SSL certificates encrypt all information passing to and from your website. This includes sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, email addresses, personal information, and even credit card numbers! This is one reason an SSL Certificates is required in order to to accept credit card payments on a website.
To best address your needs, Bluehost provides various SSL certificates featuring different levels of protection. Protect your visitors and give them confidence that your website is secure. Learn more about Bluehost’s SSL certificate options by visiting the “Upgrades” tab in your Bluehost control panel.