Are you aware you can access many banking services on your phone by just dialing simple codes? Or by making some clicks on your Internet banking profile? Well, you will confirm that at the end of this article.
The days when customers queue in line just to be attended to, is almost phasing out. There are now better ways to bank easier and smarter. With the introduction of Internet, Mobile and USSD Banking Systems, banking services have actually entered the palms of customers, thus making it easier on both sides: The Bank and her customers.
Overtime Sterling Bank has kept on waxing strong, improving with the change in time and growth in technology. Therefore, Sterling Bank Nigeria as a bank that embraces technology is not left out in this race. In this article, you will get to about the Sterling Bank Internet Banking, USSD Code banking.
WHAT IS STERLING BANK INTERNET BANKING?
First of all, Sterling Bank Internet Banking Service is a smart and user-friendly online platform, where you can access your banking needs without having to visit the bank or call the customer care. From the comfort of your room, you can perform transactions safely.
You can perform nearly all the banking operations using the Sterling Internet Banking Services. All you need to do now is to get started with the service and bank smarter.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF STERLING BANK INTERNET BANKING?
You could be wondering what the benefits of this service is. But have you thought about the convenience it will offer you to perform you banking transactions via the Internet Banking method?
- You can easily make funds transfer from the comfort of your room/home to any location in Nigeria.
- With the Sterling Bank Internet Banking Services, you can easily get your Bank Statement, just any time.
- Sterling Bank Internet Banking enables you to easily pay your utility bills like electricity bills, water bills, subscribe DSTV or GOTV and even pay for VISA.
- This banking services shields you from the risks involved with going to the bank for your transactions.
- Internet Banking will grant you the chance to take over your account and man it the way you like.
HOW TO REGISTER FOR STERLING BANK INTERNET BANKING
Before you can use the Sterling Bank Internet Banking Services, of course, you must be enrolled for it. There are two methods to get things done, register for Sterling Bank Internet Banking Services:
- First, you can visit any Sterling Bank closest to you and request for the Internet Banking form. Fill the form and submit.
- Secondly, you can register by the online method. To register for the Sterling Bank Internet Banking services via the online method, simply use this :
- Enter your Sterling Bank account number and the phone number linked with your account. In the course of the registration, a token code will be sent to that number. You can only continue when they have confirmed that the code is correct.
NOTE: If you must use the Sterling Bank Internet Banking Services, you must have a device with you can connect to the internet.
STERLING BANK TRANSACTION USSD CODE
Like it is stated above, you can have access to many banking services by just dialing simple codes with your phone. The Sterling Bank code aids you to easily transfer funds, check your account balance, get your Bank Statement, pay different bills and perform other transactions. Sterling Bank also offers Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) service VIA its transaction code is *822#.
With this transaction code *822#, you do not need to have access to the internet or any Smartphone; it can work from any phone provided the number is registered foe the service. It is however secure and easy.
THE BENEFITS OF USING *822# STERLING USSD CODE
You should be convinced first of all that it will be of any benefit to you before you can begin to use the Sterling Bank transaction code.
- You do not require data connection nor a Smartphone before you can perform you transactions.
- Simply make your regular bills payment seamlessly with the USSD code
- With this code, you can simply link all your accounts (accounts you have in Sterling Bank) and perform transactions with ease.
- You can transfer funds to any bank account within Nigeria very fast and easily.
- It is available on all mobile networks operating in Nigeria (MTN, Glo, Airtel, 9Mobile). The code does not also vary with these networks, as it is a unique code.
- It is available 24/7 except there is destabilization in the network.
HOW TO REGISTER FOR STERLING BANK USSD SERVICE
In order to get enjoy the benefits involved with using the Sterling Bank USSD banking code, you must be enrolled for the service. Having an account with the bank is not enough; you must have a transaction pin with which every transaction going through this terminal must be confirmed.
- Simply dial *822#.
- Follow the onscreen prompt to get started.
- Make sure you use a unique transaction PIN which only you know and a one you can easily remember.
HOW TO TRANSFER WITH STERLING BANK USSD CODE
It is one of the benefits of this code to simply transfer funds from your Sterling Bank account to any bank account within Nigeria.
- Dial *822*Amount*AccountNumber#
- Follow the on-screen prompt to complete the transaction
- Confirm the transfer by inputting your 4 digit transaction PIN
HOW TO RECHARGE WITH STERLING BANK USSD CODE
You can decide to recharge your mobile phone number from your Sterling bank account using the USSD code due to its convenience. To recharge your phone number simply,
- Dial *822*Amount# Eg. *822*200#
You may want to recharge another number different from your own mobile number, all you need to is,
- Dial *822*Amount*PhoneNumber# Eg *822*200*08107525499# on your phone. You will confirm the transaction with your transaction PIN.
HOW TO MAKE CARDLESS WITHDRAWAL USING STERLING BANK USSD CODE
You may want to make a withdrawal at the ATM but you do not have your ATM card. With this USSD code, you can withdraw even without your ATM
- Simply dial *822*42#
- Follow the onscreen prompt on the ATM to create an OTP.
- Enter the one-time PIN (OTP) and proceed with your transaction, following the instruction on the ATM screen.
HOW TO MANAGE YOUR ATM CARD WITH STERLING BANK USSD CODE
You may be traveling to a different country and you want to use your Sterling Bank ATM card there or you may want to disable your ATM card in case of loss or theft. You can simply manage your ATM card by dialing 82219#
On the on-screen prompt, select which of the services you want.
With the Sterling Internet Banking Services and their USSD code transaction services, you can have the banking services at your palm and simply perform many transactions from the comfort of your room.