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Got my first Discover Card!!!

Valued Member

Got my first Discover Card!!!

After years of hardwork to get my credit rebuilt, I was approved for a Discover card today with a 4k CL.  I am pretty excited as this is currently my highest card. 

8/2012 TU 693 EQ 698
9/14/2012 TU 718 (Discover's score included in welcome letter)
9/14/2012 EX 717 (Amex Score)

Discover More $4000, Chase Freedom $6000, Amex BCP $6000, Barclays/Juniper $3600, Care Credit/GEMB $5000, Orchard Bank $1850
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Established Contributor

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

Very nice!  That's a good starting CL for Discover,too.  Smiley Happy


Starting Score: Jan 2012: EQ - 659, TU08 - 670, EX - ???
Current Score:April 2014: EQ - 772, TU08 - 782, EX - 754
Last App:3/21/14

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Valued Contributor

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!


What is your current card ??? How long did you obtain them ??? Ay baddie ..anyway it's a nice startlimits with discover man congrat


Starting Score: 560
Current Score: 748 Wishlist: CSP, Simply Cash, SPG, BOLD, INK, United MP,
Goal Score: 800


Walmart: 10k |Usaa: 8k|BCE: 13k| Amex: NSPL|Dis: 9.4k|Cap: 5.5k|CAP: 2k|CSP: 13.4k| Pen:4.5k

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Frequent Contributor

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

Congrats!!  That's a really nice starting limit with Discover.  The rewards are great on this card too...love mine!  Make sure you sign up every quarter.  Enjoy!

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Valued Member

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

Thank You, My current cards are HSBC ( my first after BK 7 years ago) CL $1850, Chase $2500 6 years old ( just got this switched today to Chase Freedom $3000), Juniper $ 3600 3 years old.  No baddies on my report except my BK is still showing from 2005.

8/2012 TU 693 EQ 698
9/14/2012 TU 718 (Discover's score included in welcome letter)
9/14/2012 EX 717 (Amex Score)

Discover More $4000, Chase Freedom $6000, Amex BCP $6000, Barclays/Juniper $3600, Care Credit/GEMB $5000, Orchard Bank $1850
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Moderator Emeritus

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

Congrats!  Discover is a great company to do business with!


Starting Score: 08/29/2011 TU 671 EQ 674
Current Score: TU 754 EQ 694 EX 697
Wallet: NFCU Visa Sig 25k, Amex Lowes 22k, NavCheck 15k, Amex PRG, Amex Zync, Discover It 13.5k, Amazon Visa 5k
Platinum Spade Garden Club Member: App Free since 1/1/13. No more apps til who knows when?
MyFICO Fitness Goal: 800s Club!



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Valued Contributor

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

Thats awesome!!!

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Mega Contributor

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!


ChrisW wrote:

After years of hardwork to get my credit rebuilt, I was approved for a Discover card today with a 4k CL.  I am pretty excited as this is currently my highest card. 


CONGRATS!!!!!

 




EQ FICO 548 3/3/16
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Moderator Emeritus

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

That's wonderful, and a great starting CL! Enjoy your new card! Smiley Happy


Current Scores: EQ 775 (03/04/2014), EX 756 (03/01/2014), TU 760 (03/01/2014)
Ruby Spade Garden Club Member - Last App: 03/04/2013 - No apps until 2014
Cards: Cap1 Venture 6.4k, Cap1 Quicksilver MC 1.75k, BankAmericard 1-2-3 Visa Signature - UCF Alumni Association 5k, Discover 7k, Citi Diamond Preferred MC 10.35k, Wells Fargo Rewards Visa 7k, Chase Freedom 5k, Chase Ink 7.5k, Amex Green NPSL, Dillard's Amex 7.5k, JC Penney 7.5k, Kay Jeweler's 5.1k
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Regular Contributor

Re: Got my first Discover Card!!!

Congrats.

Trans Union Fico (Walmart) ,690 Experian Fico (Amex) 686(Opened 3 new accounts this month. In the Garden)


AMEX BCE ($19,500) AMEX PRG -(NPSL), BARCLAYS US AIR PREMIER WORLD ($10,000), BOA CASH REWARD -($6,000), CITI HILTON RESERVE SIGGY-(5,000), WALMART DISCOVER ( $5,800), CITI DIAMOND ($4,700), CITI DIVIDED WORLD ($4,500), AMAZON STORE($5,000), NORDSTROM VISA SIG($5,000), PAYPAL STORE ($4,000) Amex Delta Gold ($2000)
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