Program Notice

Update to Important Notice: We recognize that this is an uncertain time for everyone and are here to help our customers navigate this uncertain time. As of March 19th, 2020, we have made the decision to delay the changes to the Scotia Rewards point requirements for certain non-travel categories including Scotia Rewards Points for Credit, gift cards and Apple and Best Buy Catalogues. These changes described below will no longer take effect on May 4, 2020 and will be postponed until further notice.



Important Notice about changes to the Scotia Rewards® Program – Effective May 4, 2020

Thank you for being a valued Scotiabank customer. This is to notify you that we are making some changes1 to point requirements under the Scotia Rewards Program (the “Program”). Please review this notice carefully and keep it for your reference.

Effective May 4, 2020 the following changes will apply to the Scotia Rewards points required to redeem for non-travel categories: The amount of Scotia Rewards points you must redeem under the Program is changing for the following:

Scotia Rewards Points for Credit

Your Scotia Rewards Points for Credit point requirement will change as described below. Please note that there is no change to Scotia Rewards Points for Credit for denominations under CAD $100.

Denomination
(CAD)
Point Requirement
- Until May 3, 2020
Point Requirement
- Effective May 4, 2020
$20 3,000 pts 3,000 pts
$30 4,500 pts 4,500 pts
$50 7,500 pts 7,500 pts
$75 11,000 pts 11,000 pts
$100 14,000 pts 14,500 pts
$150 21,000 pts 21,500 pts
$300 37,500 pts 43,000 pts
$500 62,500 pts 71,500 pts

Gift Cards

Your Gift Cards point requirement will change as described below:

Denomination
(CAD)
Point Requirement
- Until May 3, 2020
Point Requirement
- Effective May 4, 2020
$25 3,400 pts 3,500 pts
$50 6,700 pts 7,000 pts
$50 (USD) 7,100 pts 9,500 pts
$100 13,400 pts 14,000 pts
$200 26,000 pts 28,000 pts
$250 32,400 pts 35,000 pts
$500 64,000 pts 70,000 pts

Apple and Best Buy Catalogues

The Scotia Rewards points required for items in the Apple and Best Buy Catalogues will change from 127 points per $1 to 145 points per $1.

Click here for the current Program terms and conditions.

Questions or Concerns? If you have questions, please review our Frequently Asked Questions.

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