Another layer of security for your credit card with Verified by VISA.
Verified by VISA adds an extra layer of safety when shopping online at participating merchants. It’s a FREE, simple-to-use service that is offered to Greater Iowa credit card holders; it confirms your identity with an extra password when you make an online transaction.
Merchants in the Verified by VISA
program require online customers to use VISA credit cards that are covered by the VISA security program. Once you activate your card, no one else can use your VISA card at any of the participating online stores without your personal password. Merchants who participate in the program will have the Verified by VISA
logo on their web site.
Verified by VISA works with just about any computer that is connected to the Internet. There is no special software to install. Once you activate your card, you’ll continue to shop as usual, and your VISA card number will be automatically recognized at checkout. Simply enter your Verified by VISA password and complete the regular checkout process.
Multiple layers of protection by the VISA program gives you an extraordinary level of security, so you can feel confident whenever and wherever you use your card. Specifically designed to make online shopping experiences safer and more secure, Verified by VISA gives you extra control over your Internet transactions.
Step 2 - Shop at participating online merchants. Whenever you submit an order at a participating online store, a Verified by VISA window will appear automatically. Enter your password, submit, and that’s it. If you have not registered with Verified by Visa and start to place an online order with a merchant in the Verified By VISA program, a message will appear that states you must have Verified By VISA to proceed. The order will remain in place, however, a box will pop up where you can register. There is no cost to register for Verified By VISA.
Step 3 - Enjoy enhanced security.