Stay on top of your money
Is it right for me?
It’s perfect if you want a simple and easy way to stay on top of your account activity.
Tell me about it
Enabling Scotiabank Alerts allows you, as a Scotia OnLine and/ or Scotia Mobile customer, to receive notifications about transactional activity on your account(s) via push notifications on the Scotiabank Mobile App or via email. Push notifications allow your smartphone to receive message alerts even when the device's screen is locked and the application that is pushing the notification is closed.
This empowers you to monitor and flag any activity on your account(s).
In order to receive Scotiabank Alerts, you’ll need to download the new Scotiabank Mobile App and enable App notifications in the device settings.
Enroll using Scotia OnLine
Existing Customers registered on SOL already
1. Sign in to Scotia OnLine
2. Validate your email address
- Click on
- Select Account Settings
- Click on the My Profile tab
- Scroll down to Update Email Address
- Enter & confirm your email address
- Enter your Access Code*
- Select Update to save your changes
* Note: You will need to enter your access code to enable the change
3. Enroll to receive Scotiabank Alerts
- Click on
- Click on Alerts
- Choose “Enable Alerts” to subscribe to Scotiabank Alerts
4. Customize the Scotiabank Alerts you want to receive: Email or App
- For each of your accounts, select the minimum dollar amount for which you would like to receive Alerts
- You will need to set a minimum dollar amount for each transaction alert listed
5. Make sure to save your changes before leaving the page
To ensure you receive email notifications, save firstname.lastname@example.org to your address book as Scotiabank Alerts
A few useful Scotiabank Alerts for both your Credit and Deposit accounts
Keep track of:
ATM Withdrawals / Cash Advances
Alerts sent when your ScotiaCard has been used at an ATM for withdrawals or when your Credit Card has been used at an ATM for cash advances.
We will include the masked account #, amount and time of the transaction.
Credit / Debit Card Authorizations
Credit Card or Line of Credit Authorized
Alerts sent when your credit card or line of credit has been authorized. Also sent when your credit card has been authorized for a credit voucher.
We will include the amount, merchant name, masked account number and the time of the authorization.
Authorization without the Credit Card present
Sent when your credit card has been authorized for a purchase but was not present (e.g. Online Purchases). Also sent when your credit card has been authorized for a credit voucher.
We will include the transaction amount, merchant name, masked account number and the time of the authorization.
Credit Card authorized outside of country
Sent when your credit card has been authorized outside of the country. Also sent when your credit card has been authorized for a credit voucher.
We will include the transaction amount, merchant name, masked account number and the time of the transaction.
Benefits of setting up Scotiabank Alerts
Quick set up
Set up Scotiabank Alerts in seconds
Start getting alerts by the next day
It's free to set up and use
Get the notifications that matter to you
Set up Scotiabank Alerts on any of your accounts, credit cards, lines of credit or business accounts
Account numbers, passwords and pins are not sent via Scotiabank Alerts