Credit Checklist

Use the following checklist to make sure you have everything you need in order to get a credit card, Scotia Plan Loan, or ScotiaLine credit line:

Identification – one of the following government issued valid ID with picture:

  • Passport
  • Driver's license
  • Identification Card
  • Military ID Card
  • Permanent Resident Card

Other identification - and one secondary valid piece of ID:

  • Voter ID Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Firearms license
  • Social Security Card

Proof of Employment:

  • Employment letter
  • Salary slips/letters

Proof of Address:

  • Telephone bill
  • Cable bill
  • WAPA bill

Summary of Assets and Liabilities:

  • Confirmation of existing loans and credit card debt including hire purchase balances
  • Confirmation of disclosed assets, savings

Purpose of Loan (Scotia Plan Loan, ScotiaLine) documents:

  • Invoice
  • Purchase agreement

Self-Employment documents:

  • Proof of self-employment e.g. filed income tax returns, financial statements for the last 6-12 months

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