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Move your pay and you could earn $2501

Open a no monthly fee Chequing Account and move your pay.

Getting a sweet $250 is as easy as 1-2-3

1. Become a Client

Sign up in minutes on your phone and get ready to have simple banking at your fingertips.

2. Open your Chequing Account

It’s the original no monthly fee digital bank Account, designed to uncomplicate your life.

3. Switch your payroll deposits to earn $250¹

Move your paycheques to your Tangerine Chequing Account for 2 consecutive months, and we’ll give you $250.


Got questions? We’ve got answers.

Tangerine Chequing is the perfect place to get paid

No monthly fees with no minimum balance
You shouldn’t have to pay money to use your money.

Free Interac e-transfer®
Get an unlimited number of transactions.

Free ABM access
That’s free access to over 3,500 Scotiabank® ABMs2 nationwide.

Banking where you’re paying monthly account fees?

If you pay per month with your current bank, then by switching to Tangerine today, in years you’d save:*
*Estimator tool is for demonstration purposes only and should not be relied upon as financial or other advice. Calculations are estimates only based on the information you provide and assume no fees for non-standard transactions are incurred in the Tangerine Chequing Account. Actual savings may vary. All rates, fees, features, offers and benefits and related terms and conditions are subject to change.

Life is complicated enough – banking shouldn’t be.

Experience no monthly fees with no minimum balances. No strings attached.

Plus: New Clients get a 6.00% rate for 5 months† when they open a Savings Account

Sticky Notes


Got questions? We’ve got answers.

What kinds of deposits qualify to earn the $250

Only deposits categorized under the Canadian Payment Association code as payroll qualify, including Pension, Employment Insurance, Old Age Security, Canadian Pension Plan, Workers Compensation, Parental Assistance and Income Security Benefit. You can find a complete list in section 6 of the Full Offer Terms and Conditions. You need to deposit the full amount of your payroll direct deposits to qualify, and the payroll direct deposits need to total at least $200 per month. Make sure your first deposit is made within 60 days of your Account opening, and keep the deposits going for at least 2 months in a row.

When will I get my $250

We’ll deposit the $250 in your Chequing Account in the month after you’ve had two consecutive months of payroll deposits.

2 Tangerine will waive the ABM Withdrawal Fee and Global ATM Alliance members will waive any surcharge fees for withdrawal transactions performed at a Scotiabank or Global ATM Alliance machine with your Tangerine Client Card. Some exclusions apply; see our Fee Schedule for details. The current Fee Schedule can be found at