Are you wondering how you can get your fcmb account balance? This article is for you, as you will learn different ways to check your balance without having to go to the bank.
One important thing you will need is your phone number. I mean the number you used in opening the account.
So in case you have lost your SIM card i.e. the number on your account, you will need to reactivate the phone number by doing a Welcome back or changing the number entirely.
You can’t get an alert from your bank or check your account balance if you are not using the registered phone number on your account.
You can use the following methods to check your balance;
- Calling FCMB Care Agents
- Online Chatting
- Facebook or Twitter page
- FCMB Mobile App
- Sending FCMB a Whatsapp Message
Code to Check FCMB Account Balance
To check your account balance with FCMB USSD code, dial *329*00#. Your account balance will appear on the screen.
Using your bank’s code is one common method that you can always use to check your account balance.
Every bank has its own ussd code, it is easier and faster. USSD here simply means Unstructured Supplementary Service Data.
With your bank’s USSD code you can check your account balance, make transfer, buy airtime from your account, make payments and subscriptions.
You can save the code and dial it any time you want to check your account balance.
Call FCMB Customer Care Centre
This is one best method you can use to check your account balance. This method requires you to call your bank’s customer care lines using your phone number.
- Dial 01-2798800 or 07003290000
- Request for your account balance
- You will be asked to confirm your account by providing your account name and number, email address, home address, next of kin and so on.
- Your account will be verified and within a short while your account balance will be forwarded to your phone number.
Get Your Account Balance Via Online Live Chat
You can check your account balance through an online live chat with FCMB customer care personnel. This is what you should do;
- Visit the website – www.fcmb.com
- Go to the section – SITEMAP
- Under SITEMAP go to the personnel banking section
- Click on savings account, post your request. You will receive a message containing your account balance.
Using Social Media – Facebook & Twitter
You can use any of the following social media to check your account balance.
The only thing you need is a smartphone.
With your smartphone, you can login to FCMB Facebook or Twitter page and make a request for your account balance. Follow the steps below:
With your smart phone login to your Facebook or Twitter account whichever is preferable to you
In your search box, search for FCMB customer care personnel
Post a request for your account balance on their page
You will be asked to confirm your account details by providing your account name and number, phone number, DOB etc.
Your account details will be verified in a short moment after which your account balance will be sent to you.
Check Using FCMB Mobile App
Every bank has a mobile application that enables their customers reach out to them as well as perform other banking activities such as transfers, airtime, data subscriptions, ATM card blocking, and dstv subscriptions etc.
With your mobile app, your account balance is easy to reach out to. To check your account balance, you need to;
- Visit your Google play store or Apple store on your android or apple phone.
- Search for FCMB mobile app
- Download and install the application
- Launch and open the application
- Click on manage account. Your account balance will appear on the screen.
With your mobile app it’s easy to check your account balance anytime, anywhere.
Contact them on Whatsapp
Another easy means to check your account balance is through FCMB customer care Whatsapp number.
Of course you can chat with their customer care personnel on Whatsapp and get your account balance.
Do make sure that you used the phone number you used to open the account to send message to their Whatsapp number requesting for your account balance.
FCMB Whatsapp numbers are; 09099999814 and 09099999815.
You can send your message to any of the Whatsapp number. Also get your account details ready, you will be asked to give information about your account.
This information include; your account name and number, phone number, date of birth, and so on.
The details you provide will be verified and then your account balance will be sent to you.
If you are using a smartphone and have access to the internet, the best method is using the mobile app. Just open it up and login, it will be right there on the dashboard.
For those who doesn’t have access to the internet, your best bet is to use the code. It is the best options in this situation.
Others such as calling customer care centre, online chatting and sending whatsapp messages to their dedicated number should only be used if the above options aren’t available or working for you at that moment.
This article was most recently revised and updated on May 7, 2021