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Capitec Bank Cellphone Banking | Mobile Banking: How to buy airtime,transfer money,account balances and pay bills on cellphone

Last Updated on October 18, 2023 by admin

Are you worried on how to carry out your transaction on your cellphone without visiting any of Capitec Bank branches. The good news is that you can now buy airtime, data and sms bundles,Send cash to friends and family also check your account balance from your mobile phone.

Capitec Bank  South Africa offer Remote Banking services on your cellphone or the Internet you can now choose the best way to bank. With *120*3279# ussd code transaction are made easy, secure ,reliable and fast. Almost any cellphone that can receive and send SMSs can be used to access Mobile Banking.

In our today discussion, i shall walk you through on how to carry out this process, so grab a cup of tea and sit back why i walk you round.

The transaction can be done with any cellphone that can receive and send SMSs used to access Mobile Banking provded the phone number is your register number with the bank.

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What is USSD CODE?

USSD (unstructured supplementary services data) is a technology similar to SMS. USSD is present on all South African GSM (global system for mobile communications) networks. It’s more secure than SMS as it doesn’t store any typed information on the cellphone. The service is session-based, which means that in each session you will be validated and transaction information can be saved

What can you do with Capitec Bank ussd code ?

  • Buy airtime, data and SMS bundles
  • Buy electricity
  • View account balances
  • View last electricity token purchased
  • Do credit facility transfers
  • Pay Capitec clients (with a verified cellphone number)
  • Transfer money between your accounts
  • Register for SMS Update for added security
  • Approve DebiCheck mandates
  • Stop your card if lost or stolen
  • Switch your card’s tap to pay functionality On or Off
  • Send your own account details using SMS or email
  • Email statements
  • Send cash to friends and family
  • View the last 5 transactions

How do I activate my capitec cellphone banking?

To activate or register for capitec cellphone banking which is know as ussd code  just  Dial *120*3279# to access this service or visit your branch to get your Pin activated

Please note: Remember to keep your PIN secret and never write it down or share it with anyone, even if they claim to be Capitec Bank staff.

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How to buy Airtime

To buy Airtime from Capitec Bank  for self and love once  simply dial *130*3279# free of charge to top up your cellphone!

Please note: Capitec Bank currently support Telkom Mobile, Cell C, MTN and Vodacom for direct airtime top-up.

What are the daily transaction limits?

The transfer limits for Capitec Bank Prepaid airtime,data bundles and sms bundles up to R505 collectively
Prepaid electricity up to R10 000 (depending on your vendor)
Capitec Bank client payments up to R3000

 

How to Transfer money from Capitec Bank

 

To transfer money from  Capitec Bank  just Dial *120*3279#  follow the prompt instruction to finish up the transaction.

Also READ: ABSA Bank USSD Codes:How to Register, transfer money,pay bills and check account Balance

you  can use  *120*3279# for the following transaction

 

How to change or reset  Capitec Bank USSD PIN

To change or reset  Capitec Bank USSD PIN , simly Dial *120*3279# immediately and change your PIN. If you can’t change your Mobile Banking PIN, suspend your Mobile Banking service immediately by calling our 24hr Client Care Centre on 0860 10 20 43 or visiting your nearest branch. Remember to keep your PIN secret and never write it down or share it with anyone

 

Transfer money between your accounts

  • Approve DebiCheck mandates
  • Stop your card if lost or stolen
  • Enable or disable tap to pay on your cards
  • Send own account details using SMS or email
  • Email statement
  • Send cash to friends and family
  • View the last 5 transactions

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