You are going to learn how to buy airtime with GTB in few easy steps. Guarantee Trust Bank is leading the way of mobile instant top-up in Nigeria, they have not only made the process so easy, but totally secure. Looks like we getting closer to the end of purchasing e-pins.
If you have ever been stranded in a remote area or an estate where you can’t find a recharge card seller, then this technology was created for you. Here is how to buy airtime with First Bank, that method will come in handy if you an account with the bank or if you have a friend that does.
I will show you the simple steps to buy airtime with GTB in this tutorial.
Buy Airtime With GTB – Official Procedure
Two methods exist; the first is to buy airtime with GTB via SMS or Shortcode.
Method One – SMS
- Open the SMS app of your device
- Type Network Amount NUBAN NO
- Send SMS to 080766655555
- Network = Mobile Network eg. MTN, Glo
- Amount = Desired amount for top-up
- NUBAN NO = Your GTB account number
HINT: For example type in your message app, MTN 1500 8080808011 and send to 080766655555
Method Two – Shortcode
This is my favorite and one I use mostly. It should also work like a charm for you.
So if you want to recharge your mobile phone with NGN1500, simply dial *737*1500#
If you want to recharge a third party line; that is to top-up another mobile number other than your own.
Simply Dial *737*Amount*MobileNumber#
Follow the wizard that will follow after it has been processed. You would be required to select a mobile network and input the last four digits of your Naira Master Card.
HINT: Ensure you are sending the SMS or shortcode with the number you used in opening your GTB account. The mobile number you normally get GTB alert and updates.
This is how you buy airtime with GTB. I hope this was helpful.