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Accept JCB payments on your website

Online JCB transactions: Introduction

JCB stands for Japan Credit Bureau, they have some 60 million cardholders worldwide in 190 countries and regions including the U.S., China, Taiwan, Philippines, Korea, Singapore, Australia, England and Germany. The cardholders of this Japanese credit card have above-average purchasing power, making them a very attractive target group. To provide an indication, their average transaction amount is $ 250, with this JCB has surpassed American Express in the U.S., the latter having an average transaction amount of $ 125. Visa/MasterCard follow with $ 60 per transaction. In total, approximately 63 billion dollars in purchases are charged on these cards worldwide each year.

Accept JCB credit card payments on your site: How to

It is simple. Basically, you have to follow the same procedure for any payment method:

***ATTENTION: A special request is needed for credit cards and SEPA Direct Debit recurring. Please be aware that this may take several weeks. Once your account goes live, you can provide every available payment method for your account type in your webshop, except for credit cards and SEPA Direct Debit recurring. You can only offer these payment methods in your webshop once your request for them is approved.

Online JCB transactions: Advantages and Possibilities

On average, JCB cardholders have an above average income, and their average transaction amount is at least twice as high as that for other credit cards. By offering JCB payment possibilities in your webshop, you are able to reach a target group in the higher segment of the market, thus enabling an increase in your turnover.

The advantages of JCB for your webshop:

  • Consumers in 190 countries are reachable;
  • Significant reach in the United States;
  • Reach a target group of consumers with very high purchasing power and increase turnover;
  • Option for protection from fraud using 3-D Secure.
  • Recurring Payments for JCB available.

Online JCB transactions: How it works for customers

If you would like to include JCB as one of the payment methods you offer in your webshop, you must complete the general application procedure for credit cards (VISA/MasterCard) with ICEPAY. This application procedure takes at least two weeks, and sometimes even longer. This due to the requirements the credit card companies set for their providers.

For your customers, paying using the JCB card is easy.

All your customer has to do is:
  1. Choose a product in your webshop;
  2. Choose JCB as the payment method;
  3. Execute the payment and approve it via the secure JCB environment;
  4. The payment is complete.

Payments for your credit card transactions are not handled by ICEPAY, but by our supplier. These payments are made on a weekly basis. If you would like further information on payments or the implementation of JCB, please contact us.

This payment method is available in:

  • Japan

  • Worldwide

Cost overview per account
Connection costs - € 125,- p.y. € 125,- p.y. On request
Transaction costs - 2,7% + € 0,25 p.t. 2,3% + € 0,25 p.t On request
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