Secure Payments

Protecting Your Online Purchases


At The Handle Studio Ltd we are commited to protecting your transactions as well as your personal information over the internet, for credit and debit cards we are using a Payment Service Provider which is Sage Pay (formerly Protx) – the largest independent payment service provider (PSP) in the UK and Ireland. Sage Pay provides a secure payment gateway (Level 1 PCI DSS), processing payments for thousands of online businesses, including ours. It is Sage Pay’s utmost priority to ensure that transaction data is handled in a safe and secure way.

Sage Pay uses a range secure methods such as fraud screening, I.P address blocking and 3D secure. Once on the Sage Pay systems, all sensitive data is secured using the same internationally recognised 256-bit encryption standards.

Sage Pay is PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliant to the highest level and maintains regular security audits. They are also regularly audited by the banks and banking authorities to ensure that their systems are impenetrable.

Sage Pay is an active member of the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) that defines card industry global regulation.

In addition, you know that your session is in a secure encrypted environment when you see https:// in the web address, and/or when you see the locked padlock symbol alongside the URL.

So when buying through our site, you can be sure that you are completely protected and to add further protection we have also added an additional 128bit SSL certificate for extra security, when your address bar is in https:// please click on our padlock to view our certificate.

Our website has also been scanned and been verified by security metrics for PCI Compliancy and will have further checks every 3 months in case of any vulnerabilities.


Why Use Paypal?


What are the Benefits of Using PayPal?

It's Fast !!

Payments are immediate. It's quicker than sending cheques or postal orders.

It's Private !!

PayPal does not reveal your financial information to sellers.

It's Global !!

PayPal is accepted worldwide, and can be used to make payments locally or internationally.

It's Easy !!

Send money to anyone in just a few clicks.

It's Trusted !!

Industry-leading fraud prevention keeps you safe and secure.

It's Cost Effective !!

It's free to send money, and PayPal is affordable for businesses of all sizes.

SSL Certificate

The SSL padlock symbol is normally at the top left of the domain name in the address bar, this ensures you that any information you enter is secured by the certificate issued to that website address, You can view the status of our SSL certificate by clicking on the logo below. 

Thank you,

The Handle Studio Team.