Credit Card Business
Under the “Be Unique” concept of LIFECARD, the AIFUL Group responds to the needs of customers by boldly taking on challenges based on its original creative capabilities without being contained in the existing frames, and providing independent and unique products and services.
LIFE CARD which is issued under a license agreement with Mastercard, Visa and
JCB can be used at member stores not only in Japan, but also overseas. With LIFE CARD, the AIFUL
Group provides reliable, convenient, and unique services.
To provide new services and create added value , LIFE CARD has gained compatibility with Apple Pay and Google Pay and proactively expanded tie-up credit card sales under alliance with artists, cloud-based accounting software companies and university hospitals. LIFE CARD aims to respond to the needs and lifestyles of customers through these initiatives.
LIFECARD began selling V-preca for the first time in Japan in 2011. V-preca is an online-designated Visa prepaid card that can be used just like a credit card at online Visa membership shops.
As of the end of September 2023, a total of over 19.9 million V-preca cards have been sold since the initial release in 2011.