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mr_postman
Posts: 179
Registered: ‎01-17-2008

Re: Home depot Sweet!!


kevinjjc wrote:

Wow, congrats! You asked for 4,500, but you got 11,000. Now that's sweet! A soft pull is just icing on the cake!


yeah very suprise talked to an easy going CSR i told him what can i do with 500 buy nails he said how much would i like i said 4500 asked me he has to do soft pull came back how about 11k i thought citi hates me

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MsLadyRover
Posts: 2,727
Registered: ‎03-14-2012

Re: Home depot Sweet!!

Great increase! You received more than double of what you asked for! Awesome!



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ecalmese
Posts: 153
Registered: ‎01-24-2013

Re: Home depot Sweet!!


mr_postman wrote:

ok so i need a new kitchen so i step out of the garden i know i know:smileymad: applied for the home depot card and was instant approved $500.00:smileysurprised: received the card today called the number on the card and requested an increase 500 to  4.5 k came back offered 11.k  took less than 2 minutes soft pull! 


wow!!!
 
thats awesome! i will hopefully be in the same situation in about a month. i want to take the same strategy. looking at my current credit scores in my signature do you think i can get a similar outcome?
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-Wade-
Posts: 11,446
Registered: ‎08-13-2013

Re: Home depot Sweet!!


mr_postman wrote:

ok so i need a new kitchen so i step out of the garden i know i know:smileymad: applied for the home depot card and was instant approved $500.00:smileysurprised: received the card today called the number on the card and requested an increase 500 to  4.5 k came back offered 11.k  took less than 2 minutes soft pull! 


 Big Congrats :smileyhappy:  That's what i'm talking about ...WTG

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efranklin23
Posts: 1,520
Registered: ‎11-14-2013

Re: Home depot Sweet!!


mr_postman wrote:

ok so i need a new kitchen so i step out of the garden i know i know:smileymad: applied for the home depot card and was instant approved $500.00:smileysurprised: received the card today called the number on the card and requested an increase 500 to  4.5 k came back offered 11.k  took less than 2 minutes soft pull! 


I take it you have a nice CS right? :smileyvery-happy:


$13.5K$7.5K5.5K$9K$5K500
EQ-665 TU-680 EX-705 (as of 5-20-14)
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alvon123
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Registered: ‎09-24-2013

Re: Home depot Sweet!!

congrats

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gdale6
Posts: 8,511
Registered: ‎12-13-2013

Re: Home depot Sweet!!

Belated congrats :smileyhappy:

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WhosTheBoss
Posts: 89
Registered: ‎01-21-2014

Re: Home depot Sweet!!

Nice! Congrats!:smileyhappy:

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