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Registered: ‎10-12-2012

amex recon Successful

It is possible.  Was told to fax in, sent basic letter, no begging just thanking them for taking the time to reconsider, and copy of credit report.  Took about 5 business days then got the email saying I was approved.  First amex by the way so was very excited.  standard gold card.

Amex BCP $17,400, Amex Platinum NPSL, Virgin Atlantic World Elite MC $10,500, Chase Sapphire Preferred $5000, Barclay Arrival World MC $5000, , Citi TY Preferred $7900, Citi Diamond Preferred $7400, Citi Dividend $5900, US Bank Flexperks Visa Sig, $5000 Discover IT $4500, Chase Freedom $3500, Amex Hilton Honors $2000 Cap One Cash $2500,-- EQ FICO 768, EX FICO 755
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Registered: ‎08-06-2012

Re: amex recon Successful


BK Filed 7/1/12 --- EX: 494 EQ: 505 TU: 505
10/12 EX: 599 EQ: 599 TU: 599

BK Discharge 10/23/12
Cap1 $3000 (AU) / NFCU Visa $500

GOAL #1: 660
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Registered: ‎10-10-2012

Re: amex recon Successful

That's great, Congrats!

Starting Score: EQ 717 EX 724 TU 736
Current Score: EQ 780 EX 770 TU 774
App free since 4/11/13
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Registered: ‎08-20-2012

Re: amex recon Successful


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Re: amex recon Successful

Congrats on the approval

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Re: amex recon Successful

What were their reasons for denial???

Scores 3/17/2014: TU FICO: 645 | EQ FICO: 674 | EX AMEX FICO: 662

In my new wallet: American Express Premier Rewards Gold: NPSL | BankAmericard Cash Rewards: $2500 | BarclayCard Rewards Average: $2000 | Travelocity Rewards AMEX: $1050 | Discover IT: $1500 | Sportsman's Guide Visa: $3000 | Capital One QuicksilverOne MasterCard: $1250 | Walmart: $900 | J.Crew $2250
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Registered: ‎08-16-2012

Re: amex recon Successful

Marriott PR$25k | BCE $24.5K |BankAmericard Visa $25k| Wmt Discover $12.5k | BR Visa $12.5k | CSP $10k | Amex Delta Gold $10k | Discover IT $10k | Paypal Extras MC $15k | Amazon Store $10k|Arrival $12.7k | Smile Gen $7.25k | Dillard's $5k | Express $3.05K | Visa $3.5k | Freedom Visa $1k| Amex Surpass $1k
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Registered: ‎03-14-2012

Re: amex recon Successful

CONGRATULATIONS!  Welcome to the Amex Family.

Starting Score: 639 (Walmart TU)
Current Score: TU 688 (myFICO) EX 699 EQ 660 (myFICO)
Goal Score: 700 Across the Board (Mortgage Goal Achieved 1/31/2012!)

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Registered: ‎06-14-2012

Re: amex recon Successful

Congrats! AMEX is pretty awesome!

Starting Score: EQ 609, EX 633(Fako), TU 700
Current Score: EQ 699, EX 758, TU 733
Goal Score: 720 across the board
Garden Club Member-GC Challenge: App free since 10/31/12 :smileywink:
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Registered: ‎08-13-2012

Re: amex recon Successful

What product and your score ??

Starting Score: 560
Current Score: 748 Wishlist: CSP, Simply Cash, SPG, BOLD, INK, United MP,
Goal Score: 800

Walmart: 10k |Usaa: 8k|BCE: 9k| Amex: NSPL|Dis: 3.4k|Cap: 3.5k|CAP: 2k|CSP: 5k| Pen:4.5k

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