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Mumbai. Online banking and mobile apps have made the working of banks much easier. Now most of the work is done sitting at home through online banking where you just have to login and start working. But now the work of banks has gone even further. Now you don't even need to login. One of these is WhatsApp Banking. Almost all banks are on WhatsApp today where you can get all the information related to banks. All you have to do is open your WhatsApp and you will get the account details. To provide such facility, State Bank has started WhatsApp Banking. You can take advantage of messaging service on WhatsApp. With this, the statement can also be found along with the account balance.
According to SBI, through the WhatsApp service, one can check account summary, view reward points, avail outstanding balance and card payment facility. Only SBI cardholder will get the facility of SBI WhatsApp service. Let us know how to register for WhatsApp Banking service.
How to take advantage of WhatsApp service
* You have to register to take advantage of WhatsApp service. For this you have to send a message to 7208933148. In the message you have to write - WAOPTINXXXX 5676791 where XXXX is the 4 digits of your card number.
*Keep in mind that you have to send SMS from registered SBI account only. After successful registration of WhatsApp Banking, you will get a confirmation message from 9022690226
* 9022690226 number has to be saved
* Now send Hi on WhatsApp number 9022690226. After this a pop message will come in which it will be written, Dear Customer, Welcome to SBI WhatsApp Banking Service. Please select any one option. 1-Account Balance, 2-Mini Statement, 3-DeRegister for WhatsApp Banking
* If you want to know the balance of your account, then you have to type 1 in WhatsApp. Similarly, for mini statement, you have to type 2
In this way, you can take advantage of many services of SBI on WhatsApp itself, for which you will not need to go to the bank branch or to the ATM. You can deal with this type of work on WhatsApp in your mobile phone. Almost all banks are providing the WhatsApp service, which has made the work of the customers easy.