SBI WhatsApp Service Launch: How to Sign Up, Check Bank Account Balance and More Benefits
SBI WhatsApp banking service allows users to check account balance and mini statement through a WhatsApp chatbot. Here is the step-by-step guide to sign up for the service.
- SBI launched the WhatsApp banking service.
- SBI WhatsApp banking service allows users to check account balance and mini statement through the messaging app.
- SBI customers must register for WhatsApp Banking service from their registered mobile number.
State Bank of India (SBI) recently launched WhatsApp banking service for its customers. SBI WhatsApp banking services can be used to check account balance and mini statement. In the mini-statement, the bank will provide information on the last 5 transactions.
SBI also revealed that account holders can now get the information at once without logging into the Yono app or going to the ATM for the mini statement. So, if you also have an account in SBI and want to use the new SBI WhatsApp banking feature, you must first register your SBI account for WhatsApp service and give your consent via SMS. Here’s how you can do it.
How to register for SBI WhatsApp Banking service
Step 1: Send an SMS — “WAREG A/c No to 917208933148” — from your mobile number registered with the bank.
2nd step: Once registered, text “Hi” to +919022690226.
Step 3: Or you can also reply to the message you received on WhatsApp saying “Dear Customer, you are successfully registered for SBI WhatsApp Banking services”.
Step 4: The WhatsApp bot will send you a few options to choose from. Select one of the options below:
1. Account balance
2. Mini statement
3. Unsubscribe from WhatsApp Banking
Step 5: Or you can also type and send your query.
Step 6: The SBI WhatsApp bot will show your account balance or a mini statement as per your query.
Notably, you can also unsubscribe from SBI WhatsApp Banking by simply selecting option 3, from the choices offered in the chat.
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