How to add a transfer recipient.

Add a recipient from Scotiabank or another local bank.

Let's get started.

Follow the steps below.

Step 1 - Launch the app and sign in

Launch the Scotia Caribbean app and sign in. Depending on your security settings, you will need to verify your identity through FACE ID, Touch ID or by entering a verification code, that is sent to your registered email.

You should receive your verification code in your email's inbox immediately. If you don't see it, check your spam and/or promotions folder. If after a couple minutes, it's still not there, click the "Send me a verification code" link.

Step 2 - Go to the Transfer tab

Tap on the "Transfer" icon at the bottom of your screen to view your transfer options.

Step 3 - Select "manage recipients"

Select "manage recipients" to setup a new recipient.


Step 4 - Select "add new recipient"

Near the bottom of the screen, tap on the "add new recipient" icon. 

Step 5 - Choose Business or Personal


Choose whether the recipient has a business or personal account. 


Step 6 - Enter the recipient's bank details


Enter the recipient's information, including: 

  • Scotiabank or other bank
  • Bank name
  • Account type
  • Account number

If Scotiabank is selected as the bank at which your funds are being transferred, be sure to select the branch before inputting the account number. 


Step 7 - Review and continue


Make sure that you've entered the information correctly and click "continue" to proceed. 


Step 8 - Enter the recipient's name


Enter the recipient's first and last name, before tapping "continue".


Step 9 - Add recipient


Tap on the "add recipient" button.


Step 10 - Your recipient has been added


You will receive a confirmation that your recipient has been added. 

Need to edit/ update your transfer recipient's account details? Delete the recipient then, add them as a new recipient.

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