Have you been searching for how to block your Union bank account and ATM card? Read this guide. This article explains how you can easily block your Union bank account and ATM Card with USSD code in few seconds.
All banks and financial institutions has a standard policy of security system, the safety of your money is their priority and as such they have some preventive measures you can take to safeguard your money when you notice any malicious activities in your account.
We are very familiar with mobile banking, as we know, mobile banking is of two categories; the ussd code and the Mobile App. This mobile banking enables its customers to bank on the go, from the comfort of their homes 24/7.
The ussd mobile banking does not require much, you just need your cell phone and a good service, while the Mobile banking App needs a smartphone and a good data connection before it can operate.
The mobile banking code has a lot of features. You can easily top up airtime with it, make transfers to your family and friends, check balance, change pin, pay utility bills, and most importantly block your bank account and ATM card at any time.
How To Block Your Union Bank Account Number And ATM Card With USSD Code
Did you misplace your wallet? Or got robbed? You need not panic, you can easily block your Union Bank account and ATM card with just a simple code. This code does not necessarily require you to dial it from your registered phone number, just in case you lost your phone too.
You can dial this code from any cell phone at all, the ussd code is very fast and reliable.
To block Union Bank ATM card simply dial *826*21# then input your pin and proceed
To block Union Bank account number from your phone simply dial *826*6# then input your pin and proceed
To block your account number from another phone simply dial *826*6*mobile number# for example to block the phone number 080******** simply dial *826*6*080*********#
The SMS Method
You can also block your account number and ATM card using the SMS option, there is no extra cost to this apart from the usual N6.88 your network provider will charge. To perform this service, simply text “BLOCK CARD NUBAN” to 20123.
Once the message has been received, your account number and ATM Card will be blocked successfully. You can also block your account number and ATM card using your mobile banking App, just login your mobile banking, navigate to cards, click on hotlist, state reason for blocking and proceed.
Don’t fall victim to internet scammers, don’t be a doubting Thomas, they are very real. Immediately you notice any fishy act your account, you can easily use any of the methods above to block your account and ATM card. Be wise!
I hope this information is found useful, feel free to share it with your family and friends. You might be saving a life.