If a local or state government entity accepts credit cards/debit cards/EBTs, they must use a system that meets the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) established by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express & JCB. The PCI Security Standards Council has split compliance into the four basic levels shown below, with Level 1 having the most stringent security and control elements.
PCI Compliance Levels
- eGov Strategies is certified to the highest PCI DSS standards - Level 1 (see press release)
PCI Level 1 Service Provider Registrations
eGov and TSYS (our credit card processor and gateway) are on VISA's global registry as PCI Level 1 service providers:
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“Working with eGov has helped Androscoggin Bank differentiate ourselves within a highly competitive government banking market by offering their online and over the counter credit card payment services (www.androgov.com). Our municipal and school clients like the flexibility and variety of options that eGov provides. The Bank has developed a great working relationship with eGov over the past few years, as well.”- ANDROSCOGGIN BANK - ANDROGOV.COM