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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

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dodgerslv wrote:

its weird that VS soft pulled me on EX while JCrew, Express, Buckle, Avenue all SP on EQ. They are all Comenity bank right?


I think Jcrew is known to pull EX or in this case SP EX.

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)


WarJar101 wrote:

dodgerslv wrote:

its weird that VS soft pulled me on EX while JCrew, Express, Buckle, Avenue all SP on EQ. They are all Comenity bank right?


I think Jcrew is known to pull EX or in this case SP EX.


I have the J.Crew card. They SP'd EQ for me. Same thing that happened to Dodgers happened for me...VS on EX but the rest on EQ.

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

Then again I might be wrong, lol.

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

I just did the shopping card trick for Jcrew. A decent $500 limit.  Thanks Forum.

 

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)


iwant700fico wrote:

I just did the shopping card trick for Jcrew. A decent $500 limit.  Thanks Forum.

 

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

Nice. They're generous with credit increases started with 750 in dec and hit the love button 3 times since and I'm at 1750 now
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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

 Another Card, Got a pop-up Approval  For AnnTaylor and took it. $500. Hopefully I can get the same love as you guys when I push the Luv button in couple month. 

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

Thanks for the info on the Shopping Cart trick.  I got pop up apporval for J Crew, Buckles, and Ann Taylor.  I couldnt get a pop up for Victoria's Secret and dont know why.

Either way, I will just stop with the 3 cards.

 

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

None of them worked for me. Have been trying for weeks. No, I am not opted out of anything.

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Re: Shopping Cart Trick (Jcrew, Preapproved!)

I tried to do the shopping cart trick for a couple of sites (A&F/Express/GbyGuess/J.Crew) and got the preapproval for J.Crew. It only asked for the last four of the SSN/DOB and I was approved for $250! Now I didn't finish purchasing the item (I just picked a random item just to test this out), does it cancel out the approval or am I still okay? I'm assuming I'm okay, but just wanted to make sure. Thank you!



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