This site is secured by SSL, verified by a THAWTE certificate. What does this mean?
THAWTE is a highly respected, international company. An SSL certificate from them verifies that this site belongs to the company it claims to belong to. It also means that all communications between you and this company are protected. You can be confident that you are sending your information to a verified legitimate site, and that any information that you enter, such as credit card numbers, passwords, and sensitive personal data, is secure and protected.
To be sure that your information is secure, a image should appear in the bottom status line of your browser window on any page where you will be entering sensitive personal data. As well, the address in the top line of your browser should read https:// instead of http://.
For more information, see www.thawte.com.