Tokyo, February 19, 2018 - Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. (Rakuten Card) and JCB Co., Ltd. (JCB) today announced that the two companies will begin accepting applications for and issuing a Rakuten Card and Rakuten Pink Card featuring Disney-themed designs starting from February 19, 2018.
- Rakuten Card Co., Ltd.
- JCB Co., Ltd.
Rakuten Card and JCB to launch Disney design Rakuten Card and Rakuten Pink Card
The Disney-design Rakuten Card and Rakuten Pink Card will be issued by Rakuten Card, with JCB as the Disney-Design Card Master Licensee and an official marketing alliance partner of The Walt Disney Company (Japan) Ltd. When applying for a Rakuten Card or Rakuten Pink Card, users will be able to choose a Disney-design card, which will offer the same high Rakuten Super Point rewards with no annual membership fee as the standard Rakuten Card. The Rakuten Pink Card, a card specifically aimed at women, also features a range of optional services that can be customized to suit the lifestyle of the cardholder for an additional monthly usage fee.
To commemorate the launch of the new Disney-design Rakuten Card and Rakuten Pink Card, Rakuten Card will hold a campaign in which 3,000 customers applying for one of the new cards will go into a draw to receive an original Disney-themed tumbler.
Since its launch in July 2005, Rakuten Card has found popularity for not requiring users to pay annual membership fees, and for offering high Rakuten Super Point rewards that can be used on other Rakuten group services. Rakuten Card has been ranked number one for customer satisfaction in the credit card category in the Japanese Customer Satisfaction Index for nine consecutive years.
Going forward, Rakuten Card and JCB will continue to strive to enhance its credit card service and features in order to further improve customer satisfaction.
*The Disney-design Rakuten Card and Rakuten Pink Card feature an original design.
*The issuance of The Disney design Rakuten Card and Rakuten Pink Card is limited to Japan domestic.
Overview of Disney-design cards
Disney-design Rakuten Card Disney-design Rakuten Pink Card
・Card name: Disney-design Rakuten Card
Disney-design Rakuten Pink Card
・Application/issuance commencement date: February 19, 2018
・Annual fee: None
・Family card fee: None
・ETC card fee: 500 yen (not including tax)
・Insurance and overseas travel insurance: (Maximum) 20 million yen
・Point reward rate for both cards: 1% or more
・Details of the point rewards:
1. 1 point per 100 yen will be granted when using the Rakuten Card to pay for everyday shopping and public utilities charges.
2. During the Super Point Up Program, purchases made on Rakuten Ichiba will earn four times the points. Four times the amount of points during Rakuten Ichiba’s Super Point Up Program is held.
・Rewards for Disney-design Rakuten Pink Card only:
A range of optional services that can be customized to suit the lifestyle of the cardholder for an additional monthly usage fee.
1. Rakuten Group Benefit Services (300 yen monthly fee, not including tax)
Special benefits specifically for Rakuten Pink Card holders only, provided by participating Rakuten Group services. These include Rakuten Ichiba, Rakuten Travel, Rakuten Books, Rakuten Kobo, Rakuten TV, Rakuten GORA, Rakuten 24, Rakuten Ticket, Rakuten O-net.
2. Lifestyle Support Services (300 yen monthly fee, not including tax)
Over 110,000 discounts and benefits on non-Rakuten Group services in a variety of genres, including restaurant and movie vouchers, lessons, and nursing and childcare services.
3. Insurance for Women (starting from a monthly fee of 30 yen, for a 19-year-old woman on a female-related illness insurance plan)
Recommended insurance plans for Rakuten Pink Card holders. Four different insurance plans are available to allow customers to select plans to suit changes in their lifestyles such as marriage and childbirth, including a female-related illness insurance plan with a fee that starts from 30 yen per month (for a 19-year-old woman), and a personal accident liability insurance plan.