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Sportsman's Guide Visa.....

I got the pre approval via shopping cart trick, but I wanted my new Walmart CL to report so that they had a guide to go by. So when I saw it report, I accepted it. I immediately called them to see what my credit limit would be and the dude got all excited when he told me it was 2500 bucks. I was like, oh that's not going to work. So he asked me what I was looking for. I just said that I wanted at least 6 or 7k and he put me on hold and came back and said no problem--7k. I am thinking about asking for more upon activation, like I was saying in the shopping card trick thread.



My Wallet:
WalMart: ||15k|| USAA Platinum MC: ||26k|| BCE: ||9k|| Chase Freedom Siggy: ||10k|| Discover it: ||6.5k|| SG Visa: ||11k||
USAA World MC: ||23k|| US Bank Cash+ Siggy: ||7.5k|| Citi TYP World MC: ||12k|| Barclays Arrival World MC: ||13k||Citi Double Cash World MC ||25k||Sallie Mae World MC ||18.8k||Fico Scores (3 Fico Monitoring): EQ 751,TU 749, EX 743. Last app: 9-12-14 Sallie
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....

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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....

Nothing really.....just never tried the shopping card trick...wanted to help my util...read about generous cl.... I'm gardening, but really looking forward to my next cli requests in jan and app spree in feb...etc 



My Wallet:
WalMart: ||15k|| USAA Platinum MC: ||26k|| BCE: ||9k|| Chase Freedom Siggy: ||10k|| Discover it: ||6.5k|| SG Visa: ||11k||
USAA World MC: ||23k|| US Bank Cash+ Siggy: ||7.5k|| Citi TYP World MC: ||12k|| Barclays Arrival World MC: ||13k||Citi Double Cash World MC ||25k||Sallie Mae World MC ||18.8k||Fico Scores (3 Fico Monitoring): EQ 751,TU 749, EX 743. Last app: 9-12-14 Sallie
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....


09Lexie wrote:
Congratulations. What is the lure of this cc?

 

Well, it's not based on looks...




Start: 619 (TU08, 9/2013) | Current: 775 (TU08, 11/16/16)
Sam's Club MC $25000 | AMEX BCE $20400 | Sallie Mae WMC $16500 | Cap 1 QS WMC $16500 | NFCU CLOC $15000 | JCP $15000 | Discover IT $13000 | Care Credit $10200 | BofA BBR #1 $10100 | CU Visa $10000 | Marvel MC $10000 | Citi DC $8000 | Amazon Store $8000 | US Bank Cash+ VS $7500 | Blispay $7500 | BofA BBR #2 $7000 | Macy's Store $5400 | Sony Card $4250 | Macy's AMEX $3500 | Gold Violin $3050 | Target $1900 | Costco Anywhere $1700 | ~~Gardening Since 12/8/16
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....

hahaha, what do you mean?

 



My Wallet:
WalMart: ||15k|| USAA Platinum MC: ||26k|| BCE: ||9k|| Chase Freedom Siggy: ||10k|| Discover it: ||6.5k|| SG Visa: ||11k||
USAA World MC: ||23k|| US Bank Cash+ Siggy: ||7.5k|| Citi TYP World MC: ||12k|| Barclays Arrival World MC: ||13k||Citi Double Cash World MC ||25k||Sallie Mae World MC ||18.8k||Fico Scores (3 Fico Monitoring): EQ 751,TU 749, EX 743. Last app: 9-12-14 Sallie
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....

Congrats! Thanks for sharing.


IT $16.5k / US Bank Ace (VSig) $13.5K / US Bank Cash+ (VSig) $13.5k
Sam's Mastercard $10k / Walmart Mastercard $8k / Blispay $7.5k PayPal Ex MC $6.1k
CareCredit $5k / Husq $5k / Cap1 QS $4.5k / Barclay Ring $3.95k / Citi DC (WMC) $5.7k
Gardening Date 7/01/16 / MyFico 08: EQ 729 / TU 724 / EX 750 / 7/12/15
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....


Swapmeet wrote:

hahaha, what do you mean?

 


Well...I'm sure it has very nice personality.  Hehe.

 

Anyway, this CC would definitely be better than my Credit One (AF, fees for CLIs, & no grace period!) and Merrick (Very High APR!) cards.  I think it'd be a good stepping stone major CC or even just a nice way to pad UTIL.  And the SP approval is a plus.  




Start: 619 (TU08, 9/2013) | Current: 775 (TU08, 11/16/16)
Sam's Club MC $25000 | AMEX BCE $20400 | Sallie Mae WMC $16500 | Cap 1 QS WMC $16500 | NFCU CLOC $15000 | JCP $15000 | Discover IT $13000 | Care Credit $10200 | BofA BBR #1 $10100 | CU Visa $10000 | Marvel MC $10000 | Citi DC $8000 | Amazon Store $8000 | US Bank Cash+ VS $7500 | Blispay $7500 | BofA BBR #2 $7000 | Macy's Store $5400 | Sony Card $4250 | Macy's AMEX $3500 | Gold Violin $3050 | Target $1900 | Costco Anywhere $1700 | ~~Gardening Since 12/8/16
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....


09Lexie wrote:
Congratulations. What is the lure of this cc?

Getting a decent CL with just a SOFT PULL...lol.

 

I only wish Comenity would show pending transactions in the online account though...

Scores 5/15/2016 (clean reports!): TU Walmart FICO: 696 | EQ FICO: 679 | EX AMEX FICO: 680

In my new wallet: American Express Green EMV: PSL $2000 | BankAmericard Cash Rewards Visa EMV: $2500 | Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select World MasterCard: $6400 | Barclaycard Arrival World MasterCard: $1000 | Discover IT: $2500 | Amazon Rewards Visa Signature: $1500 | Chase Freedom: $1500 | Capital One QuicksilverOne MasterCard: $2100 | Target: $2800 | J.Crew $21,550 | Marvel (Captain America) MasterCard: $6000
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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....


injustifiiable wrote:

09Lexie wrote:
Congratulations. What is the lure of this cc?

Getting a decent CL with just a SOFT PULL...lol.

 

I only wish Comenity would show pending transactions in the online account though...

+1

 

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Re: Sportsman's Guide Visa.....


SunriseEarth wrote:

Swapmeet wrote:

hahaha, what do you mean?

 


Well...I'm sure it has very nice personality.  Hehe.

 

Anyway, this CC would definitely be better than my Credit One (AF, fees for CLIs, & no grace period!) and Merrick (Very High APR!) cards.  I think it'd be a good stepping stone major CC or even just a nice way to pad UTIL.  And the SP approval is a plus.  


Hilarious...



My Wallet:
WalMart: ||15k|| USAA Platinum MC: ||26k|| BCE: ||9k|| Chase Freedom Siggy: ||10k|| Discover it: ||6.5k|| SG Visa: ||11k||
USAA World MC: ||23k|| US Bank Cash+ Siggy: ||7.5k|| Citi TYP World MC: ||12k|| Barclays Arrival World MC: ||13k||Citi Double Cash World MC ||25k||Sallie Mae World MC ||18.8k||Fico Scores (3 Fico Monitoring): EQ 751,TU 749, EX 743. Last app: 9-12-14 Sallie

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