How can I report fraudulent or suspicious emails?

If you receive a suspicious email that claims to be from Scotiabank, forward the email to Please do not change or retype the subject line as this prevents our ability to properly investigate the incident.

After forwarding the email, you should immediately delete it from your inbox. We will send you an automated response. Never forward the email to family, friends, or coworkers as this could also put them at risk. 

If you responded to the email and are worried that you may have disclosed confidential information, please call us immediately at 1-866-625-0561.

Visit our Cybersecurity & Fraud Hub to find out how to report an incident or suspicious activity.

Last updated February 6, 2023