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Saving for a big purchase

When making a major purchase, it's important to know where that money is coming from before signing on the dotted line. You have a range of low-risk investment options that offer steady returns.

Customized financial plan 

The timeline on big purchases is usually short.

It's important to establish a time frame to save for your big purchase so you can figure out how much you need to save on a regular basis.

Personalized approach

If your goal is to buy a car, plan a trip, or start saving for a down payment on a home, a Scotia advisor will recommend the right plan for you now and in the future.

Pre-Authorized Contributions (PACs)

Setting up a PAC helps you build your savings easily and conveniently through automatic contributions. It makes saving for your purchase simple and hassle-free. Find out how to set it up through online banking and start saving today.

Plans for big purchases

Start planning for your dream purchase today with the help of a Scotia advisor. 

Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSA)

A TFSA is a great way to save for both short and long-term goals, with the flexibility to withdraw your money at any time without penalty.1

Products for big purchases

Build your plan by choosing from a range of diverse savings and investment products.

MomentumPLUS Savings Account

A high interest savings account that rewards you the longer you save.

All with no minimum balance or monthly account fee.

Savings Accelerator Account

Earn a competitive interest rate on your money as it grows, with no monthly account fee. Available in registered1 and non-registered plans

Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GICs)

A worry-free investment product that keeps your principal investment safe and has a guaranteed rate of return.

Are you saving for something else?

We can help you achieve your financial goals.

Introducing Advice+ from Scotiabank

Investing for the future is important, but so is enjoying your life today. Get financial advice from Scotiabank that’s easy to understand, informative, and tailored to you. Together, we’ll build a plan that fits your life today and tomorrow.

What is an RRSP?

Your guide to the Registered Retirement Savings Program and how it can help you save for retirement.

What is an RRSP?, What is an RRSP?

What is a TFSA?

Your guide to a Tax Free Savings Account and how they can help you save for your goals.

What is a TFSA?, What is a TFSA?

What you need to know about mutual funds

What is a mutual fund? Our guide explains this investment option, the benefits, risks and more.

What you need to know about mutual funds, What you need to know about mutual funds

Talk to a Scotia advisor today

A Scotiabank advisor is someone you can talk to about your today and trust with your tomorrow.

Build a plan for your future with Scotiabank

Get personalized advice from our team of advisors and investment specialists across Canada. 

Connect with us in a way that’s convenient for you. Scotia advisors are available in every branch to help you understand, plan, and execute the right financial plan.

Monitor your investments digitally with online and mobile banking. Our digital banking guides show you how to take care of your banking using your mobile phone, tablet, or computer.

scotiabank branch

Book an appointment with a Scotia advisor.

It starts with a simple conversation.

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Have a question?

We’re ready to give you advice.

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