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Not just banking, but all parts of your life.

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SCENE®*

Earn SCENE®* points towards FREE movies and more1.

Open a bank account and get 5,000 SCENE points - that's 5 FREE movies!

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Banking with benefits

Find the products right for you.

Whether you’re seeing a movie or paying a bill, you can earn great rewards.

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FREE money

Awards, bursaries, and more.

See how you can make your education more affordable with a wide range of Scotiabank Student Awards.

Make your education more affordable with a wide range of Scotiabank Student Awards.

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Amazing career stories
begin at Scotiabank

Career Opportunities for Students and New Grads.

Put your education into practice. Scotiabank provides you with resources to help make the most of your education.

Scotiabank provides you with resources to help make the most of your education.

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Accounts to make your life easier.

Student Banking Advantage Plan2 5

  • Get 5 FREE movies when you open a bank account2
  • No fees & unlimited transactions2
  • Earn and redeem SCENE®* points at these great restaurants3:
    • Swiss Chalet
    • Harvey's
    • Montana's
    • Milestones
    • Bier Market
    • East Side Mario's
    • Kelsey's
    • Fionn MacCool's
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SCENE®* Visa* card4 5

  • 1 SCENE®* point for every $1 you spend
  • Earn 3 FREE movies4 when you sign up
  • No Annual Fee4
  • Earn and redeem SCENE®* points at these great restaurants3:
    • Swiss Chalet
    • Harvey's
    • Montana's
    • Milestones
    • Bier Market
    • East Side Mario's
    • Kelsey's
    • Fionn MacCool's
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SCENE®* Student Bundle6

  • Get 14 FREE movies when you open a SCENE®* Student Bundle which includes the Student Banking Advantage Plan2, SCENE®* Visa* Card4 and Scotiabank® Momentum Savings Account6
  • Earn and redeem SCENE points at these great restaurants3:
    • Swiss Chalet
    • Harvey's
    • Montana's
    • Milestones
    • Bier Market
    • East Side Mario's
    • Kelsey's
    • Fionn MacCool's
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ScotiaLine® Personal Line of Credit for Students

  • Available funds for tuition and student life
  • Flexible payment options
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SCENE®* Prepaid
Visa* card

  • Reloadable
  • Use it just like a credit card
  • No monthly fees & unlimited transactions
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®* Registered trademark of SCENE IP LP, used under license.

* Visa Int. / Licensed User.

† Interac, the Interac logo, Interac Flash and Pay in a flash are trademarks of Interac Inc. Used under license.

1 Visit http://www.scene.ca for full details.

2 Conditions and limitations apply. For new chequing account customers only. When you open a new SCENE-eligible bank account ("Eligible Account") and get a SCENE ScotiaCard® debit card, you will receive 5,000 SCENE points on your SCENE membership account after you have set up: a pre-authorized payroll deposit or 2 pre-authorized transactions for a minimum of $25 per transaction. Your automatic payroll or pre-authorized transactions must clear your account within 60 days of opening your Eligible Account. All pre-authorized transactions must clear the Eligible Account at least once per month twelve (12) consecutive months in order to qualify. 5,000 SCENE points will be added to your SCENE membership account within 2-3 statement cycles after your pre-authorized transactions clear your account. The Eligible Account must be open and in good standing until the time of payout. SCENE members can redeem 1,000 points for a free General Admission movie ticket. This offer does not apply to existing Scotiabank account holders. This offer cannot be duplicated or combined with any other offer. Scotiabank may withdraw or change this offer at any time without notice.

3 Offer available at participating Swiss Chalet, Harvey’s, Montana’s, Milestones, Bier Markt, East Side Mario’s, Kelsey’s, Fionn MacCool’s, D’Arcy McGee’s, Paddy Flaherty’s, and Tir nan Òg restaurants (the “CARA Restaurants”). SCENE members will earn 1 SCENE Point for every $3.00 spent on the purchase of food and beverages (excluding alcohol where required by law), less all taxes, gratuities and service or delivery charges. With the exception of Swiss Chalet, points are only earned on dine-in and walk-in/take-out orders. SCENE members may redeem 1,000 SCENE points to receive $10.00 off their bill (excluding alcohol), less all taxes, gratuities and service or delivery charges, to a maximum of $350.00. Redemption offer is available for dine-in and walk-in/take-out orders only. For dine-in and walk-in/take-out orders only: SCENE members must provide their membership number by presenting their black SCENE membership card, temporary SCENE card or mobile card, at time of payment in order to earn or redeem SCENE points. For Swiss Chalet delivery orders: Members must enter the code found on the bottom of their receipt within 30 days of receipt at scene.ca/swissdelivery to have the points deposited to their account. Only one SCENE membership card per check. Servers must be notified before ordering when multiple SCENE membership cards are to be used per table. SCENE membership cards are limited to earning SCENE points on a maximum of three (3) transactions per day across all participating CARA restaurants. Please visit scene.ca/dining for Terms and Conditions and a current list of participating restaurants. The names of the Cara Restaurants above are trademarks of Cara Operations Limited, used under license.

4 SCENE VISA for Students: To be eligible for the 3,000 bonus points, a purchase must be made within 60 days of opening your SCENE Visa account. 3,000 bonus points will be awarded within 2-3 business days of your first purchase. The points are limited to one Visa account opening per SCENE membership. In cases where there are both primary and secondary SCENE Visa cardholders, the 3,000 bonus points will be credited to the customer making the first purchase. Offer applies to new accounts opened by October 31, 2017 subject to credit approval. Redemption rates subject to change. SCENE members can redeem 1,000 points for a free General Admission movie ticket.

5 Qualifying Students are full-time students enrolled at a Canadian university, community college, CEGEP or other recognized post-secondary institution. To take advantage of the Student Banking Advantage Plan account benefits, you will need to provide your branch with proof that you are enrolled full-time at a qualifying post-secondary institution each academic year prior to November 30th. When you are no longer enrolled full-time or you have not presented proof of enrolment, the plan will be removed and the account will automatically be converted to an account that is suitable to you based on your recent transaction behaviour. You will be reminded by mail (each October, if necessary) to provide your proof of enrolment and will be advised of the pending change to your account type.

6 You could get an additional bonus of up to 6,000 SCENE points with a Scotiabank SCENE eligible day to day bank account with a SCENE debit card (a “bank account”), a SCENE Visa* credit card and a Scotiabank Momentum® Savings Account (a “SMSA”) (each, an “eligible account”).

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