- 05 Feb
Secure Online Invoice Finance Applications
Secure online invoice finance applications are very important to us, so that our prospective customers feel comfortable that they can provide data to us in a safe and secure way - giving them peace of mind.
To make a safe online application, you can use our secure online invoice finance application form, which ensures that your data is transferred in a secure manner, including data encryption (data is encoded so that it cannot be read by third parties).
You will see in the web browser that you are using, that our site shows a small close to padlock, which shows that it is subject to an SSL certificate. An SSL certificate (Secure Socket Layer) means that a secure protocol is in place for the transmission of information securely over the Internet. With an SSL, data is encrypted so that the information being transmitted cannot be read by third parties.
You will also see that our site address starts with "HTTPS" rather than "HTTP". This also to denotes that it is a secure site.
The use of HTTPS, at the beginning of a web address, indicates that the web address uses an SSL certificate to verify its authenticity.
The process of applying for our certificate was subject to various methods of verification. Our physical address had to be verified, to ensure the authenticity of our business.
How To Verify Our Identity
In addition to the use of SSL certification, there are a number of other methods that you can use to verify the identity of our business. These are set out in the "About Us" section of our website, that includes a section headed "Credentials you can verify for peace of mind". This explains it a number of ways that you can look up details of our company, To satisfy yourself that we are a legitimate organisation.
With recent research published by Hiscox suggesting that 6 out of 10 SMEs have suffered cyber attacks, it is important that that our customers are able to satisfy themselves that the information they are sending to us is transferred in a secure and encrypted manner. It is for this reason that we have taken these steps, ensuring that we have secured mechanisms in place for communication with our customers. For additional help please call Sean on 03330 113622.