Allied Bank offers its user to use Allied Mobile App for online banking. Allied Bank is one of the most famous banks in Pakistan. A lot of users are using the allied to deposit, send and receive money. It’s a secure and trusted bank. They offer different types of Account but their mobile version has some limitation as compared to other banks that are working in Pakistan.
Allied bank also has competitors like HBL, UBL, Meezan, MCB and many others. They all are having some unique features. If you’re an allied user then you must have to use their online banking feature which may help you to manage your account from your mobile device.
For freelancers allied is not a good option as I have used it because sometimes they took several days to process your amount into your account but if you use UBL then you don’t have to wait so many days for your payment.
In this article, we will take a deeper look at its online banking features and their fees which they charge when you receive the amount. So let’s begin
Account Opening in Allied Bank
Almost every bank has the same process for account opening but Bank Alfalah offers you something special when it comes to account opening. In Alfalah you can open your bank account by using their website or mobile application and it will take only a few minutes. After creating your account with alfalah you can start receiving and sending money.
You can’t create an account by using mobile app of allied bank. If you want to create your account in Allied bank you must have to visit the nearest branch. Please keep in mind when you visit any bank branch must keep your CNIC (National Identity card) and a photocopy of it.
Your account will be activated after registration but in UBL You have to wait some days before your account getting activated.
Allied Bank Cards Debit/Credit
Allied bank has more 10,000 thousand ATM in Pakistan. You can also use your ATM card on other bank ATM which probably every bank do. Allied Bank Debit card allows you to do e-commerce payments. You can purchase anything by using Allied Debit card if that site contains Pakistan support.
You can also do international payments but first, you’ve to activate your card.
For Activation, you must have an online bank and Allied App ID. App id means their mobile application Login details. Just visit their Mobile/Site and go to debit cards area where you will see your debit card. On the left side of your card, you will see three options.
- Allow International
- Allow E-commerce
- Temporarily Block Your Debit card
Let’s Discuss these three options in details
Sometimes we want to purchase something from different sites but when you enter your card details then your bank will decline your payment because your debit card isn’t activated for international payments. You must have to activate your card for international use.
For card activation please follow these steps:
- Visit Allied Bank website
- Enter your login details and access your account.
- Go to Debit cards where you will see your active cards
- Select your card if you have multiple cards.
- Click on Allow International Use
- Then select the start date and end date
- After Selecting dates click on Activate and confirm your details
- When you confirmed your details you will see an OTP on your registered number
- Enter the OTP that you’ve received and click “Confirm” and your Debit card is activated.
Please keep in mind don’t forget to deactivate your card for international use because if someone got your card details he can easily purchase anything by using your card.
Allow E-commerce Transaction
If you like something we try to purchase it and sometimes we purchase our favourite items from third party sites. By default, your e-commerce transaction is Enabled and you can purchase anything with your card.
A few months ago Allied bank limited introduced this feature. It’s a useful feature which helps you to protect your funds from fraudulent Payment.
Mostly peoples use their cards on less secure sites and hackers got your card details. In this Senior you can deactivate e-commerce transaction on your allied bank debit card. After deactivation, if someone tries to use your card then your bank will decline the payment.
Temporarily Block Your Card
If you want to deactivate your card for a specific time frame then you can do this by using the “Temporarily block” feature.
Every bank has this feature. This feature allows you to transfer your fund to anyone who has a bank account in Pakistan. Before transferring your fund make sure you’ve added correct details because it’s a difficult process to get a refund of the wrong transaction.
Pay Utility bills
Allied Bank offers you to pay your utility bills by using allied bank app or website. Click “Pay Bills” and the select company then enter details carefully and boom it’s done.
Allied bank account is secure because it has different types of security levels which make sure that your amount and account data is secure. If someone accesses your account you will get a notify message on your registered mail or SMS.
You will get a detailed notification of every single transaction. They provide monthly account e-statement.
If you lost your account then call allied bank help centre and tell them you lost your card. Help centre agent will block your card.
Download Allied Bank APK
If you’re an allied user then you must use online banking this will help you to check your account balance, see the transaction and many more.
Allied has Mobiles apps for android and IOS User. If you didn’t have a mobile device you can still access your account by visiting the allied bank website.
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