Smartphones have become an important part of our lives today. Don’t know how many times we run the smartphone from waking up in the morning till sleeping at night. Today all our personal information is saved digitally in the smartphone. Be it bank account, property paper or anything else, nowadays we keep everything saved in it. In a way, this is also true because when needed, the work gets done easily. But sometimes it overwhelms us. Actually, if our phone is lost or stolen for some reason, then there is a high possibility that the person who steals can use our bank details in a wrong way. You must have read many such news through internet in which people Thieves clear their money by stealing the data. In such a situation, today through this article, we are going to tell you how you can keep your bank details safe if your smartphone is accidentally stolen or lost.
keep your money safe like this
Get mobile banking blocked
If your smartphone is lost or stolen due to any reason, then first of all you should stop the mobile banking service. For this, first of all call the customer care number of the bank whose service you use and stop the mobile banking immediately by giving some information. If possible, go to the branch of the bank and get this work done manually.
get the sim blocked
Today our SIM card is directly linked to our bank account. Our mobile number is linked not only to the bank account but also to all the necessary documents and services. In such a situation, nothing unpleasant should happen, so immediately get the SIM card blocked as well. To block the SIM card, either contact the telecom operator or go to the outlet.
block upi and mobile wallet
After the mobile phone is stolen or lost, immediately get all UPI IDs and wallets closed. Actually, these days there are some UPI apps in everyone’s smartphone. Our account is linked with these UPI apps. In such a situation, the person who stole the mobile can access the UPI apps and clear our money. That’s why get them blocked immediately.
Apart from this, as soon as your smartphone is lost or stolen, immediately report it to the nearest police station and keep a copy of the FIR with you. Through FIR, your work can be done quickly and you can easily block all the things.