Scotiabank was founded in 1831 by a big group of Halifax businessmen. It was named The Bank of Nova Scotia in 1832. Then in 1975 the bank adopted its worldwide brand name used today.

They offer their customers the opportunity to apply for a Card. The following Credit Cards are available:

  •  Passport Visa Infinite
  • Momentum Visa Infinite
  • Gold American Express
  • SCENE Visa
  • Momentum MasterCard
  • Momentum
  • Scotia Momentum No-Fee Visa
  •  American Express
  • Scotiabank Platinum American Express
  • Gold Passport Visa
  • Rewards Visa
  • Value No-Fee Visa
  •  Value Visa
  • U.S. Dollar Visa
  • GM Visa Infinite
  • L’earn Visa
  • GM Visa
  • More Rewards Visa
  • SCENE Visa-Student

The following are debit cards:

  • Passport Debit
  • SCENE Debit
  • Momentum ScotiaCard
  • ScotiaCard Debit

To learn more about a Credit Card or ScotiaLine, click here.

NOTE: please visit the site directly to verify the details and obtain more information.

Before you can get the most of your account or ScotiaLine, you will need to apply online or start your account online. If you are a customer that needs to register your personal card or ScotiaLine account, read below. We have provided a quick “how to” activation guide below to activate a card or credit line online

steps to take 

  • internet access
  • personal information

  • visit:
  • type in the American Express or VISA credit card number in the space provided OR ScotiaLine number in the space provided OR the  Debit Card number in the space provided
  • continue to move forward until you receive your activation confirmation
  • NOTE: to activate a MasterCard credit card, please call the following phone number : 1-866-583-6289