Online security

You’re in safe hands.
We want you to feel safe, stress-free and secure with our online security, where we take security very seriously, whilst you are shopping with us, throughout your entire visit to our online shop. Buy ensuring that protecting our customers' credit card and other personal details.

How secure is this website?
Unique gifts on the web are secured by Thawte SSL123 Certificate. Transactions on our site are protected with up to 256-bit Secure Sockets Layer encryption guaranteed.
We have undergone their rigorous process of identity verification. This Thawte secure SSL certificate true site seal is a confirmation of our identity and that your personal details are transmitted over the internet using the highest level of encryption.

PCI DSS compliance
PCI DSS compliant payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is aimed at protecting sensitive credit and debit cards data. Unique gifts on the web though Bluepark software is fully PCI DSS compliant and our systems are constantly checked to remain compliant at all times.

What is 3D Secure?
3D Secure stands for ‘Three Domain Secure’ the payment industry’s internet authentication standard. Visa has called their version ‘Verified by Visa’ or VBV for short and MasterCard have called their equivalent ‘MasterCard Secure Code’.
3D Secure can be thought of as an online version of ‘Chip and Pin’ technology, whereby the cardholder has a personalised password registered against their card that is then entered during the deposit process.
3D Secure authentication requires you, the cardholder, to register your card to take advantage of this service. This is a once off process (per card) which takes place on the card issuer’s website or at the point of deposit. You select a password which will then be used by your card issuer to authenticate each online transaction.

How does 3D Secure work with Unique gifts on the web?
Each time you attempt a transaction using Unique gifts on the web, our banking system will automatically check to see if your card is enrolled in the 3D Secure scheme.

If your bank is participating in this scheme, you will be taken to their secure website, where you enter your 3D Secure password. The payment is then taken as normal and you will then be smoothly delivered back to the banking confirmation page.

If your bank is participating in the 3D Secure scheme but you have not yet enrolled, by default, you will be offered the opportunity to register. You can then sign up for 3D Secure and proceed with the transaction or decline to sign up and proceed with the transaction as normal.
Unique gifts on the web will attempt a 3D Secure check on each card transaction, if your bank is not currently participating in the 3D Secure scheme, the transaction will be processed without 3D Authentication.
Which cards are checked for 3D Secure?
Visa Debit
Visa Electron

We never see your payment details!
We use the highly respected payments systems and we never have access to your personal bank or credit/debit card details! We never see them and we want you to have complete peace of mind at all times when shopping with us. uses private links into the banking network that are completely separate from the internet and which do not cross any publicly accessible networks. Any cardholder information sent to the banks and any authorisation message coming back is secure and cannot be tampered with.

Please visit our security policy, or if you have any further queries please feel free to contact us.