Points are Rakuten's exclusive member reward program.
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There are two types of Super Points that can be earned. One is regular points and the other is time limited points. The table below highlights the major differences.
|REGULAR POINTS||LIMITED-TIME POINTS|
|HOW DO I EARN POINTS?||Earned on all Rakuten services including Global Market||Earned as a part of a promotion. Requires entry into the promotion|
|HOW MANY POINTS DO I EARN?||One point per 100 yen spent (ex. Spend 4398 JPY and earn 43 points)||Amount received varies depending on promotion|
|WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY POINTS?||Credited to your account immediately after purchase||Point distribution date depends on promotion rules (typically 2 months after promotion ends)|
|WHEN CAN I USE MY POINTS?||20 day waiting period before being available for use||Can be used immediately after receiving points|
|WHEN DO MY POINTS EXPIRE?||Expire after one year of account inactivity||Expiration date varies based on promotion (typically 1 month)|
The following conditioins apply to both types of points
Full rules regarding Rakuten membership including points can be found here.
Example point calculation:
regular points (70)
merchant multiplier (5x)
campaign point (1000)
350 regular points + 1000 limited time points = 1350 total points
Look above the item price to see the number of Rakuten Super Points you can earn for each unit purchased.
At checkout, you can see the number of Rakuten Super Points you will earn on each order.
Our merchants will also sometimes offer multiple times points on their products. Check for the Point Multiplier mark (2X, 10X) in the search results. To find which which items have bonus Rakuten Super Points, check for the Point Multiplier mark (2X, 10X) in the search results.
You can also see the total number of Rakuten Super Points on the item page, above the item price.
To earn points from a Rakuten point campaign, make sure to log in to your Rakuten account and then enter into the campaign by clicking the Entry button. Additional rules and requirements can be found on the campaign page.
Choose how many Points you want to use in the checkout process.
Point usage is limited to 100,000 Super Points per month.
Please be aware that some merchants may have their own restrictions on point usage.
To check your Points Balance: Log in with your Rakuten ID and check the top of the home page. The total number of Rakuten Super Points you have is displayed with your name. This amount includes both regular and time-limited Rakuten Super points.
Please note that the number of Points displayed here includes both Rakuten Super Points that you can use right away as money at checkout and Points that are not yet available for usage. That happens because the regular 1% Super Points are reflected shortly after purchase in your account, but they can only be used 20 days after the purchase you received them from.
Time limited Points are Rakuten Super Points with an expiration date. The amount displayed can be used right away. For more details on types of Points, please check here.
Currently Point History is only available in Japanese. To check it, please log in your account and access the point page (Japanese only).
The pink records show the times you have received Points, while the blue show the occasions you spent Points.
On this page you can also check when your limited-time Points expire.
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