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Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

I just got approved for a Amazon store card approval with a CL of $700

 

do you think I could call in and ask for a recon on the initial credit limit? I would like something higher.. Is there a recon number? 

 

What do you think ???

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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

I would just wait for the 4 months and request an increase. They are pretty good.

 

Amazon for some reason with me didn't give me a CLI untill I had the card for 6 months. But I started last May with $900, first time they let me ask for an increase I was bumped up to $1700, 2nd was to $2500.

 

I haven't tried again though.

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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

I just logged into my account & it's showing a option to apply for a credit limit increase next to my current credit limit. Is that normal??

Does it always show?
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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

Yes, it always shows, and no, it doesn't work....they disabled the button a few months ago...

 

...too many people pushing it, I suppose....




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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

tburns, do you know the number to call at the 4 month mark to request a cli?  Thanks!

Starting scores 2/13/12: TU - 575; EQ - 555; EX 590 (EX was BofA pull)
Current Scores 6/07/12 TU - 713, EQ - 628, EX 663 (All lender pulls)

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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

Is it a SP for the CLI?

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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

Yes it's a SP, MOST and I say this loosely, are SP with GE..Some like CareCredit are HP..

~01/2008 Ficos TU 571-EX 647-EQ 652~
~3/21/2009 Ficos TU 705 EX 702 EQ 692~
~9/9/09 Ficos TU 718 EQ 693 EX???
~06/25/12 Ficos TU 719 EQ 677 EX??
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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

Thanks for the info Smiley Happy

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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?


tps7c wrote:

tburns, do you know the number to call at the 4 month mark to request a cli?  Thanks!


Here you go:  1-866-634-8379  Smiley Happy


Starting Score: Jan 2012: EQ - 659, TU08 - 670, EX - ???
Current Score:April 2014: EQ - 772, TU08 - 782, EX - 754
Last App:3/21/14

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Re: Amazon Store Card Approval.. Possible Recon for higher CL?

LOVE my amazon store card!  My used card, for sure!

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