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Re: Dear Barfclays oh why oh why did you close my account.

i would just lay low with inqs and apps within the next 6-8 months at least...bring down barclays blood pressure a bit Smiley Happy lmao...i wouldn't sweat it too much even if barclays sees that you went on an app spree Smiley Happy it's what you do now until the dust settles IMHO is what matters...

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Re: Dear Barfclays oh why oh why did you close my account.

I applied for a card from barclays in May. Since then I've apped and received cards from Discover in June and Amex in August. I also know (or I'm pretty sure I did) receive a a HP when I tried getting a CLI from Discover, and possibly one from Citi when I was getting a CLI around that time. 


I'm going to be in the garden for awhile (1-2yrs)... want the Freedom card next. I'm curious when Barclays stops caring about new accounts being opened. I also requested to get a CLI from Barclays and got $500... so they must not totally hate me. 

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Amex BCE $15,000 | Discover IT $11,600 | Chase Freedom $7,000 (Visa Sig) | Citi DoubleCash $6,000 (WEMC) | Chase AARP $6,000 | Barclaycard CashForward $4,000 | Barclaycard Rewards $2,000 | Capital One Quicksilver $1,750

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