Are you searching for how to find your SBI CIF number?
Then you are on the correct page. Today we are discussing the following four things.
- How to find CIF number in SBI without Passbook, and
- How to know CIF number in SBI without Net Banking.
- How to get SBI CIF number in cheque book
- How to find SBI CIF number by SBI toll-free number and visiting a local branch.
Recently someone messaged us that ” Hi, I can’t find my SBI passbook right now. But I need my SBI CIF number immediately. Can you help me? ”
If you don’t know what is CIF number then let me explain to you in a simple way.
CIF full form is Customer Information File which is unique to a customer.
It is a digital or virtual file containing all the important banking details of the account holder.
The CIF number is an 11 digit number representing the file.
It is unique for every customer.
All the customer’s accounts are linked to the one CIF number given to the customer.
So even if you have more than one account, you will have only one CIF number.
It is decoded by the bank to retrieve all the personal and financial information of the customer.
This includes details regarding loans, Demat, etc. It also includes all your KYC details like identity details, address details, and a photo ID.
Hence it helps the bank to view all your accounts’ information easily in one place.
If you are going to transfer your bank account from one branch to another branch then you need to submit your CIF number.
So, you understand the importance of SBI CIF number.
Let’s check how to find SBI CIF number.
How to find CIF number in SBI without Passbook
If you have SBI net banking account then you can find your CIF number within 5 minutes.
First, you need to login to your SBI internet banking online at onlinesbi.com
After successful login, you will find ” Account Statement ” option on the lift side in Quick Links Menu.
Click on Account Statement option.
Then choose Account Statement (E-Statement) for a particular period (For Example 10 Days) and click on GO.
You can find your CIF number in financial balance statement.
Let’s move to the second method.
How to Find CIF Number in SBI without Net Banking
So, you don’t have SBI internet banking account to check your SBI CIF number.
Then you can use this offline strategy to find your CIF number.
Open your SBI passbook front page.
There you will find your CIF number of your State Bank of India account.
How to Get SBI CIF Number on Cheque Book
If you are reading this section means, you don’t have both SBI passbook and SBI internet banking account.
So, do you have at least Cheque book?
If you have a cheque book, then open the front page of your cheque book.
Normally, CIF number of your SBI account will be printed on your cheque book.
However, it may not necessarily be mentioned in some case.
Then you need to check the last way to find CIF number.
Get CIF Number by Calling SBI Customer Care
State bank of India is providing toll-free number facility for their users. So you can know your SBI CIF number by calling SBI toll-free number.
Call 1800 425 3800
Choose the correct option on IVR to talk with SBI staff.
Tell them you need to know your SBI account CIF number. They will ask you some personal details like your name, date of birth, registered phone number, and address for confirmation.
If you tell all the details correctly, then they will tell your CIF number.
How to Find SBI CIF Number by Branch Visit
This is the last way to find your CIF number.
Visit your branch and ask the staff that you want to know your CIF number of your SBI account.
They will ask your account number and your ID proof.
So don’t forget to take away your identity proof.
They will check whether you are the correct person or not to give CIF number.
If you are the right person to receive the information then you will get your CIF number.
I hope with the help of this article, you got your SBI CIF number.
Still, if you are facing any issue, then let me know in the comments section. We will try to help you.
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