VISA payWave

Just wave, pay, and go

Is it right for me? 

It’s perfect for those quick trips when you’re just picking up a few things.

Tell me about it 

You can tap to pay with your contactless Scotiabank Visa credit or debit card where you see the Contactless SymbolContactless symbol. No need to swipe, sign or enter a PIN. Start experiencing the speed and simplicity of contactless payments today at merchants that accept contactless payments, including fast food restaurants, grocery stores, pharmacies, and more.

Safe and secure

With VISA payWave, you can feel safe knowing that your card:

  • Is protected by chip technology – one of the most secure payment technologies available
  • Can only be read by a secure card reader
  • Never even leaves your hand

Plus, you're protected from unauthorized use with VISA Zero Liability Policy


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Interac Flash


No swiping. No inserting. No PIN. Just flash your ScotiaCard and you’re ready to roll.

Interac e-Transfer


When you’re looking for a quick and secure way to send money to a Canadian bank account, Interac e-Transfer is your answer. 

Where do I start?

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