According to the statistics from 2014 year,
almost 80% of Japanese Credit Bureau users live in Japan. The rest
20% are spread to Asia, Europe, the Middle East and United States.
Each Japanese citizen has in average 2.5 cards in
the pocket. With the Olympic Games coming in 2020 there are
increasing number of merchants accepting major credit cards.
Apply for the JCB card and you don’t have to pay
for an annual fee. In addition to that, you can get cashback
on your purchases from 1% to 3% depending on the card type.
Not all the Americans are lucky and able to
apply for the JCB. Currently, it’s available to citizens of the
following states: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Nevada,
New York, New Jersey, Oregon and Washington.