GTEasySavers Account Introduction

This is introducing the GTEasySavers Account which is an easy to open, easy to operate savings account designed for unbanked and underbanked individuals in Nigeria, the account operates like a regular bank account and follows the rules set by Central Bank of Nigeria’s financial inclusion strategy for Nigeria

Before going into much more detail, this article will show you how to open and maintain a GTEasySavers Account, follow the listed steps below;

  1. Are you an Etisalat Subscriber?
    • IF YES: Move on to number 2
    • IF NO: Get an Etisalat sim card
  2. Dial the USSD Short code: 737*0# on your Etisalat enabled Mobile Phone
  3. A 10 digit account number will be sent to you SMS

Funding the GTEasySavers Account is similar to a regular account, you can fund the account through the following ways;


  1. GTBank Branches and Etisalat Experience centers
  2. Bank Transfer
  3. GTBank’s Cash Deposit ATM’s
GTEasySavers Account Chief-Executive-Officer-GTBank-Mr.-Segun-Agbaje


Speaking on the innovation Mr. Segun Agbaje, Managing Director and CEO of Guaranty Trust Bank PLC “we are passionate about driving the CBN’s financial inclusion strategy in ensuring the under banked and unbanked, begin to find propositions of banking services more attractive and convenient and then take the bold step of patronizing our numerous bank products and offerings, a passion which we fully share with Etisalat Nigeria”

GTEasySavers Account Mr.-Matthew-Willsher-Acting-CHIEF-EXECUTIVE-OFFICER-ETISALAT


Chief Executive Officer of Etisalat Nigeria, Matthew Willsher stated “This is a new chapter in the continuing growth of the banking industry made possible through GTEasySavers by GTBank and Etisalat Nigeria. Enabling account opening via Etisalat phone will make it more convenient for individuals to carry out transactions using the transformative power of the banking system. Etisalat currently has the highest quality network in Nigeria and our partnership with GTBank is designed to add value to the lives of our customers and make banking more accessible. We will continue to offer innovative products and services in fulfillment of the promise we made to Nigeria over six years ago when we commenced operations in the country. The partnership will also begin a journey for unbanked customers from our over 22 million subscriber base”


Please note that Transaction limits for the GTEasySavers Account is ₦20,000 for a single deposit and maximum cumulative of ₦200,000 account balance at any point in time which follows the CBN’s Tier 1 KYC status limits

Also GTEasySavers Account holders do not need to provide initial documentation, but if they want to upgrade their account to a tier 3 by visiting any GTBank branch with documentations which must include a valid ID card and utility bill

Account holders benefit from free airtime, higher interest rates on savings and quarterly rewards.
For more info visit the nearest GTBank Branch