Getting There Savings Account

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Scotiabank Passport Debit Card

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at any of 55,000 ABMs

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Your access to

Instant access to Scotiabank's full range of convenient money management services.

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Monthly Fee


Self-serve and teller transactions


3 easy steps

100% safe & secure

Top reasons to choose this account

  • Perfect if you’re 18 years old or younger

  • No monthly fee3

  • 2 Free Interac e-Transfers per month4

  • Unlimited self-serve and teller transactions

  • Account Details

    Monthly Record-keeping Options and Fees, for complete details review Summary of Account Fees.

    Core Account Features & Fees
    Monthly Fee $0.00 mo
    Number of debit transactions Unlimited
    Charge for additional debit transactions No charge
    Minimum daily balance to waive fee
    Account Extras
    Interac e-Transfers
    2 Free Interac e-Transfers per month4
    Personalized cheques can be purchased
    Record Keeping Charges may apply for additional record-keeping services
    Paperless Free
    Paper Statement Free
    Paper statement with cheque image return Free
    Interest Rate
    $500 and more:
    $0 - $499.99: 0.05%

    Helpful Account Services

    Great services to help you manage your money

    Free Scotia® InfoAlerts

    Receive an email, text message, or in app push notification when important account activity happens.

    Find out more, Free Scotia® InfoAlerts
    Direct Deposit

    Have your paycheque, pension and more automatically deposited into your account and access your money right away.

    Set it up, Direct Deposit
    Interac4 e-Transfer

    Pay your Internet, cell phone bill and more automatically. No missed due dates and no late fees.

    Set up a payment, Interac4 e-Transfer
    Western Union

    A perfect way to send funds to family and friends worldwide.

    Find out, Western Union
    Pre-Authorized Payments

    Pay your Internet, cell phone bill and more automatically. No missed due dates and no late fees.

    Set up a payment, Pre-Authorized Payments

    Free Add-Ons

    Make saving easier with these convenient add-ons.

    Bank The Rest® Savings Program

    Bank The Rest® Savings Program

    Pre-Authorized Contributions

    Save automatically. It's the easiest way to save for the things that matter to you


    Account Selector

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    Chequing & Savings Comparison Tool

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    Bank The Rest® Demo & Calculator

    Turn Your Debit Purchases Into Savings

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    SCENE Calculator

    See how fast points add up!

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    Additional Information

  • Unlimited self-serve transactions include: Interac debit card purchases, ABM cash withdrawals, bill payments (Including pre-authorized debits), account transfers and cheques.

  • No monthly fee

  • Terms and Conditions

  • Eligible for CDIC insurance5

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    Getting There Savings Account

    By phone 

    Takes about 8 minutes 

    1 (800) 472-6842
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