You most probably didn't notice the green lock in your browser when you visit this website. Access to any page of this website is now redirected to HTTPS and thus any data will be transferred encrypted all the time. There are no creditcard numbers or other sensible information transferred from and to this website. Edward Snowden fortunately made us aware that there are people unseen listening on the internet traffic. It's a matter of principle.
Qualsys SSL reports the rating of the ssl encryption as A