No-Fee ScotiaGold® VISA card

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$0 annual fee

Plus save with discounts of up to 20% at participating AVIS car rental locations worldwide.

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  • Essential travel benefits with no annual fee
  • $0 annual fee
  • Commission-free travellers cheques1
  • ConvenientWith Visa payWave simply wave your card and go!

At a Glance

20%

Discount Rates at
Avis Car Rental

$0

Annual Fee

Rental Car Collision Insurance

Essential Travel Benefits

Rental Car Discounts
Save with discounts of up to 20% at participating AVIS car rental locations worldwide. Simply present your
No-Fee ScotiaGold VISA card at any participating location. Or visit www.AVIS.com or call 1-800-TRY-AVIS (879-2847) and quote the rebate number C030400.

Rental Car Collision Insurance 2
Covers full value of the vehicle against damage, loss or theft provided the entire cost of the car rental is changed to your No-Fee ScotiaGold VISA card AND coverage offered by the rental car agency is declined (some exclusions apply). Certificate of Rental Car Collision Insurance (87 kb)

Rates & Fees

  • Minimum Credit Limit $5,000
  • Interest-Free Grace Period At least 21 days3
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Interest Rate
    • 19.99% on purchases
    • 21.99% on cash advances, balance transfers

For current rates and information on fees and interest cost, call 1-888-882-8958.

Interest rates, annual fees and features are effective as of March 1, 2011 and are subject to change without notice. Learn more about VISA card fees and VISA card interest rates.

Special Discounts

AVIS Car Rentals
Save with discounts of up to 20% at participating AVIS car rental locations worldwide. Simply present your No-Fee ScotiaGold VISA card at any participating location. Or visit www.AVIS.com or call 1-800-TRY-AVIS (879-2847) and quote the rebate number C030400.

Scotia® Credit Card Cheques5 & Instant Cash Advances

Use Scotia Credit Card Cheques to:

  • Transfer balances from gas and retail cards that charge higher interest rates.
  • Pay for a large purchase, insurance premiums, medical bills, or utility bills.

Obtain cash advances at:

  • Over 1 million ABMs around the world displaying the VISA/PLUS symbols.
  • Over 55,000 ABMs displaying the INTERAC symbol in Canada, including Scotiabank ABMs.
  • Or, access your No-Fee ScotiaGoldVISA account with your ScotiaCard when you link the two together.

Easy Access

Link your No-Fee ScotiaGold VISA account to your ScotiaCard® you can use TeleScotia® Telephone Banking and Scotia OnLine® Financial Services for VISA account information.

Visa payWave

Save time when paying for small, everyday purchases with Visa payWave. Simply wave your card over the card reader and go!4

Scotia Credit Card Protection (optional)7

With one simple application, you can have financial protection from a range of life events: Disability, Job Loss, Strike or Lockout, Critical Illness or loss of Life. A monthly benefit equal to 5% of your outstanding credit card account balance can be paid to your credit card account if you are unable to work, which can help pay down your balance faster. In the event of a diagnosis of a covered Critical Illness++, or if you pass away, your outstanding credit card account balance can be paid in full, up to a maximum of $20,000.

This comprehensive coverage is available at a monthly premium rate of only $0.95 per $100 of average daily balance on your credit card account (plus any applicable sales tax). The affordable cost includes benefits for a Co-Borrower at no additional charge. The premium is conveniently charged to your credit card account to help ensure your coverage stays in place.

Approval is fast – contact us for details if you are a resident of Canada, and are at least 18 and under 65 years of age.

View more information or simply call 1-855-753-4272 between 8am and 8pm (EST) Monday to Friday and a Customer Service Representative will be pleased to assist you.


† 5% of outstanding balance up to 24 months
++ The maximum benefit payable is $20,000

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