There are different ways to block Stanbic IBTC ATM debit card in Nigeria whether it is stolen, missing or for any reason.
To block your Stanbic IBTC ATM debit card if stolen or missing, dial the USSD code *909# and follow the on-screen prompts to select “Block Card”. Other options include SMS, a mobile app and customer care number, social media and so on. Of course, you can block the Stanbic IBTC ATM card from your phone or with another phone.
Therefore, find out in this post how to use any of these options and other helpful topics.
How to Block Stanbic IBTC ATM Debit Card with USSD Code
A quick way to block a Stanbic IBTC Debit card is by dialling the USSD code on the phone number linked to the Stanbic IBTC bank account without going to the bank.
Here is how to block Stanbic IBTC ATM debit card with USSD code if stolen/missing:
- Dial 909#
- Select Next
- Select the “My bank” option
- Then, select “Service Request”
- Select “Block Card”
- Lastly, enter your USSD PIN
This USSD code only works on the phone number linked to your Stanbic account. If the information is correct such as your PIN, Stanbic IBTC Bank will block your ATM card immediately.
How to Block Stanbic IBTC ATM Card on Mobile App
You can block your Stanbic IBTC ATM card online by using the mobile app if it is stolen or misplaced.
Here is how to block Stanbic IBTC ATM debit card on the mobile app:
- Open the Stanbic IBTC Mobile App.
- Click on the Profile.
- Select Card Management.
- Next, select Hotlist Card.
- Lastly, block the ATM Debit Card
Note that you can also unblock your Stanbic IBTC ATM debit card on the mobile app.
How to Block Stanbic IBTC ATM Card by SMS
To block Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM debit card with SMS, do this: On your phone message, type in BLOCKCARD; then, send it to 30909. It is that simple! No need to include your Stanbic IBTC Nuban number.
You can also include your Stanbic IBTC account number to block the ATM card. To do this, type the message “BLOCKCARD AccountNumber” and send it to 30909.
Immediately, Stanbic IBTC Bank will notify you with an SMS that your ATM debit card is deactivated.
How to Block Stanbic IBTC ATM Card Through Phone Number
Another way to block the Stanbic IBTC ATM card is through the customer care number. Dial 0700 909 909 909 on your phone to speak to a customer care representative who will assist you to block your ATM debit card quickly.
The Stanbic IBTC Bank customer care phone number including is available 24/7 for issues relating to cards and transactions.
How to Block Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM Card from Another Phone
Sometimes the reason why you want to block your ATM card is that you lost personal belongings such as your phone. Therefore, a quick response would be deactivating your ATM debit card from someone else’s phone.
To block your Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM from another phone, dial *909*29*phonenumber#. Then, follow the on-screen prompts to block your Stanbic account. This USSD code would not only deactivate your ATM card but also stop all debit transactions on your account. No one will be able to withdraw money from your account until you unblock it.
Also, block your Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM debit card from another phone by calling the customer care number. Dial this number: 0700 909 909 909 to speak to a customer service operator who will help you to block your card.
Other Ways to Deactivate Stanbic ATM Card Online & Offline
You could also block your Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM card online through social media pages. Send a message to Stanbic IBTC Bank on the Facebook or Twitter page and a customer care representative will assist you with how to block your ATM debit card.
Lastly, visit any Stanbic IBTC Bank branch to block your ATM card. Go to the customer service unit of the branch and you will get a form to deactivate your debit card. In addition, you can request and get a new Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM card on the spot.
How to Block Stanbic Bank Account
Apart from blocking your Stanbic IBTC Bank debit card, you could also block your bank account temporarily if you suspect your account is not safe. Such as if you lost your debit card, phone and other sensitive information. Hence, blocking your Stanbic IBTC bank account will prevent someone from withdrawing money from it through any means until you resolve the issue.
To block your Stanbic IBTC Bank account, dial *909*36#. Enter this USSD code, follow the on-screen prompts and enter your PIN. Following the process will deactivate Stanbic IBTC Bank USSD mobile banking on your phone (Mtn, Glo, Airtel or 9 Mobile).
The Stanbic IBTC Bank *909*36# is a quick way to block your account. Block it, if it is compromised or hacked. It will stop all debits from the account. Importantly, prevent someone from withdrawing money from your account.
This is useful if, for instance, your ATM card is stolen, your account is compromised or does not need this service anymore.
Can I temporarily Block my Stanbic ATM Card?
You can temporarily block your Stanbic IBTC bank ATM debit card and unblock it later if, for instance, you find or recover it.
An easy way to temporarily block your Stanbic IBTC bank ATM card is by using the Stanbic IBTC mobile app. With the Stanbic IBTC mobile app, you can easily block and unblock your debit card online.
Also, you can visit the Stanbic IBTC Bank branch to unblock your ATM debit card.
In summary, if you have lost or misplaced your Stanbic IBTC Bank ATM card, it is important to block it as soon as possible either through the USSD code, mobile app or by contacting customer care online or offline.
I hope you find this information helpful.
Therefore, try it and let me know your experience by leaving a message in the comment section below.