First bank mobile app: how to register your account

Are you a first bank customer looking for how to register First bank mobile app, you’re at the right place as I will guide you through in all you need to know about the bank mobile app called firstmobile.

The firstmobile is a mobile banking which provides banking services to all first bank customers that registered for it. Mind you, this is different from the first bank *894#.

The two are mobile banking but the *894# ussd code is offline, while the mobile app requires internet services. Right now I’m not talking about the ussd code, but rather first bank mobile app.

What is first bank mobile app / Firstmobile

First bank mobile app is a banking app offered by first bank of Nigeria to it’s customers, for their easy and convenient banking services. To use the firstmobile, you only need to download first bank mobile app on your android or ios device.

You will also have to register your account using your atm card and your first bank account number. Remember, you must have your atm card ready before you can register for the first bank mobile banking.

It is very much compulsory that you must have your atm ready before you can register First fank mobile app. Now let me enlighten you about the features in the first bank app.

You need to exercise a bit of patience and let’s see the features, before proceeding to how to register First bank mobile app.

Features

Some of the major features of the firstmobile are as follows;

1. Money transfer made easy:

With firstmobile app, you don’t have to worry about going to the bank or using the atm to transfer money within the country. Right inside your home, office or anywhere, you can transfer money from your account to another account using the first bank mobile app.

As long as there’s a network connection in that area, and you can browse with your phone, money transfer is lot easier than you think. With the mobile app, you can transfer up to two million naira from your bank account.

So if you’re looking for the best convenient way of money transfer, kindly download first bank mobile app on your mobile phone.

2. Buy airtime and data

Buying of airtime and data is so easy and convenient, no need to locate the nearest shop or store selling airtime. You can conveniently recharge your phone from your bank account using the first bank mobile app.

Thie same goes with buying of mobile data for your browsing or downloading. You only need to download the firstmobile app on your phone and you’re good to go.

3. View statement of account

Everyday you will see lots of people going to the bank because of statement of account. Honestly there’s no need to go to the bank to request for first bank statement of account if you have the first bank mobile app.

You can check your statement of account, or even print it out. I don’t see the reason why a bank customer would waste their time going to the bank to request for statement of account whereas you can get that from the app right inside your home or work place.

4. Pay bills

This comes in handy for those that has cable TV like the dstv, paying of utility like the electricity bills, betting like the bet9ja and Co, internet services like the smile network, school and religious institutions.

5. Collect a loan

If you want to collect a loan from first bank, you can do by using the bank firstmobile app. I haven’t tried this feature as I don’t fancy borrowing money from banks. You should download the app and use it to collect a loan from the bank.

There are many other features on the first bank mobile app, all you need to do right now is to download and install the app on your mobile phone, register and explore the bank mobile app.

Having talked about the features, now let’s move on how to register first bank mobile app.

How to register first bank mobile app

This is the first and foremost to do, after downloading and installing the app on your mobile phone. Don’t worry I have provided you with the download links for your mobile phone.

Kindly note that the first app is only available on android and ios. For those looking for the pc version, I’m sorry there’s nothing like that. Remember that I said this is a mobile banking, so if you need this on your computer, then you need to register for first bank internet banking.

Kindly use the links below to download first bank mobile app on your mobile phone;

Now you have downloaded and installed the app on your mobile phone, now let’s proceed to how to register first bank mobile app.

On your mobile phone, kindly open the first firstmobile on your android or ios device. As this is your first time, tap on New user? Register.

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On the next page is to register your account for first bank mobile banking. Note, you must use your atm card to register your account.

On the page, you will see where the bank states how to activate first bank mobile app using your atm card. If you have the Verve or mastercard, you will use it to activate the mobile banking.

On the space written card number, you will enter your atm card number in the space followed by card pin.

The card pin is the pin number of your atm card.

Enter them and tap continue to move on to the next step.

How to register first bank mobile app

On the next screen is to enter the pin which you will use to login to your firstmobile app. You will see three options on the screen, and they are;

  • mPin
  • Confirm mPin
  • OTP

On the space for mPin, you will enter a five digit pin for the first bank mobile app. You will also confirm the pin in the second space written confirm mPin.

The bank will send an OTP code on the phone number linked to your bank account. Enter the OTP code in the space written OTP and tap continue to proceed to the next step.

On the next screen, you will enter two questions and their answers, and also your transaction pin.

The transaction pin is the pin which you will use to finalize transaction on the first bank mobile app. You can use your atm card pin for easy remembering of the pin.

So enter the two questions and their answers, the transaction pin, and confirm the transaction pin by entering it in the second space. Leave the referral option empty unless you’re referred by someone, and finally tap on the complete button.

And that’s the end.

You have successfully registered and activated firstmobile on your mobile phone. You’re set and ready to use the application on your phone.

This is how to register first bank mobile app, and as you can see, this wouldn’t take you more than ten minutes to get it done. As long as you have your atm card you have no problem registering for this mobile banking.

How to transfer money using First Bank mobile app

To transfer money using the first bank app, open the application on your mobile phone. You don’t need to navigate as Transfer is right on the homescreen.

Tap on transfer, select To first bank account if you’re sending to first bank, or To other bank if you’re sending to other banks.

Lets take for example you’re sending to other banks and which is gtbank. Tap on other banks and wait for it to load.

On the space written from account, tap to select your account. To the bank means the bank you’re sending the money to, you can use the search button to search the bank or scroll down and select the bank.

Enter destination account is the recipient account number. The account number of the person whom you’re sending the money to.

Enter amount is the amount which you want to send, and finally enter narration. In the space for narration, you can write money transfer to Kennedy or any other thing you want write.

Tap on continue to proceed to the next stage.

This is the final stage, where you will have to enter your transaction pin. Make sure all the details or informations on your screen is complete, and enter your transaction pin. You can chose to save the person as a beneficiary for future money transfer.

Finally tap on the confirm button to transfer money to the person’s account.

This is how to transfer money using First Bank mobile app. Remember, you can use the same method to transfer money to another first bank account, and also saving the person’s account number as a beneficiary for future use.

How do I check my bank statement on First Bank app

To check your statement of account on the firstmobile app, open the app on your phone. Look up on your screen and you will see history with a calendar beside it.

Tap on the icon, within few seconds it will load your current statement of account. You can select the particular date you want to view by simply tapping on the calendar icon. Select the dates and tap on the apply button.

It will display all the statement of account for the selected date or month.

So this is how to check your first bank statement of account using the bank mobile app.

How to buy airtime from first bank app

To buy airtime using the first bank mobile banking, open the application. You will see buy airtime on your screen.

Tap on buy airtime, and do the same for the second time. You can select the person’s number if it is on your mobile phone contact or probably enter the person’s phone number even if you are buying for yourself.

Where you see select biller, tap and select the mobile network. Right there you will see all the four prepaid networks in Nigeria; MTN, Airtel, 9mobile and Glo.

Tap continue to proceed to the next stage.

Select your debit account and enter the amount which you want to buy and tap continue. The next page is to finalize the transaction, kindly enter your transaction pin and tap confirm to buy the airtime.

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This is how to buy airtime from first bank, using the first bank mobile app for android and ios.

How can I buy data from First Bank Mobile App?

To buy data, tap on bills and scroll down to data. Select the biller by tapping on your preferred network.

For example you want to buy airtel data bundle, select airtel as the biller, and tap on select product. All airtel available data bundle will be on the list, kindly go through them and make your choice.

In customers unique number, enter your phone number or phone number of the person you’re buying the data for, and same goes for phone number. Tap continue to go to the next stage.

It will display your account balance, and tap continue. Lastly is to enter your transaction pin, enter the pin and tap pay. You have successfully bought a data bundle the first bank mobile app.

Facts Questions Responses

1. How to activate first bank mobile app without atm card

I’m sorry you can’t activate the bank mobile application without using the atm, there’s no provision for that. You must use a debit or credit card to activate the firstmobile app on your mobile phone.

If you don’t have the atm card, try and apply for it. Mind you, it cost just N1k and the bank will give it to you same day.

2. How do I setup my first bank mobile app? 

Use the above tutorial to setup the first bank mobile banking app on your mobile phone. It wouldn’t take you more than ten minutes to round everything up and start using the application on your phone.

More on First Bank

There’s more to see on the first bank mobile app, having known how to register and active for the firstmobile, you simply need to download the app on your phone, and explore more of it benefits and features. With this I come to the conclusion of this post, if you have any issues somewhere, I’m here to assist you. You can also contact your bank for better services and assistance.

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