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Changingmantra
Posts: 676
Registered: ‎01-24-2008

Re: Approved for Discover More!!!


Booner72 wrote:

It's so fun to call and cancel FP!  I tried last week but they offered me 45 bucks to keep it open.  Spent the 45 bucks on school clothes and then closed it.  :smileyhappy:


Yip!  Last week, of the 4 cards I closed 2 were HSBC cards, and it felt absolutely great to do so.  The next day, I was approved too for a Discover card with a $1500 CL.  It shocked the heck out of me - 8 years ago, Discover was one of my highest CL cards when I declared bankruptcy.  I thought it would take a few more years befrore they let me back in.  The ironic thing is that one of the HSBC cards I still have is a Discover Network card.  It was the first card I got three years ago when I started rebuilding.  It started with a $2100 limit but got decreased to $1990 a couple of years ago. I was debating closing this one too, now that I have "a real Discover," but I am thinking I should wait to see what HSBC and Capital One are doing.  I have a couple of cards with Capital One too - And to be honest - I am fine keeping the Discover Card and just my Capital One MC and closing the Capital One Visa, which they refuse to increase and the HSBC Discover, just because I really do not like dealing with HSBC.  Other than watching what HSBC and Captital One will do - I guess keeping these two would be good for the age of my cards- all gotten in early 2008 esxcep the Discover Card.

*Note to self* Remember why and for how long you had to rebuild in the first place! One Day at a Time, One Day at a Time!
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sgs10
Posts: 204
Registered: ‎08-03-2010

Re: Approved for Discover More!!!

Congrats apr reduction may be possible after 6 months of activity

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startover03
Posts: 62
Registered: ‎09-01-2009

Re: Approved for Discover More!!!

Congrats on your approval!

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TheR105
Posts: 111
Registered: ‎03-21-2011

Re: Approved for Discover More!!!

Me and my BFF were just approved for this card $1000cl!!!

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