we’ve been there at some points in life, no card to make a very important call and a colic of yours is ready to help you but doesn’t know how to
go about it, or maybe …. Well transferring is involved, lets rock and roll.
NOTE: TRANSFERRING OF CREDIT AND DATA BETWEEN SIMS CAN BE CARRIED OUT USING A PIN, THIS PIN CAN BY DEFAULT ON MOST NETWORKS RANGES FROM ‘0000’ TO ‘000000’ (4 zeros to 6 zeros) if you are not so sure, click here to see how to find the one for your network
How To Share Credit On MTN
You can transfer or share credit from one MTN sim to the next by two very easy ways that don’t require you to be online.
- Sharing By SMS
In this method, what you have to do is to SEND and SMS with “Transfer, Recipient’s Number, Amount and PIN to 777.
That is to say, you SMS ‘Transfer 08031234567 1500 1234’ to 777.
Upon sending this message, you will receive an SMS asking you to confirm that you want to make the transfer.
You confirm this by sending an SMS with ‘YES’ to 777.
- Sharing By Dialing
You can also transfer credit from your phone to another MTN customer’s phone by dialing 600Recipient’s NumberAmountPIN# on your phone and then click on send/press ok. For example, dial6000803123456715001234# and then send/ok.
When the transfer has been completed, you will receive a message informing you that the transfer was successful.
NOTE: YOU HAVE TO CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD/PIN, Know how to do that here
How To Share Credit On Glo
To Transfer Credit, dial 131Phone Number of the recipientAmount to be transferredPassword#. For example, if your password is 12345 and you want to transfer N75 to a customer with Phone Number 08155570458, then you dial 131081555704587512345#. You will receive notification via text message once the transfer is completed. Default password is 00000.
How To Share Credit On Airtel
Now, transferring or sharing credit on airtel can be done in three ways, one is kind of complex and to much talk, the other two are pretty easy, I’ll be teaching you all three nevertheless.
Sharing By Dialing
You simply dial *432# on the phone you wish to send from. You now choose the ‘transfer airtime’ option.
Here you are asked to enter the number of the person you’re transferring credit to. You are now asked to enter your PIN.
You now confirm your transaction by clicking 1.
Sharing By Text
To share credit to another Airtel user’s phone, send an SMS to 432 using the following: 2u [space] Receiver’s Airtel Number [space] Amount [space] Pin
To perform Etisalat credit transfer via SMS, dial 223PINAmountRecipientNumber#. For example, to transfer N500 to 08090876422 with PIN 0921, dial 223092150008090876422#. Make sure that 10 Naira will remain on your account.