Mastercard® SecureCode™

Enhanced security
for online shopping

Mastercard SecureCode

Added protection that keeps transactions private

Mastercard SecureCode is a private code for your Mastercard account that you can use when you're shopping online. Only you and your financial institution know what your code is – retailers aren't able to see it. So you can trust that your transactions get independent approval every time.

Accepted all over the web

More than 575,000 online retailers support transactions made with SecureCode. Look for the logo when you're providing your payment information. Mastercard®,The best way to pay on the internet.


SecureCode works with your existing Mastercard account, requires no download, and it's easy to activate and to use.

Read FAQ's about Mastercard SecureCode

Watch a demo video on how to sign up


Step One

Enter Card Number

Click the "Sign Up Now" button to visit your Issuer's Website and create your private code - known only to you and your Issuer - and use it every time you shop online at a participating merchant.

Step Two

Verify Identity

To enroll, you will be asked to confirm your identity by providing answers to your Issuers security questions.

Step Three

Create SecureCode

You will be asked to create your secure code.

Step Four

Registration Complete

In just a few simple steps your enrollment is complete and you are ready to begin shopping online with your new SecureCode.

Please note that while many financial institutions offer SecureCode, not all offer this service. New institutions are being added often.