Use Free Rakuten for PC app on Windows 10 and Mac

Download the Rakuten app on PC. Get Cash Back rewards at your favorite stores! Enjoy unbeatable shopping deals and save with promo codes & coupons from the app.

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What is Rakuten PC app

If you shop online, you are basically passing up on free money if you are not using Rakuten. Like most people new to cashback apps, I was skeptical at first. However, I became a believer shortly after I signed up. Rakuten for PC is a free cashback service that allows you to earn 1% to 40% on your in-store and online purchases.

You can earn $10 when you first join the platform by making a $25 purchase within 3 months through the app. Now think about that? How many things do you purchase online that total over $25? Rakuten allows you to earn cash with over 2,500 online stores. With that many stores to choose from, it’s not hard to make some money cashback on your purchase.

The Company

It is a Japanese electronic commerce and online retailing company based in Tokyo. It was founded in 1997 by Japanese businessman Hiroshi Mikitani. It is the largest e-commerce site in Japan.

How it works

The business is based on a simple concept. When you visit an online retailer via a Rakuten link, they earn a commission on any purchases you make. Rakuten then turns around and shares a portion of this commission with their members in the form of a cashback offer. It’s a win-win for all involved. The popularity of Rakuten allows them to drive significant traffic to their retailer partners. In response to all that traffic, they are happy to give a percentage of the sale. Since each retailer has a different relationship with Rakuten, the cashback offered by Rakuten to their members also varies.

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The Referral system?

You use the site by searching for the retailer that you want to purchase from, and then clicking through to their site, and continuing with your buying process as you would normally. You can also get access to coupons with Rakuten for Windows, and if you download their browser extension, it will be even easier for you to get your cashback and it will let you know if there are any coupons available.

If someone you refer makes a purchase of $25 or more through Rakuten, you earn $5 on your cashback. Rakuten even offers promotions that allow you to earn $25 for each referral. Also, they will give $10 to your friends if they take advantage of your referral. It’s a win-win for everyone!

The platform will run frequent specials, such as double cashback promotions and hot deals for specific stores or items. You can learn about special BOGO deals, promo codes, coupons, and more. Setting your notifications to alert you to deals can help you keep an eye out. It can be used to get cashback on your purchases so essentially free money, for something that you were going to buy anyway, just because you clicked on it through the website.

The cap on Cash back

If Rakuten offers 10% cash back for shopping at Under Armour and you buy something for $500, you’ll get $50 in cash back. There is a maximum return of $50 on one shopping that you do on the platform. So how much of the shopping you may have done you can only get a certain amount back and not more.

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How to Install Rakuten app on Windows and Mac

  1. You will need an Android emulator on your PC, I will recommend BlueStacks or NoxPlayer
  2. Run the .exe file on your PC to complete the installation
  3. Open the emulator and look for the PlayStore app on the home screen of the emulator
  4. You will be asked to log in using your Google ID
  5. Search for the Rakuten app, click on the install button
  6. Now you can use the app from the home screen of the emulator

Use the app on your smartphone as well and earn a cash backs on your purchases, follow this LINK.