Sometimes your BVN number is not what you have handy to make use of. And you didn’t write it down somewhere. But often times if you are updating a form, or in the bank you might need it. Now going the extra mile to the customer service to show you or print it out is time consuming.
Meanwhile, this is just a dial away. And with your phone and the Sim card that you use to receive alert. Then you can check it. I will work you through on how to check BVN Number In Banks 2020 and for all Networks.
What is BVN?
BVN is Bank Verification Number or you call it Biometric Verification Number. It was implemented by the Central bank of Nigeria to curb illegal bank activities and reduce crime.
It is in line with modern security measure to reduce illegal transaction in the banking sector in Nigeria.
And every bank holder in Nigeria is issued a BVN. So if you don’t have one linked to your account, you might operate your account effectively or your account will not be accessible by you.
It will also be good for you to know that no two persons have the same BVN. And each individual have only one BVN linked to his or her numerous accounts. One BVN per individual.
Importance Of BVN
• It protects customers accounts from unauthorized access.
•It tackles cases of identity theft.
•It increases the odds of banking industry in fishing out black listed
• It exposes fraudulent accounts and shows fraudulent activities on
individuals bank accounts.
•It standardizes the efficiency of the banking operations.
•It helps to reduce queues in the banking hall.
• It is accepted as a means of Identification all over Nigeria.
Why You Must know How To Check Your BVN.
The fact remains that you must know how to check your BVN yourself because you will be needing it now often.
• BVN is a crucial part of the banking sector in Nigeria.
•With your BVN you can open a bank account with your phone and secure it.
How To Get Your BVN.
Below is the easy way to get your BVN.
•Walk into any bank, preferable any bank that you have an account with.
•Collect the BVN enrollment form
• Fill and submit the form.
• Go through Biometric data, that includes fingerprint capturing, face
capture, signature and other valid information.
•You will be issued and acknowledgement slip. A set of numbers called
the transaction ID.
• After some minutes you will be given your BVN number. And you will
also receive it on the phone number that you use to open do it and
open your bank account.
•Then link the BVN to all your bank account.
How To Check Your BVN
To check your BVN always use the line you use to open your bank account and you use to receive alert.
Wait for a few minutes to receive a message bearing your 11 digits of your BVN.
You will be charged #20 for the SMS.
How To Check Your BVN For Different Networks.
Below are how to check your BVN for different telecommunication
networks in Nigeria.
• *556*0# for MTN.
• Airtel and MTN use the same code. And even other networks *556*0#.
• *556*0# for 9mobile.
• *556*0# for Glo.
How To Check BVN For Different Banks.
•To Check for Zenith bank, *565*0#
• For First bank dial *565*0#.
• FCMB *565*0#.
• GTB *565*0#
• Ecobank *565*0#.
• Stanbic IBTC *565*0#.
• Access bank *565*0#
• UBA *565*0#
And it follows thus for all banks. All of them are using almost the same code.
Finally, the above are how to check BVN In All Banks 2020 and for all Network. It becomes easy when you couldn’t get it fast where you wrote it.
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