07-14-2011 07:59 PM
07-14-2011 08:08 PM
Pulled EX for me, tough one to get... incidentally I called customer service the other day to request the difference in miles between promotions... it was 30k in May when I applied... no chance in hell I figure but worth a shot
07-14-2011 08:20 PM
07-14-2011 08:35 PM
I got my SW card last summer when they had the 2 free flights promo. It took, if I remember, a little over 2 weeks to get an answer on my app. Chase typically doesn't give instant approvals on their airline cards. I did get approved for the $5k Siggy card. The free flights are a pretty good deal as it only requires one transaction to have them posted to your RR account.
07-14-2011 08:39 PM
Do you mind me asking what your credit was like at the time?
07-14-2011 08:43 PM
They pulled EQ and I think my score was around 750 with 1 INQ in the previous 6 months and possibly 3 in the previous 12. My util is always less than 9% and usually 1-2%. I also had 3 other Chase cards at the time. I do know now they are very INQ sensitive. so it you have a lot it'll probably be a deal breaker.
07-14-2011 09:53 PM
07-19-2011 12:40 PM
11-04-2011 10:59 AM
Thought I would bump this. Chase is offering 50k points + 10k additional for balance transfers. Can be used for Amazon gift cards (100 points = $1). I pulled the trigger on this and was instantly approved for $5k. I'll just balance transfer my Amex to this card, and use the $600 Amazon credit towards the new receiver Ive been looking at I dont really fly SW often but the points are a great deal even if you only keep the card a year.
Before you ask, they pulled EX, my FICO is about 710, one paid collection from 6 years ago, lowest credit card limit $500 highest $20k, one auto loan reporting, one motorcycle loan reporting. AAoA is 4 years.
11-04-2011 11:04 AM
I would make a new thread with this info as a lot of people may not catch your post down at the bottom of an older thread.
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