You can block a UBA ATM debit card with the USSD code or online method. However, this post explains various online methods you can use to block your UBA card if stolen or missing in Nigeria.
There are several ways to block a UBA ATM debit card online. First, with the UBA mobile app, you can block your ATM card easily. Also, WhatsApp and Facebook are other options to deactivate your ATM card online.
Therefore, find out how to use these options and other helpful topics.
How to Block UBA ATM Card Online Mobile App
Do you have the UBA mobile app on your phone? then you can use it to block your UBA ATM debit card if stolen or misplaced.
Here is how to block UBA ATM debit card online with mobile app:
- On UBA Mobile App, go tap Menu.
- Select the Self Service option.
- Next, select Block Card
- Lastly, enter your PIN to block your UBA ATM card.
Note that you must activate the UBA mobile app on your phone to block your ATM card. Additionally, you can unblock your UBA ATM debit card on the mobile app.
How to Block UBA ATM Card on WhatsApp (Leo)
The UBA WhatsApp banking number is +234 903 000 2455. On this platform, you can open an account, check balance, transfer money, pay bills, and also block your UBA ATM card.
Here is how to use WhatsApp to Block UBA ATM card:
- Save +234 903 001 0007 on your phone contact.
- Send a ‘Hi Leo’ message to Leo to get started.
- Follow the on-screen prompts
- Next, send BLOCK CARD to block your UBA ATM card.
Note: that the UBA WhatsApp banking works with the phone number linked to your account. Send the BLOCK CARD message to check your UBA balance using your own phone number. Not someone else phone number. Not even your other phone number.
How to Block UBA ATM Card on Facebook
Another easy way to block your UBA ATM card online is on Facebook. With the UBA ChatBanking on Facebook, you can block your UBA ATM card. This is the same UBA chatbot on WhatsApp and Instagram.
Here is how to Block UBA ATM card online on Facebook:
- Search for UBA ChatBanking on Facebook
- Then, tap the Message icon and send ‘hi’
- Follow the on-screen prompts
- Then, send BLOCK CARD to block your UBA ATM card.
To use this service, make sure you are on the verified UBA ChatBanking on Facebook. There are a lot of fake UBA pages on Facebook but a legit UBA page has a checkmark icon. If no checkmark icon, you are on a fake Facebook page and can be a victim of a scam.
Other Ways to Deactivate UBA ATM Card
You can block the UBA ATM card with the USSD code. On your phone, dial *919*10# and follow the on-screen prompts to deactivate your UBA ATM card immediately.
Also, you can block your UBA ATM card from another phone number by using the UBA USSD code to block account. Both options help to secure your account promptly.
To understand better, read on How to Block UBA ATM Card with USSD Code
Lastly, visit any UBA 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 UBA ATM card on the spot.
Can I Temporarily Block UBA ATM Card?
An easy way to temporarily block your UBA ATM card online is by using the UBA mobile app. With the UBA mobile app, you can easily block and unblock your debit card online. Follow the UBA ATM blocking process on mobile app and select unblock card instead of block card
Also, you can visit the UBA branch to unblock your ATM debit card.
These are common ways to temporarily to unblock your UBA ATM card later if, for instance, you find or recover it.
In summary, there are many ways to block a UBA ATM card online. If you lost or misplaced your UBA ATM card, you can deactivate it on the mobile app, WhatsApp and Facebook instantly. it is important to block it as soon as possible either through the or from another phone.
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.