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All direct payment gateways offered by and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

The Wix Stores checkout process is secured by HTTPS / TLS encryption and it is safe for your customers to purchase from your Wix site. 


TLS (Transport Layer Security) is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and secure. TLS is the industry standard and is used by millions of websites in the protection of their online transactions with their customers.

Additionally, Wix Stores only works with payment gateways that offer the highest level of security certification (PCI DSS Level 1).

The Urban Hound uses Square as the card Payment Gateway processing system. Square adheres to the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS), Level 1. Square performs data encryption within the card reader at the moment of swipe. Security updates and patches are installed on servers and equipment in a timely fashion. Web development follows industry-standards secure coding guidelines, such as those recommended by OWASP. Square prohibits storage of card numbers, magnetic stripe data, and security codes on client services. Square uses industry-standard cryptographic protocols and message formats (such as SSL/TLS and PGP) when transferring data.

If you have questions or concerns about these terms and conditions, you may contact us via the information below:

10202 Perkins Rowe E-150

Baton Rouge, LA 70810


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