Shop securely at aboutroofing.com
We appreciate that in light of the well publicised data breaches at established "big" names such as Talk Talk, Target, Carphone Warehouse, Dixons & Sony in recent years you may understandably have reservations about shopping online full stop, and potentially shopping at a less well known business such as About Roofing Supplies.
However, you can confidently browse and shop online on our site with total peace of mind!
Our site is secure and is protected by GeoTrust who are worldwide leaders in website security, and our payment gateways (Sagepay & Paypal) are the most secure in the world!
Online payment is simple, safe & secure:
When you buy something online your card and personal details are entered by you into either Paypal or Sage, who check them and then authorise the transaction - and your financial details don't go any further: They are never shared with us, or any other business for that matter.
When your order is sent to us your personal details (such as your name, address, amount spent and goods purchased) are encypted in such a way that they can only be deciphered by us.
And to ensure that you have peace of mind, Paypal and Sage Pay ensure that we can not take a penny more than you have paid! We can give your money back (as a refund), but we can't take a penny more.
We are protected by high levels of security, on what is widely considered to be the best, most secure ecommerce platform available (Magento). In the highly unlikely event that we were breached, the hackers could get away with very little information about you and your purchase, and definitely no information whatsoever regarding your financial details - as we don't have those for anyone to hack!
The encryption and scurity on our website is provided by Comodo SSL meaning that this website has the highest security levels with 2048 bit signatures and up to 256 encryption with highest possible levels of security for your customers.
Comodo’s root certificates are embedded in all major browsers and devices and are trusted by 99.9% of the Internet population.
Shop with peace of mind - Paypal don’t share your sensitive financial details with sellers, and PayPal Buyer Protection covers your eligible purchases if they don’t show up or match their description.
Pay quickly and more securely with just an email address and password or mobile number and PIN. No need to re-enter your card and delivery details every time you check out.
Speed through checkout easier and faster anywhere, on your mobile, tablet or desktop. 24/7 customer support - Paypal are there to help with any queries you may have.
Paypal Buyer Protection: If an eligible item that you’ve bought online doesn’t arrive, or doesn’t match the seller’s description, Paypal Buyer Protection will reimburse you for the full amount of the item plus postage and packaging costs. Buyer Protection covers all your online purchases, on eBay or on any other website, when you use PayPal: For more information, see their User Agreement
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Sage Pay is a leading independent payment service provider (PSP) and is one of the most trusted payment brands.
Every year Sage Pay processes billions of pounds worth of secure payments for it's 55,000+ customers and makes the process of accepting payments online simple, fast & safe.
Sage Pay is a subsidiary of FTSE 100 business management software and services company The Sage Group plc.
As a payment service provider (PSP), thousands of businesses outsource their transaction security to Sage Pay. It is their top priority to ensure that all customers’ transaction data is kept secure at all times
Transaction security: All transaction information passed between merchant sites and Sage Pay’s systems is encrypted using 128-bit SSL certificates. No cardholder information is ever passed unencrypted and any messages sent by our servers to Sage Pay are signed using MD5 hashing to prevent tampering.
You can be completely assured that nothing you pass to Sage Pay’s servers can be examined, used or modified by any third parties attempting to gain access to sensitive information. Encryption and Data Storage Once on their systems, all sensitive data is secured using the same internationally recognised 256-bit encryption standards used by, among others, the US Government. The encryption keys are held on state-of-the-art, tamper proof systems in the same family as those used to secure VeriSign's Global Root certificate, making them all but impossible to extract.
The data held is extremely secure and is regularly audited by the banks and banking authorities to ensure it remains so. System security Sage Pay’s systems are scanned quarterly by Trustwave which are an independent Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) for the payment card brands.
Sage pay is also audited annually under the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) and is a fully approved Level 1 payment services provider, which is the highest level of compliance. They are also active members of the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) that defines card industry global regulation.
Links to banks: Sage Pay has multiple 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.
Internal security: Sage Pay is controlled by Iris Scanners, which are the latest and most precise biometric security devices available for identification. As used by; chemical plants, airports, police stations, prisons and other facilities where security is paramount. No one can enter or leave the building without a valid security pass.
Staff validation: All employees at Sage Pay are Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) checked prior to employment and no unauthorized individual has access to or is able to decrypt transaction information or cardholder data. Their systems only allow access to the most senior staff and only in extenuating circumstances (such as investigations of Card Fraud by the Police). All transaction information and customer card information is secure even from our their employees.
Disaster recovery: Sage Pay operates on twin data centres to ensure optimal system security and up-time and has a full disaster recovery and business continuation policy.
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Amazon Pay is your easy, familiar way to buy! Pay at thousands of sites and stores worldwide using the details in your Amazon account. Spend less time checking out and more time doing what you love.
Amazon Pay makes shopping easier by letting you use your Amazon account information to complete your purchase on aboutroofing.com: You don’t need to remember multiple logins and passwords for each site you visit—only your Amazon user name and password. It’s a safe, secure, convenient way to shop online.
Amazon Pay also offers the Amazon A-to-Z Guarantee for buyers to enable you to buy with confidence anytime you purchase products on the Amazon.co.uk website or use Amazon Pay.
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Google Pay is the fast, simple way to pay on websites such as aboutroofing.com, in apps, and in stores using the cards saved to your Google Account.
Google Pay protects your payment info with multiple layers of security and makes it easy to send money, store tickets, or cash in on rewards – all from one convenient place.
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Braintree, a division of PayPal, is a company based in Chicago that specializes in mobile and web payment systems for e-commerce companies that was acquired by PayPal in 2013.
Braintree provides businesses with the ability to accept payments online, offering a payment method that is not only seamless, but also secure.
There are many aspects to risk and security in the payments industry, and Braintree pride themselves on having exceptional teams that are dedicated to making the experience safe for our customers.
PCI DSS Security
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) is a set of standards to help protect businesses and shoppers from data theft and fraud - It is mandatory for all businesses to comply by getting a PCI certificate.
This applies for all types of card payments: online, by mail, over the phone or using card machines. Amazon Pay, Google Pay, Braintree, Sage Pay & Paypal are compliant to the highest level - PCI DSS level 1.
This page became effective on 10.12.2014. Updated on 30.03.19