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Primary Savings Account


  • Earn More: Sign up to the Scotiabank Savings Reward Plan and earn a bonus of 1% interest on automatic savings plan contributions1
  • Save Money on Fees: No monthly fee if you maintain the minimum required balance.
  • Convenience: Make unlimited deposits and withdrawals and transfers between your account at Scotiabank ATMs. 2 Unlimited access to Scotia OnLine and Mobile Banking.

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With the Primary Savings account, you won't pay a monthly fee if your account balance remains above $300. Perform unlimited transactions at Scotiabank ATMs.2

  • A $5 fee will be applied if your balance falls below $300 over the course of the month
  • Interest calculated on the minimum monthly balance and paid monthly
  • Eligible for Scotiabank Savings Reward Plan enrollment1
  • Mobile Banking app available for iOS, Android and Blackberry
  • Quarterly statements available (electronic or paper statements)

1 Subject to approval as dictated by the Terms and Conditions
2 Regular Sundry fees apply.

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