In a bid to deepen its comitment towards providing easy banking experience Access Bank PLC has introduced WhatsApp Banking to bring its Banking Relationship Managers closer to their customers.
WhatsApp Banking is an alternative channel that provides financial services to existing and potential customers through the use of WhatsApp application, leveraging the real- time messaging capabilities of the Whatsapp Platform.
The Whatsapp banking is the latest in the series of innovative features in Nigeria. Just a few weeks back, Firstbank, UBA, and GTBank announced the introduction of WhatsApp banking.
But as it stands now, it is been championed by Access Bank.
Access Bank WhatsApp banking is now live!
If you have an account with Access Bank, this is good news to you as it's designed to allow existing and potential customers make use of financial services that Access Bank
offers such as funds transfers, airtime purchase, bill payments, balance inquiry, account opening, request payday loan, check BVN and so much more.
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• You need to, add the mobile number- +234 9090 901 901 , as a contact on your phone and save it with “Access WhatsApp Banking”
• Say ‘Hi’
• A menu will appear for you to select an Option.
• Select ‘Register’
• Input your first and last name
• Input your email address
• Input default Access Bank Account
√ Registration is complete.
Access WhatsApp Banking will ask if further assistance is needed.
Access WhatsApp Banking ends the
NB: Make sure you use the number connected with your Access Bank account on WhatsApp.
This is a welcome development as it's a way of ensuring that customers are provided with the opportunity to enjoy the ease of access and engagement in their banking transactions and maximize their financial Opportunities.
Hopefully, WhatsApp pay will be
supported sooner or later.
Nevertheless, we urge the management to Implement adequate security to avoid Hacking accounts of the customers.