Do you want to know how to protect and secure your UBA bank account using the USSD self-service code? If yes, then you are at the right place. Here I’m going to show you
Contemporarily, because of the activities of fraudsters targeting account owners, UBA bank has warned customers to desist from certain activities that could expose them to fraud. This is to protect our accounts from being manipulated. However, you can not hold UBA bank liable for fraudulent activities, especially outside the banking premises.
Here are a few ways to protect your account
Block your USSD profile
Blocking your USSD profile is a way of protecting an account especially when the customer is suspecting fraud. Once you block your USSD profile, it becomes impossible to move funds from the account using the mobile transfer method. Dial *919*911# and follow the instructions to deactivate the USSD profile.
Never Expose your Personal banking details
Banking details should be confidential and should not be shared with anyone. UBA bank agents will never call you to disclose your debit card details to disburse or solve any account problem. Therefore, ignore any call or message requesting your account details. This is an efficient way to protect your UBA bank account
Protect your Username and Password
Do not share your Username and password when you are using internet banking. again, never use cheap words as your username and password. It is easy for scammers to remember them easily.
Do not store your details on your phone
Try to memorize your details in your head to avoid exposing them
Avoid unwanted Emails and Social media platforms
Do not subscribe to unwanted emails as well as unnecessary social media platforms. Fraudsters launch attacks using unknown links. However, do not regard any email you did not subscribe to.
Read also, how to detect fake bank alerts in UBA bank
Benefits of self-service USSD code
Moreover, the benefits of self-service can never be overemphasized. So, below are the benefits;
- First, the self-service USSD is fast, easy, and convenient.
- The service is available 24 hours even at odd hours
- The USSD service does not require any network hence it works on all Android, windows, and even the least java phones.
Read also, how to block your UBA bank ATM card
Summary of how to secure your UBA bank account
Securing your account is at your fingertip. However, make sure you use your USSD code whenever you suspect any foul play.
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