Pay with debit.
Pay for online purchases directly from your bank account using Visa Debit.
The perfect way to pay anywhere in the world!
Your ScotiaCard® is enabled with Visa* Debit that allows you to shop online and worldwide – while paying1 directly from your bank account!
Enjoy shopping at thousands of merchants online, pay in-store in the US and at international retailers. What’s more? You also earn rewards on your purchases!
Here is why you will love your ScotiaCard with Visa* Debit
Shop online, pay your bills, order food or groceries online – all this, and much more is possible with your ScotiaCard with Visa* debit.
Shop on Vacation
Going on vacation? Pay in-store with debit when you shop in the U.S. or internationally2. Also use your ScotiaCard at more than 1.9 million ABMs around the world where Visa is accepted.
Safety and Security
Using your ScotiaCard with Visa Debit for online purchases is a secure way to pay. Any unauthorized debit transactions are protected by Visa Zero Liability. This gives you peace of mind wherever and whenever you shop!
Visa* Debit gives you more ways to pay
- Pay and subscribe for streaming services
- Stay entertained by downloading apps, games, and music
- Order your favourite meals for take-out or delivery
- Pay your phone bills online by registering your card with your phone service provider
- Pay your taxes online on the Canada Revenue Agency website
How Visa* Debit works
- Select 'Visa* Debit' if available or 'Visa' at the checkout.
- Enter your ScotiaCard debit card number, expiry date, and your 3 digit security code found on the back of your card. Enter your name, billing and shipping information, as required.
- Pay with your ScotiaCard the same way as you would a credit card.
US & International Purchases
- Pay with Visa* Debit at any retailer outside2 Canada accepting Visa.
- If prompted to choose between "Debit" or "Credit", select "Debit".
- At select retailers, you may be asked to enter your PIN, otherwise just sign the receipt.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Visa Int./Licensed user. Click here for more information on Zero Liability.
SCENE®* ScotiaCard® debit card: Earn 1 SCENE point for every $5 you spend on debit purchase transactions including Interac Flash and Visa Debit transactions from an eligible account using your Scene ScotiaCard debit card. Other conditions and limitations apply. Visit www.scotiabank.com/scene for complete details. A card must be connected to a SCENE membership in order to earn and redeem SCENE points. SCENE points accumulated using a card will be updated within 2-3 days. SCENE points can only be redeemed at participating Cineplex Entertainment theatres, or online at www.scene.ca for other points offers (or rewards).
Passport ScotiaCard debit card: Earn 1 Scotia Reward Point for every $5 you spend on debit purchase transactions including Interac Flash and Visa Debit transactions from an eligible account using your Passport ScotiaCard Debit Card. Other conditions and limitations apply. Visit scotiarewards.com for complete details.