MasterCard Secure Code is service of Heritage Bank, powered by MasterCard which provides added security when you shop online by protecting your card account against unauthorized use of your enrolled card.
When making an Internet purchase, the Cardholderâ€™s identity is authenticated at the point of payment.Â Cardholder is redirected to Heritage Bankâ€™s web page to verify details or register/Activate his MasterCard, before the Merchant submits an authorization request.
There are two options:
1) Activate your card at Heritage Bank website page.
When you visit the page, click on the MasterCard Secure Code logo on the homepage screen and you will be able to register your card after answering a few simple questions.
2) Activate you card when you are shopping online
Activate your card the next time you shop online at a participating merchant. Â Â During the Checkout process you will be asked a few simple questions. Once you answer these questions correctly you will be able to register your card.
To prevent unauthorised use of your card, visit the bank webpage immediately and register all your Heritage Bank MasterCard variants; Debit (USD &NGN), Prepaid (USD & NGN), Credit Card etc.