Is it safe to use my credit card online? processes all bank and online transactions via the secure system of Piraeus Bank and does not collect any information about credit/debit cards. The online authentication process is instant and is activated every time a Visa card or MasterCard is used on our e-Shop, before the request for the approval to charge the card, and makes online shopping more secure for our customers, by creating a secure e-commerce channel.

The system is authenticated according to the international safety standard entitled Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), created by the International Payment Organizations (Visa, MasterCard, etc.). Piraeus Bank provides to us the Verified-by-Visa and MasterCard Secure Code services, which have been designed based on the 3D-Secure protocol. These services authenticate payment cardholders (credit, debit or prepaid cards) when performing transactions on our e-Shop.