Do I need to have screen lock set up on my mobile device in order to activate 2SV?
Yes. The screen lock feature on your mobile device is required to activate and use 2SV.
Screen lock is a security feature where a passcode, fingerprint, or face ID is required to unlock your mobile device.
Please refer to your device settings on how to set up your screen lock.
Is 2-step verification the same as SMS two factor verification?
Why is 2-step verification (2SV) required for mobile banking?
How will 2SV be affected if I change my username or password?
What happens when I register for 2SV on my mobile device, delete the Scotiabank app, and then try to sign in from an untrusted device?
What if I want to switch my mobile device that I receive 2SV push notifications on?