Scotia Momentum for Business Visa Credit Card
2.99% introductory interest rate on balance transfers for the first 6 months (22.99% after that; annual fee $49)1
- 3% cash back on eligible gas station, restaurant and office supply store purchases, and on eligible recurring bill payments and 1% cash back on all other everyday purchases for your business2
- 25-day interest-free grace period on new purchases3
- Suite of comprehensive insurances
$29 for each additional supplementary card
19.99% / 22.99%
On Purchases / Cash Advances^
22.99% on cash advances, balance transfers and Scotia® Credit Card Cheques
minimum; up to $100,000 unsecured
Important Notice :
Effective May 1, 2020, Annual Fees and other fees are changing.
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With Visa SavingsEdge*5 receive discounts on your business purchases.
Spending on your ScotiaLine for business Visa account is consolidated into one monthly statement. Transactions made by additional Supplementary Cardholders are easily identified on your statement.
Make the most of your card. Consolidate all your recurring payments on your card and turn them into cash back rewards!
Add Supplementary cards for your employees6. One account, multiple cards. Added benefits!
Tap your Scotia Momentum for business Visa card for quick easy payments.
Coverage is provided for eligible persons under age 65 for up to 8 consecutive days and for eligible persons age 65 and older for up to 3 consecutive days.
Charge the full cost of your eligible rental car to your card and you’re automatically insured if your rental is damaged or stolen.
Most items purchased with your card are insured against theft, loss or damage for 90 days from the purchase date and the manufacturer’s warranty is doubled for up to one year.
Safeguard your business with extra protection should the unexpected happen.
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Cash Advances include balance transfers Scotia Credit Card Cheques and cash-like transactions
Eligibility and Exclusions: Individuals who are currently or were previously primary or secondary cardholders of a Scotiabank small business credit card in the past 2 years, including those that switch from an existing Scotiabank small business credit card, as well as employees of Scotiabank, are not eligible for the 2.99% introductory interest rate offer (the “Offer”). Subject to the above exclusions, Scotiabank retail credit cardholders are eligible for the Offer.
Offer Description and Conditions: The introductory 2.99% interest rate applies only to cash advances (including balance transfers, Scotia® Credit Card Cheques and cash-like transactions) (collectively “Cash Advances”) subject to the conditions below (the “Offer”). This rate applies when the new Scotiabank credit card account (“Account”) is opened by February 20, 2020 and will continue for 6 months from Account opening date (the “Promotional Period”). This Offer cannot be used to transfer a balance from another Scotiabank Account, or to make a payment or deposit to another Scotiabank Account. After the Promotional Period, the 2.99% interest rate on any promotional balance transfers (including any that remain unpaid after the Promotional Period ends) will increase to the preferred interest rate on Cash Advances (currently 22.99%). If you don’t pay the minimum payment on your Account by the payment due date on your statement, two times in any consecutive 12-month period, you will lose the benefit of this promotional rate Offer and the interest rates that apply on any unpaid balance will increase to the standard annual interest rates that apply to your Account (currently 24.99% on purchases and 27.99% on Cash Advances).
Payment Allocation: In general, if you make a payment that exceeds the minimum payment on your statement, we will apply your payment on a proportionate basis among each group of billed charges on your Account. We group charges based on the interest rate that applies to the group of charges. Your payment cannot be applied to the balance(s) of your choice. See your credit card agreement for more information about how we apply payments to your Account.
Rates and Fees: A Balance Transfer fee of 0% of the amount of each Balance Transfer transferred during the Promotional Period applies to this Offer.
The current annual fee is $49 for the primary card and $29 for each additional supplementary card. The current preferred annual interest rates for the Account are: 19.99% on purchases and 22.99% on Cash Advances. All rates, fees, features and benefits are subject to change. Offers may be changed, cancelled or extended and cannot be combined with any other offers.
You will earn 3% cash back on the first $50,000 you spend annually at gas stations, restaurants, office supply stores, and on recurring bill payments. 3% cash back applies at merchants which are classified in the Visa Inc. (Visa) network Service Stations (with or without ancillary services) and Automated Fuel Dispensers; Restaurants, Fast Food Restaurants and Bars; Stationery and Office Supply Stores; and Recurring Payments (Merchant Codes: 5541 & 5542; 5812, 5813 & 5814; and 5111 & 5943). Recurring payments are defined as payments made on a monthly or regular basis automatically billed by the merchant to your Scotia Momentum for business Visa card. Recurring payments are typically telecommunication, insurance, membership, subscriptions, etc. purchases. Not all merchants offer recurring payments. (Please check with your merchant to see if they offer recurring payments on Visa cards.) Some merchants may sell these products/services or are separate merchants who are located on the premises of these merchants, but are classified by Visa in another manner, in which case this added benefit would not apply. You will earn 1% cash back on purchases made after you have reached the 3% $50,000 annual spend maximum and on all other eligible purchases made with the card.
You will benefit from an interest-free grace period of at least 25 days on new purchases that appear on your statement for the first time if you pay off your balance in full by the payment due date. There is no interest-free grace period for cash advances (including balance transfers, Scotia Credit Card Cheques and cash-like transactions).
For current rates and information on fees and interest cost, call 1-888-882-8958. Interest rates, annual fees and features are subject to change without notice.
Visa SavingsEdge is an automated discount program offered by Visa Canada Corporation ('Visa Canada') to eligible businesses and their authorized cardholders that hold an eligible Visa Business card and whose enrolment in the program is accepted by Visa. Under the program, cardholders can receive discounts from participating merchants each time the cardholder uses an enroled Visa Business card to make qualifying purchases of goods or services pursuant to an active discount offered by the merchant and that transaction is processed or submitted through the Visa payment system. Discounts provided will appear as credits on future credit card statements 8-10 weeks after purchase date. Visa Canada, not Scotiabank, is responsible for the Program. For details, visit www.visasavingsedge.ca. The following Scotiabank VISA Business cards are eligible for this program: Scotia Momentum for business Visa* card, Scotia Gold Passport for business Visa* card, ScotiaLine for business Visa* Card and Scotiabank Visa* Business Card.
You are liable for all charges incurred on your account with any supplementary card issued in connection with the account. When you request Scotiabank to issue a supplementary card, we will also issue renewal and replacement cards for such supplementary card, unless the card is cancelled by you or Scotiabank. A Supplementary Cardholder's signature on or use or retention of the supplementary card issued in his or her name shall evidence your receipt of the agreements relating to the account and your acceptance of their terms.
Common Carrier Travel Accident Insurance coverage is underwritten by American Bankers Life Assurance Company of Florida (ABLAC). Travel Emergency Medical Insurance is underwritten by ABLAC, except for travel in Cuba which is underwritten by Zurich Insurance Company Ltd. All other insurance coverages are underwritten by American Bankers Insurance Company of Florida (ABIC). The Bank of Nova Scotia is not an insurer. All claims for insurance indemnities must be forwarded to the insurers. Details of the coverage, including definitions, benefits, limitations, and exclusions, including a pre-existing condition for certain benefits, are in the Certificate of Insurance provided with the Card. Read the Certificate of Insurance then keep it in a safe place with your other valuable documents and take it with you when you travel. ABIC and ABLAC, their subsidiaries, and affiliates carry on business in Canada under the name of Assurant®. ®Assurant is a registered trademark of Assurant, Inc.
Scotia Business Loan Protection is underwritten by The Canada Life Assurance Company under Group Policy #10650 issued to The Bank of Nova Scotia.
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