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Neon signs in front of TokyoÕs Shibuya Station for five of the biggest loan companies in Japan. These companies which offer quick cash loans at high interest rates called Òsara-kinÓ, or salary loans. The main companies in Japan are: Promise, Aifuru (red sign with heart logo), Acom (red sign with circular logo), Takefuji (blue sign with ÒYen ShopÓ logo), Promise (yellow sign), and Reiku (green sign). There are several of these loan branches that dot the station vicinity and one can be found practically on every street corner. This is common at most commuter hubs in Tokyo.
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Neon signs in front of TokyoÕs Shibuya Station for five of the biggest loan companies in Japan. These companies which offer quick cash loans at high interest rates called Òsara-kinÓ, or salary loans. The main companies in Japan are: Promise, Aifuru (red sign with heart logo), Acom (red sign with circular logo), Takefuji (blue sign with ÒYen ShopÓ logo), Promise (yellow sign), and Reiku (green sign). There are several of these loan branches that dot the station vicinity and one can be found practically on every street corner. This is common at most commuter hubs in Tokyo.