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Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!

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Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!

I got approved on 3rd.  My experience with Amex has been that I usually get the card within 4 -5 days so I was getting concerned.  I'm very happy to be able to get some real rewards for my everyday expenses now.  Thanks Amex!


Starting Score: 642
Current Score: EQ 773, EX 780, TU 777 (All FICO)
Goal Score: 800+

Cards: NFCU Flagship 50K, DC 30K, BCP 28.6K, Arrival+ 25K, Citi DP 22.8K, CSR 20.5K, TotalRewards 25K, QuickSilver 20K

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Re: Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!


improvingmycredit wrote:

I got approved on 3rd.  My experience with Amex has been that I usually get the card within 4 -5 days so I was getting concerned.  I'm very happy to be able to get some real rewards for my everyday expenses now.  Thanks Amex!


YAY! Congrats. That is a really nice card to have in your portfolio!

Ray

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Re: Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!

Thanks RR!  Appreciate it! 


Starting Score: 642
Current Score: EQ 773, EX 780, TU 777 (All FICO)
Goal Score: 800+

Cards: NFCU Flagship 50K, DC 30K, BCP 28.6K, Arrival+ 25K, Citi DP 22.8K, CSR 20.5K, TotalRewards 25K, QuickSilver 20K

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Congrats !!  The 6% back at grocery stores is amazing ~ it would almost cancel sales tax ~ 8% for me...

March2010 FICO® ~ 695 TU, 653 EQ, 697 EX
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Re: Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!


improvingmycredit wrote:

I got approved on 3rd.  My experience with Amex has been that I usually get the card within 4 -5 days so I was getting concerned.  I'm very happy to be able to get some real rewards for my everyday expenses now.  Thanks Amex!



Congrats! What did they start you off with?


Starting Score: EQ 686 10/18/11, TU 689 10/25/11, EX 685 10/11 (Amex Pull)....these are all FICO scores
Current Score: EQ 702 10/24/11, TU 689, EX 685
Goal Score: 750+

Score Update: EQ: 743 (02/03/12) TU: 741 (Walmart 01/11/12), now 761 as of 01/27/12 (Walmart), EX: 741 (Amex 01/04/12)
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Re: Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!


pizzadude wrote:

 

Congrats !!  The 6% back at grocery stores is amazing ~ it would almost cancel sales tax ~ 8% for me...


Ha-Ha!  I know what you mean... sales tax here is 6% so basically for me it means tax free.  :0  Thanks for the congrats.

 

Fusion - I got $9000 to start.  I'm going to hit the luv button on day 61.  Smiley Happy


Starting Score: 642
Current Score: EQ 773, EX 780, TU 777 (All FICO)
Goal Score: 800+

Cards: NFCU Flagship 50K, DC 30K, BCP 28.6K, Arrival+ 25K, Citi DP 22.8K, CSR 20.5K, TotalRewards 25K, QuickSilver 20K

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improvingmycredit wrote:

pizzadude wrote:

 

Congrats !!  The 6% back at grocery stores is amazing ~ it would almost cancel sales tax ~ 8% for me...


Ha-Ha!  I know what you mean... sales tax here is 6% so basically for me it means tax free.  :0  Thanks for the congrats.

 

Fusion - I got $9000 to start.  I'm going to hit the luv button on day 61.  Smiley Happy


Nice! Are you going to ask for 3x the limit?


Starting Score: EQ 686 10/18/11, TU 689 10/25/11, EX 685 10/11 (Amex Pull)....these are all FICO scores
Current Score: EQ 702 10/24/11, TU 689, EX 685
Goal Score: 750+

Score Update: EQ: 743 (02/03/12) TU: 741 (Walmart 01/11/12), now 761 as of 01/27/12 (Walmart), EX: 741 (Amex 01/04/12)
Take the FICO Fitness Challenge

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Re: Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!


improvingmycredit wrote:

I got approved on 3rd.  My experience with Amex has been that I usually get the card within 4 -5 days so I was getting concerned.  I'm very happy to be able to get some real rewards for my everyday expenses now.  Thanks Amex!


Congrats!!!




EQ FICO 548 3/3/16
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Re: Got My Blue Cash Preferred Today!


improvingmycredit wrote:

I got approved on 3rd.  My experience with Amex has been that I usually get the card within 4 -5 days so I was getting concerned.  I'm very happy to be able to get some real rewards for my everyday expenses now.  Thanks Amex!


Congrats, cant beat the rewards




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pizzadude wrote:

 

Congrats !!  The 6% back at grocery stores is amazing ~ it would almost cancel sales tax ~ 8% for me...


8% sales tax? Where are you located?

 

Your grocery is taxed??




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