USSD

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 need for internet connectivity or data.

Quick Banking with FirstBank USSD Code *894#

Quick, Convenient, Secure and Easy Way of Banking

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 need for internet connectivity or data.

Customers can also dial *894# and get access to Quick Banking services in a menu-based layout without having to dial the codes.

When dialed, two options are displayed for the customer to choose from:

  • Quick Banking- Follow prompts to access the listed services for FirstBank account holders ONLY.
  • Firstmonie- For electronic wallet- based transactions. This product is available to both account holders and non-account holders.

Once you have a FirstBank 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.

Simply dial *894*0# to get started!

How to Register

Dial *894*0#

Simply dial *894*0#, a list of masked debit cards linked to your account is displayed.

1

Select Card

Customer selects preferred debit card, enter the 4-digit PIN for the selected debit card.

2

Create PIN

Customer is prompted to create Quick banking 5-digit pin.

3

Enter PIN

Customer enters 5-digit pin. Registration is complete.

4

Reset/Change PIN

Customer dials

β€’ *894#
β€’ Select reset pin
β€’ A list of masked debit cards linked to customer’s account is displayed
β€’ Customer selects preferred debit card, enter the 4-digit PIN for the selected debit card
β€’ Customer is prompted to create a new Quick banking 5-digit pin
β€’ Reset pin complete

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How to Recharge

Airtime Recharge for Self

Dial *894*Amount#

6

Airtime Recharge for Others

Dial *894*Amount*Phone Number#

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How to Buy Data/Pay Bills

To Buy Data

β€’ Dial *894*2# (Self)
β€’ Dial *894*2*PHONE NUMBER# (Others)

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To Pay Bills

Dial *894*3CUSTOMER'S UNIQUE ID#

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How to Transfer

For Transfer

Dial *894*Amount*Account Number#

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For Mini-Statement

Dial *894*Account Number#

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How to Check Balance

To Check Balance

Dial *894*00#

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For Account Opening

Dial *894*0#

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How to Deactivate Your Number on USSD

To Deactivate Your Mobile Number

Dial *894*911#

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How to Block/Unblock Debit Card

To Block Your Debit Card.

β€’ Dial *894# on your phone
β€’ Select quick banking
β€’ Then, select next page
β€’ Select card control
β€’ Select from these options:
- ATM
- POS
- WEB
- ALL CHANNELS
- FOREIGN
β€’ Lastly, enter your 5-digit PIN to confirm your transaction. Do bear in mind that from the options, you can choose to block your Debit card from a certain channel or all channels.

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To Unblock Your Debit Card.

β€’ Dial *894# on your phone
β€’ Select quick banking
β€’ Then, select next page
β€’ Select card control
β€’ Select from these options:
- ATM
- POS
- WEB
- ALL CHANNELS
- FOREIGN
β€’ Choose unblock option
β€’ Lastly, enter your 5-digit PIN to confirm your transaction. It is important to change the Pin of your Debit card in the case of recovery.

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FAQs

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).

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.

You can transfer money, buy airtime for yourself and others, check your account balances, make purchases, pay your bills, open accounts, and lots more.

If you have an existing FirstBank debit card(s) linked to your account(s):

  • Simply 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

Your number is now LIVE on the FirstBank USSD Quick Banking Service.

Yes, all subscribers of Airtel, MTN, Globacom and Etisalat networks can use and enjoy the services.

894 is secure as it requires registration and PIN authentication on all your banking transactions.

Please call 0700FIRSTCONTACT (0700-34778-2668228), or email firstcontact@firstbanknigeria.com. You may also visit the nearest FirstBank branch.

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