Interac† verification service —
like showing your ID, digitally
Confirm your identity quickly and easily.
Interac† verification service is a secure and fast way to confirm your identity when applying for products and services — like bank accounts, and phone plans, or accessing your credit score or insurance benefits online. Instead of showing multiple pieces of identification, use Interac† verification service with participating businesses from your computer or mobile device.
The service uses personal information held by Scotiabank or another major Canadian financial institution to confirm your identity.
Interac† verification service uses strong security tools to protect your information from being accessed or misused. This information will never be shared without your consent.
Benefits of Interac† verification service
Use your ScotiaCard® number and password to apply for banking products, phone plans, view your credit score, and more.
Ease of use
Remember fewer usernames and passwords and avoid the hassle of showing multiple pieces of ID in person.
Peace of mind
Your personal information is secure and never stored between Interac† and Scotiabank.
How it works
Look for the Interac† verification service link when you’re opening a new product or service
Select the link and sign up with your ScotiaCard® number and password
Your identity will be confirmed through Scotiabank so you can continue with your application quickly
There’s also an Interac† verification service app — download from the App Store or Google Play for easy access.
Interac† sign-in service
easy access to government websites
Through our partnership with Interac† sign-in service, you can use your Scotiabank sign-in information to access over 80 government websites.
- Access your tax information and returns
- Check your RRSP account
- Apply for the Child Tax Benefit
- Access your CPP statement
- Review your TFSA transactions details
- And more
It’s a safe and easy way to confirm your identity, and your information is kept private.