beneficiary bank
- Confirm amount
- Enter Beneficiary name and
- Enter five-digit PIN (Firstbank transfer pin)
- Finally select account to debit and you are done.
NOTE: FirstBank customers are allowed to transfer up to N100,000.00 per day and recharge airtime up to N10,000.00 per day.
How To Recharge With FirstBank USSD Code
When you want to buy airtime from Firstbank using a Short Code, then you can quickly dial *894*Amount# for your own sim card and enter your PIN. This will automatically purchase airtime for your registered SIM card
What if you want to buy airtime or recharge your other SIM card, friends, family or relative SIM card, you can easily dial *894*Amount*Phone number# and enter your PIN.
Just like I have said earlier that you can recharge a maximum of ₦10,000 a day.
How To Check Firstbank Account Balance With Short Code
To check your Firstbank account balance, you can dial *894*00#, and you’ll be shown your current account balance. You don’t have to perform any other special task neither do you need to stree yourself by visiting the bank.
What if you want to see a mini statement of your account?
How To See FirstBank Statement Of Account With USSD Code
You can be at the your place of comfort and still see your mini account statement with the help of USSD short code and you can do that by dialing *894*Account Number#
As easy as that, your mini statement will be shown.
Benefits and Features of FirstBank transfer code
Whether you’re at home or on the go, you can easily make use of First bank ussd transfer code to perform transactions, and it allows you to do it on your phone without going the internet.
- It is quick
- It is convenient
- It is secure
- It is the easy way of Banking
- You don’t need internet connection
- You can transfer money
- You can check balance
- You can buy airtime
- You can pay bills and lots more
- You can open an account
FirstBank USSD FAQ
What is 894?
894 is a quick, convenient, secure and easy way to perform your banking transactions (Transfer Money, Check Balance, Buy Airtime, Pay Bills and lots more) anytime and anywhere, using any type of phone without internet (data).
Who can use this service?
All Individual account holders with phone numbers enrolled on the Bank’s SMS alert platform. Joint, corporate, and multiple signatory accounts are not eligible for this service.
What services are available on 894?
You can transfer money, buy airtime for yourself and others, check your account balances, make purchases, pay your bills, open accounts, and lots more.
Can I use the service on more than one of my accounts?
Yes, you can.
How secure is the 894 Mobile Banking?
894 is secure as it requires registration and PIN authentication on all your banking transactions.
If you have any issue, you are totally advised to contact them via any of the following methods: Call 0700FIRSTCONTACT (0700-34778-2668228), 01-4485500, 0708-062-5000; SMS Short Code 30012 or email email@example.com, FinancialInclusion@firstbanknigeria.com, Firstcontact@firstbanknigeria.com.