Union Bank Transfer Code, All USSD Functions Explained

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yungmoore
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November 25th, 2023, 1:28 pm

Introduction:

In the fast-paced world of banking, convenience is key, and Union Bank has stepped up its game by introducing an easy banking code, *826#, for its customers. This USSD code facilitates various transactions, including buying airtime, making cardless withdrawals, transferring money to other banks, checking account balances, opening new accounts, and paying bills. This comprehensive guide will walk you through the functionality of the Union Bank transfer code, ensuring you make the most of this hassle-free banking experience.

How to Access Union Bank Transfer Code
To access the Union Bank transfer code, you must have an active account with the bank. Dial *826# on your phone, and voila! You're ready to enjoy a range of Union Bank services.

Union Bank USSD Banking Codes

Transfer Money to the Account:
Code: *826*1*AmountAccount No#
Example: *826*1*50001234567890#
Steps: Dial the code, enter the amount, recipient's account number, and verify with your transfer PIN.

Transfer to Other Banks:
Code: *826*2*AmountAccount No#
Example: *826*2*50009876543210#
Steps: Dial the code, choose the recipient's bank, enter the amount, account number, and verify with your transfer PIN.

Check Account Balance:
Code: *826*4#
Steps: Dial the code and enter your transfer PIN to check your Union Bank account balance.

Request for Loan:
Code: *826*41#
Steps: Dial the code, follow the prompts, and meet the necessary requirements to request a loan.

Buy Airtime:
Code: *826*Amount#
Example: *826*500#
Steps: Dial the code and enter the desired amount to recharge your phone.

Buy Airtime for Others:
Code: *826*Amount*3rd Party Mobile Number#
Example: *826*200*08012345678#
Steps: Dial the code, enter the amount, recipient's mobile number, and confirm with your transfer PIN.

Purchase Data:
Code: *826*9#
Steps: Dial the code and follow the prompts to purchase data.

Data Capture After Enrollment:
Code: *826*3*Account Number#
Steps: Dial the code, enter the account number, and complete the data capture process.

To Block an Account on Your Phone Number:
Code: *826*6#
Steps: Dial the code and follow the prompts to block your account on your phone.

To Block Accounts on Other Person’s Phone Line:
Code: *826*6*Mobile Number#
Steps: Dial the code, enter the mobile number, and follow the prompts to block the account.

Pay Merchant (mCash):
Code: *826*22*Merchant CodeAmount#
Steps: Dial the code, enter the merchant code, amount, and confirm with your transfer PIN.

Request for ATM Card:
Code: *826*21#
Steps: Dial the code and follow the prompts to request a new ATM card.

Cardless Withdrawal:
Code: *826*7*Amount#
Steps: Dial the code, enter the amount, and follow the prompts for cardless withdrawal.

Card Management (Block or Unblock):
Code: *826*21#
Steps: Dial the code and follow the prompts to block or unblock your card.

Limit Increase:
Code: *826*8#
Steps: Dial the code and follow the prompts to increase your transaction limit.

Locate Union Direct Agent:
Code: *826*19#
Steps: Dial the code to locate the nearest Union Direct Agent.

About the Transfer Code
The Union Bank USSD Code, *826#, provides a seamless and 24-hour banking experience across all mobile networks—MTN, Airtel, Glo, and 9Mobile. It remains a reliable and enduring shortcode that stands the test of time, allowing users to access banking services whenever and wherever.

How to Activate Your Union Bank Account
To activate your Union Bank account using the transfer code, ensure you have:

An active phone number linked to your account.
An active Union Bank account.
An active credit or debit card.
Activation Steps:

On your caller app, dial *826#.
Enter your account number.
Input your 6-digit credit/debit card.
Enter your 4-digit transfer PIN to authorize the activation.
Note: A nominal fee will be charged for activating your Union Bank account.

Conclusion
By dialing *826#, you've unlocked a world of convenience with Union Bank's transfer code. Whether you're transferring money, checking balances, or paying bills, this USSD code simplifies banking for Union Bank customers. Enjoy the ease of financial transactions at your fingertips and make the most of the seamless banking experience Union Bank has to offer. Dial *826# today and embrace hassle-free banking!

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