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Re: Best Buy Reward Zone Mastercard

Sirron:

 

Was that the response when you apped for the CitiForward?


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yes that was it, an electronic reject letter.. I will apply for something else six months or so..

 


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I don't understand how Citi approved you for a store card yet declines you for a bankcard!

 

You state that the letter was electronic generated- how did you app was it online?


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yes applied online with the citi forward, and the home depot in person..


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I hope that you realize that your scores now are maybe one negative item away from being from SUBPRIME to PRIME!

 

I hope you know because the difference between SUBPRIME and PRIME is huge.  I actually don't even think a new credit card is needed to push you the few extra points you need right now but a bankcard would definitely help a little in the future.

 

Once you get your score into the prime range you shouldn't have anymore problems- I'm letting you know this from experience.  You could be -1 FICO point from being in the prime rate zone and only able to get a secured CC.  and you could be +1 FICO point into the prime rate zone and qualify for a gold or plat card!


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thanks for the advice, i have look on the forums since you asked these questions. I will look into getting the deleted. thanks for your help and how is the weather in the prime area?:smileyhappy:


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Well i dont need to applied than, because I have a couple of baddies that is paid as well, almost 2 years know......

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Re: Best Buy Reward Zone Mastercard

Just an update:

 

I apped online on MAR 6- I am still waiting for my card and the terms!


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finally got my card on the fifteenth it took 12 days so you will probably see it early next week. their should be a toll free number you can call to check your cl. 


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I got denied a few weeks ago and then got a letter in the mail saying they needed to verify my name and ssn. I called them up and after a few verid questions they approved me for 100 lol.


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