When you begin to check out a lock will appear at the bottom of your browser window. This indicates that the page is encrypted, and the personal information that you are about to enter is secure. In your browser you can click on the lock, and a description from your browser will verify the authenticity of the SSL certification. Any and all data sent over an encrypted SSL connection is protected with a mechanism for determining whether the data has been altered in transit. This means our customers can confidently send private data, such as credit card numbers, to our website, trusting that SSL keeps it private and confidential.