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American Express

What does it take to get an American Express Card? Anyone know? 

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Re: American Express

Which business card are you thinking of? Business income? How's your personal credit (assuming you are the PG)?

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Re: American Express

freeurmind wrote:

What does it take to get an American Express Card? Anyone know? 

The Charge Cards are easier... NO BK. scores 650+ are the beginning area I think but they have their own little computer system that takes your credit report and makes it their own...

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Re: American Express

You want it for business use or personal use??

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Re: American Express

I got approved for the American Express Green Card with a Experian score of 649.  

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Re: American Express

If you dont mind me asking......what were your other credit score when you applied for the Amex?

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