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Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

3rd statement I log on to pay the $25 balance from a recent purchase and my limit shows $800 not bad considering I didn't ask for it and my previous limit was $150.


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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

Congrats.  Nice little growth spurt there!

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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

Congrats! GE auto-CLIs are a nice little surprise! Smiley Happy

 

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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

as sad as it is my smallest limit has become my highest limit


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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

That's fantastic, way to go! Progress happens one step at a time. Smiley Happy

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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

Congrats! Love GE.


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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

Congrats! This GE card will grow even further with you and help you get higher limits from other creditors!! Also, you have the ability to upgrade to the Wmt Discover within a year or two assuming a clean report when GE does their periodic soft pull of your report! Good luck and hang in there :-)
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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card

Congrats

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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card


HSNCLOSER wrote:

as sad as it is my smallest limit has become my highest limit


BUT, at least it is going in the right direction Smiley Wink It will only get better. Positive thoughts!

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Re: Generous increase from GE Bank Walmart Card


HSNCLOSER wrote:

3rd statement I log on to pay the $25 balance from a recent purchase and my limit shows $800 not bad considering I didn't ask for it and my previous limit was $150.


I've had the GE Walmart Store card since 8/10 and after about a year or so they started giving me CLI's every 4-5 months like clockwork. Paying the bill on time and carrying a balance. Right before my two year anniversay with that card they upgraded me to the Walmart Discover and uped the CL by$1500 automatically. Treat this card wll and it'll do you and your credit score some real good things!! Also the free TU FICO is great in and of itself!

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