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Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?

The next two cards I want to app for are Discover card(More or It),and also a CitiBank Advantage card.What type of scores would I need to get their attention? Should I go after a different CitiBank card?

 

Thanks for your advice

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Re: Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?

I was just approved for the Discover it, they pulled my TU Fico as 710. Was approved for a CL of $750, but I only have around 6months history with my crapitol one card.

Hope that info helps.



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Re: Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?

When I was approved for the More card last October my scores were similiar to yours on myFico. However when I got my card the letter with it said my score was 711. I don'tknow about Citi but I think you are probably good for Discover.  


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Re: Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?

I had around 680 EQ when I was approved (they pulled EQ for me in Louisiana).

 

Discover It with 6k CL.  I apped in early January 2013.



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Re: Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?

I apped Jan 18, they pulled TU for me. Score was 707 on the letter. 

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I got approved for Discover It this month with scores at around 680 +/-10. You should be good to go.

 

 

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I got Discover with a 648 so I am sure you will be fine!!!

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Thanks guys for all the advice and support. Will give it a-go very soon. I want about 4-5 prime cards with healthy limits and that will do it for me. At soe point i will like to also add a card that comes with a chip.Makes traveling across the pond a bit easier.

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Re: Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?


MountainHiker wrote:

The next two cards I want to app for are Discover card(More or It),and also a CitiBank Advantage card.What type of scores would I need to get their attention? Should I go after a different CitiBank card?

 

Thanks for your advice


Your scores are OK, how long have your accounts been opened and any of your recent approvals report yet??




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Re: Credit scores needed for Discover card aproval?

I got approved with a TU Fico score of 687 with a small recent collection. You should be ok and you can always recon. Good luck!

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