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ScotiaCard Visa Debit

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Your key to easy and secure banking, your ScotiaCard Visa1 Debit card allows you to bank online, via mobile, at ATMs, and in-branch. With your unique ScotiaCard number and the passwords you choose, you have secure access to Scotiabank's full range of convenient money management services.

It's your choice.

Pick one service or a combination to manage your day-to-day banking and stay in control of your money 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from wherever you happen to be.

Internet Banking Mobile Banking Scotiabank ATMs POS

Certain conditions, restrictions, and fees may be associated with one or more of these services. Please contact your branch for details.


Shop with the power of Visa.

Your ScotiaCard Visa Debit card offers you a brand new way to shop. Pay for everyday purchases anywhere Visa is accepted; that's more than 14 million merchants worldwide. You can use your card in stores and restaurants, and to order goods and services online or by phone.

Use your Visa Debit card at:

  • Supermarkets
  • Department stores
  • Restaurants
  • Pharmacies
  • Boutiques
  • Hospitals and clinics
  • Appliance stores
  • Sporting goods stores
  • Gas stations
  • Hotels
  • Music and video stores
  • ...and lots more!

Stay in control of your finances.

Stop worrying about carrying cash in your wallet. Simply swipe your card, and then sign. It's quicker than writing checks and safer than carrying cash.

When you pay for items with your ScotiaCard Visa Debit card, the amount of your purchase is deducted from the funds in your bank account. You'll never accumulate unwanted debt or credit charges, making it much easier to manage your spending and stay in control. Plus, every month all your purchases are itemized clearly on your bank statement, so you'll see exactly what you're spending and where.


Don't have a ScotiaCard Visa Debit card?

If you don't have a ScotiaCard Visa Debit card, visit your Scotiabank branch to get one today. We will provide you with everything you need for immediate access to all our convenient banking services.


Daily Limits:

  • Cash withdrawals at ATMs of up to $800 per day. Maximum amount of $500 per transaction. ATM withdrawals at other banks will incur a service charge.
  • Transactions in stores of up to $1,000 per day. Maximum amount of $1,000 per transaction.

  • Support and Customer Service:

    • Our customer service representatives are available on any of our lines. To report loss of theft in:
      • Panama: 800-7220 / (507) 264-2458
      • U.S.: 1-800-396-9665
      • Another country: Call collect (410) 902-8022

    1 Indicates a registered trademark of Visa International Service Association. Used under license by The Bank of Nova Scotia.

ScotiaCard Visa Debit Agreement

Terms and conditions for the use of your ScotiaCard Visa Debit.

Protect Your PIN and Password

By understanding how to properly select your ScotiaCard Visa Debit PIN and the importance of keeping it confidential, you can help keep your money safe.