How to check GCB account balance online

Are you tired of always having to go to the bank to check your GCB account balance? With the introduction of online banking, it is now possible to check your GCB account balance online.

Gone are the days GCB Bank customers queue at banking hall and ATMs at end of every month to transact business ( withdrawing salary and depositing, checking balance, etc). But now, things has evolved. GCB Bank has introduced GCB mobile banking services which help custmers to do several banking activities including checking their account balance without visiting the bank.

In this article, we will explore the various ways to check your GCB account balance online and provide tips on staying on top of your finances.

Checking your GCB account balance online


To check your GCB account balance, you must be registered on GCB mobile banking service. You can check your balance using USSD code or the GCB banking app. Using the USSD code is the simplest and fastest method.

How to register for GCB mobile banking

You must have an active GCB account to be able to register for the mobile banking service. The number you will use for thr mobile banking service must be the same number you used in opening the account.

  1. Dial *422# on your phone.
  2. Select GCB Mobile Banking
  3. Enter your GCB bank account number and press send.
  4. Follow the next link your number to your account and set up your PIN
  5. After you are done with registration, you will need to activate your mobile banking account to be able to start using it.

How to activate your account

  1. Dial *422# on your phone.
  2. Select GCB Mobile Banking.
  3. Enter your bank account number.
  4. After pressing send, your menu will change and now, you can access your GCB account information.

How to check your GCB account balance online

  1. Dial *422# on the number you used in registering the bank account
  2. Select Bank Services
  3. Select Check balance
  4. Enter your PIN
  5. Wait for a minute or less and your bank account balance and other details will be sent your mobile number via SMS.

Benefits of using GCB mobile banking

  1. It is convenient. No need to show up at the bank. Every banking service is available wherever you are on your phone.
  2. A smartphone with an Internet connection is all you need to use mobile banking services.
  3. There is 24/7 availability. You can benefit from mobile banking services at any time.
  4. Every transaction is immediately tracked, stored, and accessed via a mobile app. 
  5. Mobile banking services greatly improve the way customers view their financial operators.
  6. You only get the services you want without additional options that won’t benefit you in the long run.
  7. Mobile banking services reduce paper consumption and minimize personal carbon imprint. 

How safe is money with mobile banking?

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Your money is safe, transactions are highly protected using banking security standards.

What happens to the money in my wallet if my SIM gets lost or stolen?

All your transactions are protected by the highest level of security. You can replace your SIM card at any of the Telecom network’s outlet facilities. Your account will be immediately available to you following completion of the SIM card replacement process.

Is there a specific time to use GCB mobile banking service?

No. There is no time limit. You can use the service anytime and anywhere. The only time you can’t be able to access the service is when there is a system upgrade. And with that, you will be alerted ahead of time through SMS.


Checking your GCB account balance online is a simple and convenient way to stay on top of your finances. With the easy-to-follow steps outlined in this article, you can quickly and securely access your account balance anytime, anywhere. With regular monitoring of your account balance, you can make sure that your money is secure and that you have enough funds to cover any upcoming expenses.

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