Primary Savings Account



  • Earn More: Sign up to the Scotiabank Savings Reward Plan and earn a bonus of 3% interest on automatic savings plan contributions1

  • Save Money on Fees: No monthly fee if you maintain the minimum required balance. 

  • Convenience: Make unlimited deposits and withdrawals and transfers between your account at Scotiabank ATMs. Unlimited access to Scotia OnLine and Mobile Banking.2

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    Additional Features

    With the Primary Savings account, you won't pay a monthly fee if your account balance remains above $1,000. Perform unlimited transactions at Scotiabank ATMs.2

  • A $10 fee will be applied if your balance falls below $1000 over the course of the month.

  • Interest calculated on the minimum monthly balance and paid monthly

  • Eligible for Scotiabank Savings Reward Plan enrollment1

  • Mobile Banking app available for iOS, Android and Blackberry

  • Quarterly statements available (electronic or paper statements)

  • Additional Information

    Savings Calculator

    Use our Scotiabank Savings Calculator to see how saving on a regular basis can help you achieve your short and long-term financial goals. 

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