- SBI Quick enables blocking of ATM Card within seconds, says bank
- SBI Quick works through SMS/missed calls, doesn't require internet
- User must ensure mobile number updated with bank account, it adds
"Lost your ATM Card? With SBI Quick, you can block your card within seconds. Know more:http://bit.ly/SBI-Quick-," SBI said on microblogging site Twitter.
How to register for SBI Quick:
One can send an SMS to number 09223488888 in the format 'REGAccount Number'.
Use your registered mobile number for that particular account. A confirmation message will be received indicating successful/unsuccessful registration.
If successful, you can start using the services. If unsuccessful, you should check the SMS format and the destination mobile number.
You must ensure that your mobile number from which the SMS is sent is updated with SBI for that account number, according to the SBI website.
Do you need an internet connection for SBI Quick?
If one has an Android, Windows, iOS or Blackberry phone, he or she can download the SBI Quick app from the respective App store. Those having this app on their phone need not remember the various keywords and destination mobile numbers. A special feature of this app is that one can use it even without an internet connection, as the communication would happen over SMS or missed calls. Besides, the mobile app is not mandatory for using this facility, states the website.
How to block ATM Card
You can block your ATM Card linked to the registered account in case of loss/theft.
To block the card, send an SMS from your registered mobile number to 567676 in the following format:
(XXXX represents the last 4 digits of the card number)
On acceptance of the request for blocking, you will get a confirmatory SMS alert containing the ticket number, date and time of blocking. Note that the ATM Card can also be blocked through the following means:
By calling State Bank Contact Centre
By visiting the nearest SBI Branch
To get the last 'clear' balance on your account, you may give a missed call or send an SMS with text 'BAL' to the number 09223766666
To get a mini statement, which contains the last five transactions from the account, you may give a missed call or send an SMS 'MSTMT' to 09223866666
E-Statement - last 6 months
You can avail an e-statement for the last six months of your savings bank account. The statement will be sent on your registered email ID with password encrypted PDF file, the portal noted.
For this, you can SMS 'ESTMT' to 09223588888
Education Loan Interest Certificate
To avail interest certificate of your education loan for a financial year, SMS 'ELI' to 09223588888
Home Loan Interest Certificate
To avail interest certificate of your home loan for a financial year, SMS 'HLI' 09223588888
For a 6-digit number, i.e. 567676, premium charges will apply. For 10-digit numbers, SMS charges will be as per the customer's mobile bill plan. For missed call, there is no charge. If the customer listens to IVR of 3 seconds which will be played after 4-5 rings, he or she will be charged as per the mobile bill plan for three seconds, SBI noted.
How to de-register
SMS 'DREG ' to 09223488888. You will receive a confirmation message indicating successful/unsuccessful de-registration. If successful, you will not be able to use the services until you register again. If unsuccessful, check the format and destination mobile number and try again, SBI added.
SBI Quick also helps the user to generate an ATM pin, get details on home and car loans, and on the Prime Minister's social security schemes.
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