In order to sign up for Scotiabank online banking, a consumer should have a ScotiaCard or a Scotiabank Credit Card, which are required to activate online and mobile banking. Consumers can activate their online banking on the bank's website or by calling one of the bank branches.
Besides the card, consumers also need to provide personal information when signing up for online banking, according to Scotiabank. The information includes the date of birth, home phone number, mother's maiden name and the postal code. More information about registering for online banking with Scotiabank is available for customers at the phone numbers provided on the website.