Card Validation Digit (CVD)
CVD is a 3 digit code on the back of the credit card.
CVD helps ensure that the customer making a purchase is actually in possession of their credit card. CVD is not part of the card number itself.
Cardus guarantees your security when using your credit card online. Your data is being transmitted via SSL encryption and handled confidentially on our secure systems. We DO NOT store or save your credit card information on our servers. For one-time transactions, your card is used only for the purposes of completing the single transaction and then immediately forgotten. For automatically renewing subscriptions and memberships, your card information is stored by MONERIS—the largest and most secure payment gateway in Canada. Cardus servers store no credit card information at any time.