Have you linked your BVN to your First Bank account? Is your bank account temporary blocked because of you haven’t linked your BVN to it? If you have registered for BVN and received your Bank verification number, you can easily link it to your account with using your phone. You can go to First Bank to do it but if you don’t have chance visiting the bank for this issue, you should not worry again because I will share with you how to do it yourself. If you are using GTBank, you can read our post on how to link BVN to GTBank.
How To Link BVN To First Bank Account
If you haven’t linked your BVN after 31st October 2015, you will no longer be able to receive or withdraw money from your bank account. It is because your account will be temporary blocked automatically. To link BVN to First bank account by yourself, use the phone number you usually use to receive an alert.
You Can Read : How To Get Back Your Bank Verification Number
== > Open your phone menu.
== > Locate message.
== > Send your “BVN#youraccountnumber#BVN” without the quotes to 08076664444.
Example, if your First Bank account number is 3012345678 and your BVN is 01234567890.
Now what you should send to 08076664444 is BVN#3012345678#BVN01234567890.
== > Confirmation: After sending the details as stated above, you will get a text message within 24 hours from First Bank informing you that your BVN has been successfully submitted for processing.
Then First Bank will reactivate your account once you submit the BVN details. After the reactivation, you will be able to receive and withdraw money from your account.
I hope this post helps you on how to link BVN to First Bank account without going to the back and be in queue.
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