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Don't Ever Save Any Of These 10 Bank Informations On Your Phone.

These days, scammers are coming up with new ways of hacking into people's bank accounts and causing them pain by removing their hard earn money.

But in this article, Nairablog.1 would be exposing some ways these hackers get hold of your informations, and ways to counter their hacking.


There are many ways fraudsters can get your information. They can get it through most importantly, your phones, atm cards, disposed bank receipts amongst others.


This article, is written to rather enlighten you on certain informations to never store on your phone. You might have stored them innocently, but the you completely read this article, go fast and delete them!! It's for your own good.


1. Your BVN [ Bank Verification Number] - This is the most important bank detail in Nigeria. Once scammers get ahold of this, it is finished!! This verification is tied to your bank account, and is it used as a means of approval,and also used to distinguish one's account from another. 


Some people have saved this on their phone inorder not to forget it. Bit it's not safe! Save it elsewhere!


2. ATM card pin - Some people have the habit of always forgetting their card pins. Inorder to stop this trend, they save the pin to their phone. Oshey, this is wrong! It's like adding salt to injury.


Don't ever try this if you still love the money in your bank account.


3. Bank account number


4. Bank account name


5. CVV number - This is the 3 digit code at the back of your atm card. Very small but mighty!


6. Date of birth


7. One time password


8. ATM card number


9. ATM card expiry date


10. Registered phone number.


These are very vital informations you wouldn't want in the wrong hands.


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