Your Card Details and Payments are Secure on Carus Online Golf Shop

Carus Online Golf Shop is powered by Shopify - a reliable, secure shopping cart solution for ecommerce websites. The shopping cart software allows us to accept credit cards and PayPal payments online safely and securely.

Credit card and order data is encrypted and secure. Shopify is Level 1 PCI compliant and uses 256-bit SSL certificates to keep order details secure.

What is PCI DSS Compliance?

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is an information security standard for organizations that handle payment card information (both credit and card). Defined by the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council, the standard was created to increase controls around card data to reduce fraud via its exposure.

Why is PCI DSS Compliance Important for a Secure Payments System? 

If you want to sell online and accept payments from Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Discover credit cards, your software and hosting needs to be PCI compliant.

Shopify meets all 6 categories of PCI standards

  1. Maintain a Secure Network
  2. Maintain a Vulnerability Management Program
  3. Regularly Monitor and Test Networks
  4. Protect Cardholder Data
  5. Implement Strong Access Control Measures
  6. Maintain an Information Security Policy

Shopify is certified Level 1 PCI DSS compliant and very serious about securely hosting this online store and have invested significant time and money to certify stores hosted on their platform are PCI compliant. From annual on-site assessments validating compliance to continuous risk management, Shopify work really hard to ensure their shopping cart software and ecommerce hosting is secure.

If you have any further concerns about the safety and security of Carus Online Golf Shop, please email shop@carusgreen.co.uk