08-27-2012 09:51 AM
I've searched here and on whogavemecredit.com, but I'm not finding much recent info on the Barnes & Noble MasterCard. Anyone know what their approval criteria is like, or if it's similar to the Apple card? I'd really like to apply for this card, but only once I stand a really good chance of approval. I've never had any relationship with Barclay, if that makes a difference.
08-27-2012 10:01 AM
B&N approval criteria is much higher than Apple Visa. In fact Apple Visa is the easiest card you can get from Barclays.
08-27-2012 10:10 AM
08-27-2012 10:16 AM
08-27-2012 10:21 AM
That figures. Guess I'll wait a few more months until I can get a couple of baddies off my reports. :/
08-27-2012 10:47 AM
Perhaps the automated approval criteria may be different, but if you are willing to call the backdoor number and speak to an underwriter for recon if you are denied -- then there is no difference in criteria for the B&N vs. Apple.
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