We use Internet standard encryption technology to scramble your sensitive data when you transmit it to us. This process is known as SSL (secure sockets layer) and we are constantly updating our technology to provide you with the maximum practicable level of security. To check that you are in a secure area of our site look at the bottom right of your browser and you will see a closed padlock or an unbroken key. When you place an order, for your convenience we offer to retain your card details. These are maintained in a secure format. However, if you prefer that we do not maintain these details, you can go to 'Your Account', click on 'Edit or Delete a Payment Method' and delete any card information.