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Re: Close All Accounts Except Citi Credit Cards ?

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Re: Close All Accounts Except Citi Credit Cards ?

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Andy77 wrote:


If I were to close all my accounts except my Citicards, would that have any bearing on being any easier to obtain more credit with Citibank


As others have pointed out, that's not the only concern you should be thinking of.  You may not see the need for credit form others now but things can and do change.  Consider the full impact of closing those accounts (impact on utilization, impact on AAoA down the road, impact on number of accounts, etc) as well as the risk of relying on a single creditor.

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