Checking your Ecobank account balance is simple and can be done through various means and gadgets such as laptops, Tablets and smartphones with the help of internet banking but today internet banking might not be the best option when checking your Ecobank Account Balance because it can be stressful compared to other methods that am about to share with you.
No doubt you can check your account balance with your laptops, Tablets and smartphones using a reliable data connection but do you know you can check your Ecobank account balance using simple USSD Code that doesn't require any data connection, special registration or activation but by dialing a simple shortcode or sending a simple message using any Mobile phone with the sim card registered with the banker you operate.
2 Different methods to check your Ecobank account balance
As I said earlier, we are not going to discuss more on how to check your Ecobank account balance through online mobile banking unless you want to carry out other transactions but if you just want to check your account balance, there are better and simple ways to do it.
You can check your account balance simply by sending an SMS or by dialing a shortcode on your phone, this method will help you especially when you don't receive an alert on your phone even when someone has called and informed you that he paid money to your account all you need to do to check your Ecobank account balance instantly is to follow this simple steps your Ecobank Balance with your phone[/b] type an SMS
To check your Ecobank account balance through SMS, simply text "Bal leave a space and type your account number and send to 08063262265
Example: Bal 00448xxxx3 TO 08063262265
You will receive something like this:
Account Type: Savings or Current depending on the type of account you operate
Current Balance: 39,945
Available Balance: 39,945
At 22/09/2015 3:08:12PM
Note: You must have at least 5 Naira on your phone because you will have to pay normal SMS charges and most importantly make sure you use the phone number connected to your bank account number, I mean the one you used to receive an alert with and the best way to get balance fast is to send it on a working day between 9-5pm working hours.
USSD Code Shortcode Method
This method is the fastest and reliable means of checking your Ecobank account balance without internet and you don't even need to have airtime on your phone before checking your account balance through this method, all you need to do is to dial *326*0#
and your account balance will display on your phone screen immediately unless when there is not problem.
That's all, its simple and fast