With the choice to redeem points for travel, gift cards, tech, entertainment, and more, you get the flexibility to redeem your points for what you want. Treat yourself or your loved ones with rewarding experiences and exclusive offers through Scene+.
How to redeem Scene+ points
Redeem points for travel1 by booking through Scene+ Travel, Powered by Expedia, or use the ‘Apply Points to Travel’ feature to redeem points to cover off your trip costs within 12 months from the date of the travel purchase.
Shopping and gift cards
Shop online with Scene+ Rakuten®* and earn up to 20% more cash back in points for eligible online purchases with select retailers. You can also choose to redeem for the latest in tech through the Apple** and Best Buy™** catalogues or for gift cards at more than 60 national retailers.
Points for credit
Use the ‘Points for Credit’ option to receive a statement credit on your Scene+ Visa Card account.6
Redeem 500 points for $5 off at 700+ restaurant partners, including Swiss Chalet‡, Harvey's‡, Montana's‡, and more.
Redeem points at Cineplex Theatres◊, Cineplex Store◊, The Rec Room◊, and Playdium◊.
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Regular Earn Rate: You are awarded one (1) Scene+ Point for every $1.00 in all purchases of goods and services charged to the Scotiabank Scene+ Visa Account (the “Account”).
Accelerated Earn Rates: You will earn accelerated earn rates on the following eligible purchases charged to the Account:
You are awarded two (2) Scene+ Points for every eligible $1.00 purchase made at Sobeys, Safeway, participating IGA, Foodland, Foodland & Participating Co-ops, FreshCo, Chalo! FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Rachelle Béry, Les Marchés Tradition, Voilà by Sobeys, Voilà by Safeway and Voilà par IGA locations charged and posted to the Scotiabank Scene+ Visa Account. This list of eligible grocers may be changed from time to time without notice. See full list of participating merchants across Canada at scotiabank.com/participatingstores.
Home Hardware Stores
You are awarded two (2) Scene+ Points for every eligible $1.00 purchase made at eligible Home Hardware, Home Building Centre, Home Hardware Building Centre, Home Furniture locations in Canada and online at homehardware.ca charged and posted to the Scotiabank Scene+ Visa Account. The list of eligible locations may be changed from time to time without notice. See full list of eligible locations across Canada at scotiabank.com/participatingstores.
You are awarded two (2) Scene+ Points for every $1.00 purchase made at Cineplex theaters, the Cineplex App and online at cineplex.com charged and posted to the Account.
Eligibility: Only purchases earn Scene+ Points. Cash advances (including Balance Transfers, and Cash-Like Transactions), fees, interest or other charges, returns, refunds or other similar credits to your Account do not qualify for Scene+ Points. Scene+ Points will not be posted to an Account that is not in good standing when purchases are made or when a statement is issued, or if the Account is not open when a statement is issued. See your Scene+ Points terms at www.scotiabank.com/sceneplus for full program details.
All dollar amounts are in Canadian currency unless otherwise stated.
The savings of up to 25% applies to Avis and Budget base rates and is applicable only to the time and mileage charges of the rental. All taxes, fees (including but not limited Air Conditioning Excise Recovery Fee, Concession Recovery Fee, Vehicle License Recovery Fee, Energy Recovery Fee, Tire Management Fee, and Frequent Traveler Fee) and surcharges (including but not limited to Customer Facility Charge and Environmental Fee Recovery Charge) are extra. The Bank of Nova Scotia is not responsible for, and provides no representations, warranties or conditions regarding this offer or any Avis or Budget products or services, including Avis Preferred Plus membership and services and those obtained under this offer, which are governed solely by Avis’ terms and conditions. Avis Preferred Plus membership and services are provided by Avis.
A Primary Scene+ Scotiabank Cardmember or Co-Borrower can redeem Scene+ Points online through the Program Site for a credit that will be applied to the Program Card Account, or through such other method as may be permitted, or we may from time to time send a Primary Cardmember or Co-Borrower an offer to redeem Scene+ Points for a credit. These types of redemptions are called “Points for Credit”.
Your Program Card Account must be open at the time the credit is applied to the Program Card Account to receive any Points for Credit. The amount of your Points for Credit will be applied to your Program Card Account within 5 business days following a request to redeem Scene+ Points for a credit.
Once the request to redeem Points for Credit has been submitted, you cannot cancel the request and no changes can be made. The credit will be applied towards the balance of the Program Card Account not towards a particular transaction. Please note that even if you redeem for Points for Credit, you are still responsible for making the monthly minimum payment on your Program Card Account by your payment due date.
For additional information and instructions on how to redeem Points for Credit, including if any minimum redemption amounts are required, please visit the Program Site.