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Re: amex everyday approved!! (questions)

So I just received an email saying my SPG was approved!  *happy dance*

 

just by coincidence, my everyday card arrived via snail mail today.  And it shows member since 14.  My first amex card was back in 00 I believe.

Since It's my first time backdating I just want to make sure i'm doing this correctly....  Do I call now and have them send me a new card with the old MSD? Is that all I have to tell them "backdate"?  Or wait until the new card trendline hit my credit report and then call them to change it?

 

thank you guys!!!


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Re: amex everyday approved!! (questions)


crew99 wrote:

So I just received an email saying my SPG was approved!  *happy dance*

 

just by coincidence, my everyday card arrived via snail mail today.  And it shows member since 14.  My first amex card was back in 00 I believe.

Since It's my first time backdating I just want to make sure i'm doing this correctly....  Do I call now and have them send me a new card with the old MSD? Is that all I have to tell them "backdate"?  Or wait until the new card trendline hit my credit report and then call them to change it?

 

thank you guys!!!


Call them and let them know your MSD is incorrect.  They'll send you a new card - there is a 10 day period that they impose before issuing replacement cards. 

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Re: amex everyday approved!! (questions)

Congrats! Smiley Happy I would say update my member since date -- not backdate. Smiley Wink
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09Lexie wrote:

crew99 wrote:

So I just received an email saying my SPG was approved!  *happy dance*

 

just by coincidence, my everyday card arrived via snail mail today.  And it shows member since 14.  My first amex card was back in 00 I believe.

Since It's my first time backdating I just want to make sure i'm doing this correctly....  Do I call now and have them send me a new card with the old MSD? Is that all I have to tell them "backdate"?  Or wait until the new card trendline hit my credit report and then call them to change it?

 

thank you guys!!!


Call them and let them know your MSD is incorrect.  They'll send you a new card - there is a 10 day period that they impose before issuing replacement cards. 


So should I just called in 10 days since they can't issue the new card regardless?

 


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Congrats!

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Re: amex everyday approved!! (questions)

Register your new card online and open up the chat box and request  change  of MSD . no need to wait 10 days

Ex 733 AUG 14 / 807 NOV 14
TU 734 OCT !4
EQ 716 AUG 14
CITI ADVANTAGE $16,200 10/14
AMEX EVERY DAY $22,000 8/14
AMEX PRG NPSL 6/14
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Re: amex everyday approved!! (questions)

Just wondering since Amex made some changes to their sign up bonuses will you get on for each card?  SInce they are to different reward structures I would assume so.  Did you ask by chance?

 

Congrats on both your approvals

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