How to deactivate a USSD profile in FCMB bank

Do you want to know how to deactivate a USSD profile in FCMB bank? Do you want to use the bank USSD code from your phone? If yes, then you are in the right place

Because of globalization and its impact on the banking sector, The First City Monument Bank known as FCMB has made transactions more accessible and has improved its effectiveness in the banking sector.

However, the introduction of Unstructured supplementary service data known as USSD has made banking activities easier for Nigerians. You can use this code to pay bills, transfer airtime, open an FCMB account and buy data, etc. But before you can use the USSD code, You must activate it by following the instructions below.

How to deactivate a USSD profile in FCMB bank

Use your FCMB bank registered line which is your alert line to register

  • Dial *329# to see the Main Menu
  • Select self-service
  • Select block account
  • You have successfully deactivated your USSD code
  • With this code, you now know to activate and deactivate your USSD profile

NOTE, your PIN must be confidential

Contact FCMB customer care number

0700 329 0000 012793030

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How to deactivate a USSD profile in FCMB bank

Benefits of USSD transfer code

There are numerous benefits of recharging airtime and paying bills using the USSD code. Here are the benefits listed below.

  • It is easier, confidential, and secure.
  • The internet is not needed to perform any transaction.
  • It works on the least and cheapest phone, the Nokia torch.
  • It works on Android, Windows, Blackberry, ios, Symbian, and java phones.
  • It works on Mtn, Glo, Airtel, and 9mobile networks.
  • It saves you the stress of queuing up in the bank.

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  • Importantly make sure you use the alert line. This is the registered line on the FCMB bank account.
  • A mobile phone is needed to perform transactions.
  • There must be network coverage to enhance connectivity.


  • However, be careful when typing the figures using your phone. This is because you can hardly reverse any mistake made in the course of transferring funds or buying airtime. Therefore, every transaction made is permanent.
  • Do not disclose your PIN or ATM card to anyone. Fraudsters debit people’s funds without their notice.

Summary of how to deactivate a USSD profile in FCMB bank

Deactivating a profile is done because of certain conditions. It is advisable to be in touch with your bank officer or a customer care agent to fully resolve issues in the bank.

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