Interac e-Transfer

Move money to or from any Canadian bank account

  • Is it right for me?

    Is it right for me?

    Interac e-Transfer Logo

    It’s perfect if you need a quick and secure way of sending or receiving money electronically.

  • Tell me about it

    Tell me about it

    All your recipient needs is a Canadian dollar account at a Canadian financial institution and an email address.*

    Sending an Interac e-Transfer* is easy

    1. Sign into Scotia OnLine
    2. Select "Interac e-transfer" from the "Banking" tab
    3. Enter the recipient's email address and create a security question
    4. Enter a transfer amount and select the account from which to draw the funds

    The recipient will receive an email with a link to their own online banking page. From there they sign in, answer the security question, and deposit the funds directly into their account

    Very cost efficient

    • Send an Interac e-Transfer*
    • Receive an Interac e-Transfer*
      No Fee
    • Stop an Interac e-Transfer within 24 hours of sending
      No Fee
    • Stop an Interac e-Transfer* 24 hours after sending
  • Where do I start?

    Where do I start?

    Mobile & Tablet
    Download the Scotiabank App Available on the Appstore Android app on Google play

    BlackBerry app
  • How do I use it?

    How do I use it?

    Watch the 'Interac e-Transfer' video
    Interac e-Transfer* 1:20 min
    Perfect when you need to send money to family and friends. Watch video
    Watch the 'e-Transfer - How It Works' video
    Interac e-Transfer* - How It Works 1:52 min
    Person-to-person or person-to-business, transfer funds from just about anywhere. Watch video
  • FAQs


    1. How do I stop or cancel an Interac e-Transfer?

    2.How do I know this is safe and secure?

    3. Are Interac e-Transfer* time-sensitive?

    4. What happens if the recipient doesn't answer the security question correctly?

    5. What are the Interac e-Transfer limits?

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