Payment Options

When shopping online with us payments can be made with:

  • Visa
  • Visa/Debit Combo Cards
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • PayPal

For customers who will be shopping in person at our store, payment can also be made using:

  • Interac Direct Payment
  • Apple Pay
  • Cash

Payments for online sales are processed outside of our servers to enhance the security of your information. We never get to see your full credit card details.

Who sees my payment details?

If you use PayPal then they are the only ones that see your payment details. PayPal transactions are processed automatically through their secure membership profile. PayPal is the world's largest online payment processor with over 188 million users worldwide.

If you are paying by credit card directly on our website, your payment details are processed by First Data in conjunction with Beanstream. First Data is our merchant services provider and Beanstream provides the secure gateway to the credit card companies.

Beanstream utilizes the latest technology to ensure the security, reliability, and availability of their services. These technologies include multiple layers of protection against all known attack vectors and methods. Beanstream is a PCI Level 1 (the highest level) certified service provider. This means they hold to the highest industry standards for data protection and network security, and that means your cardholder data is safe with them. 


Online Security

At A Bit of Home, we want your online shopping experience to be convenient, enjoyable and, most of all, safe. While browsing our web store, you can rest assured that we have your security in mind. This is why we have installed the most powerful encryption technology available in the marketplace today. And you can be sure that whenever any aspect of this technology changes, we upgrade our system accordingly.

We also make protecting your privacy a top priority. As such, we have a strict policy against selling, lending or renting any personal information you provide to us during your visit to our online store. Any personal information we collect during your visit, we use with your prior knowledge and consent, and only to properly process and fulfill your order and to make your shopping experience as enjoyable as possible.

Canadian Prices & Taxes

All currency amounts shown are in Canadian dollars. Non-Canadian customers will have their purchases automatically converted to their local currency by their credit card provider at the time the transaction is processed.

Canadian taxes must be paid if the ultimate destination of a shipment is within Canada, regardless of where the order is billed to. All orders shipped within Canada are subject to the the Goods & Services Tax (GST) or Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) on applicable products as well as any shipping charges.

Orders that will be shipped to destinations outside of Canada are exempt from all Canadian taxes.