Primary Savings Account

electronic access account


  • Convenience: Keeping your long-term funds separate from your everyday banking, so you reach your savings goals more quickly

  • Earn More: Earning a competitive interest rat eon GYD and USD Currencies

  • Record Keeping: Electronic or printed statements options available monthly

  • Find a Local Branch

    With the Primary Savings account, you won't pay a monthly fee if your account balance remains above $500. Perform unlimited deposits and transfers at Scotiabank ATMs.2

  • A $3.50 fee will be applied if your balance falls below $500 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

    How to Apply

    Download the application form [PDF:614 KB]

    Account Service Fees

    Personal Financial Services Agreement [PDF: 4 MB]

    Terms and Conditions

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    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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