The SVU PAYMENTS service of the SVU WEBSITE enables:

In case of accidental payment or justified refund request, a refund is made directly to the card used for payment. Any inquiry is usually handled within 48 hours but please allow up to five (5) business days for request examination. Any request should be sent to:

By placing your order on the SVU Website you give your consent to having your name and contact details processed for the purpose of SVU Membership Records and SVU financial records. To the contrary, your cardholder data are NOT processed by the SVU at all, they’re processed directly by our bank’s First Data Global Gateway.

Upon completing your order on the SVU Website, you receive an SVU Order Receipt immediately. This SVU receipt shows all details of your order including payment status – see the section Paid in Full. Your payment is reflected in the relevant SVU records within 24 hours. Please allow up to ten (10) business days for printed book order processing. KOSMAS magazine is delivered in batches – address your inquiries to Purchased e-books are made available immediately.

The SVU Website is PCI DSS compliant (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard). Your checkout is processed directly by our bank’s vendor, the First Data Global Gateway – leading provider of electronic commerce and payment processing services.