Most times we run out of airtime when making an important call, you may also be at home and no cash on you to get yourself a recharge card.
Buying of recharge cards just got easier,You can top up your phone from your bank account using your mobile phone by just dialing a short code. The value is deducted from your Bank account while the same value is credited to your mobile line without extra charges.
In order for this to work you must use the phone number you registered in your account.
Below are the Names of the banks in Nigeria that offer this service.
FIRST BANK CODE
For those who bank with First bank,to top up your phone directly for your bank dial *894*amount#.Example *894*1000#.Daily Limit is ₦3,000 Naira.
SKYE BANK CODE
For Skye Bank, dial and send the following code *389*076*1*Amount# Example *389*076*1*500#.
STERLING BANK CODE
For sterling bank users, Just dial *822*Amount#.
Example To recharge N1,000, Just dial *822*1000#, you will be credited with N1,000 airtime and N1,000 will be deducted from your bank account,the minimum recharge is N50.
ZENITH BANK CODE
Zenith bank users can top up their line by dialing *966*amount# or *302*amount# for MTN users.
Example: To recharge a sum of N500, simply dial *966*500# and your line will be credited with N500 airtime.
WEMA BANK CODE
For Wema bank customers,just dial *322*035*Amount#.
Example: To recharge a sum of N1,500 dial *322*035*1500# and your line will be topped up with N1,500 airtime while N1,500 will also be debited from your bank account.
ACCESS BANK CODE
For Access Bank customers Simply dial *901*Amount# and Send from your mobile phone Example: *901*750#.Daily Limit is ₦5,000 Naira.
To buy airtime for friends, family members and other third party individuals,you dial *901*Amount*Phone Number#.
FIST CITY MONUMENT BANK CODE (FCMB)
For FCMB customers Simply dial *322*214*amount# and send from your mobile phone,Example *322*214*1000#.
HERITAGE BANK CODE
For Heritage Bank customers, dial *322*030*Amount#,Example To Recharge N1,000 simply dial *322*030*1000#.
GUARANTY TRUST BANK CODE (GTB)
For quick recharge, dial *737*amount# and SEND from your mobile phone. Example *737*1000#
To recharge for other numbers, dial *737*Phone no*Amount#. Example *737*08055500555*1000# (Note you will have to verify the transfer by entering the last four digits of your ATM card).Daily Limit is ₦5,000 Naira.
KEYSTONE BANK CODE
For KeyStone Bank customers, dial *322*082*Amount#,Example To top up your line with N500 dial *322*082*500#.The minimum is N100 while the maximum is N3,000.
UNTIED BANK OF AFRICA (UBA)
For those of you using UBA simply dial *389*033*1*amount#,Example,To recharge N500 on your line dial *389*033*1*500# your line will be credited with N500 airtime and N500 will be deducted from your bank account.
For those using Unity Bank dial *322*215*amount# to recharge,Example: To recharge N1,000 dial *322*215*1000# and you will be credited with N1,000 airtime and N1,000 will be deducted from your account.
STANBIC IBTC BANK CODE
For Stanbic Bank customers Simply dial *909*Amount# and Send from your mobile phone,Example *909*1000#
Daily Limit is ₦5,000 Naira.
For Ecobank users, simply dial *326*amount#,Example To recharge N1,000, dial *326*1000# and you will be credited with N1,000 airtime while N1,000 will be deducted from your account.
FIDELITY BANK CODE
For self-recharge, dial “*770*amount# and SEND from your mobile phone (This is accessible using all types of mobile devices). Example *770*1000#.
To recharge for family and friends, dial *770*Phone no*Amount#. E.g. *770*08023456789*1000#.Daily Limit is ₦5,000 Naira.
DIAMOND BANK CODE
For Diamond Bank customers simply Dial *302*amount #,E.g: To recharge N1,000 dial *302*1000#.For Diamond Yello Account holders Dial *710*555*Phone no*Amount*PIN#.
There you have it i believe with these information buying of recharging cards will not be a problem anymore.