Frequently Asked Questions

What payment methods does accept?
We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover cards.

When will you charge me for my order?
When placing your order, your credit or debit card will be pre-authorized for the full amount of the purchase upon completing checkout. Payment will only be collected (captured) from your card when your order is dispatched.

How will my purchase appear on my card statement?
The charge for your purchase will appear on your card statement as The MDB Family.

Will I be charged tax?
It depends on your order's shipping destination. collects sales tax for orders shipping to California. Tax for California is calculated and added to your order after entering your shipping address during checkout.


All orders on are processed through FoxyCart, a secure cart and checkout platform, and transactions are processed using Authorize.Net, a reliable and secure payment gateway.

Both Authorize.Net and FoxyCart are PCI DSS compliant (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) and use SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). PCI DSS is a comprehensive set of requirements developed by major global payment brands that facilitate the development of a robust payment card data security process, and the adoption of consistent data security measures. SSL is a security protocol that ensures your sensitive data is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Do note that you still need to protect your own computer from attacks and malware by adopting safe Internet practices, and running appropriate and up-to-date anti-virus and firewall software.


Authorize.Net is a leading provider of payment gateway services. They operate with a mission to provide the most secure and reliable payment solutions, and use industry-leading security technologies and protocols. Authorize.Net is a solution of CyberSource Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Visa.


FoxyCart is a powerful and secure ecommerce platform specializing in the cart and checkout flow. They have extensive security measures in place to ensure the protection of customer data, including 24/7 monitoring, government-standard encryption, and a secure physical environment.