11-22-2011 06:44 PM
I had to run some errands this afternoon, so I'll call tomorrow and see if I can get a CLI. I'll post the results tomorrow.
I know this may be a silly question, but can the Apple card only be used for Apple products, or anywhere since it's a visa? It's a little confusing to me because there are no benefits related to Apple. So, if it can be used anywhere, I wonder why they call it an Apple card.
I also find it strange that this card has no mention of Apple on it like the other Barclay Cards do (example LL Bean)
It's a visa and can be used anywhere visa is accepted.
11-22-2011 06:48 PM
Thank you! I'm so excited to have this card. Got my email tonight welcoming me. Yay!
11-22-2011 06:51 PM
Once you start getting prime cards, the urge to app will eat you alive
Truer words have never been spoken! I have to fight the urge to app daily.
Congrats to all those who got in with Barclays! I have their NFL card with a low limit, but this was after calling for a recon twice after being denied, so I decided not to complain about the limit and just enjoy my card. They said to call back in a few months and they'll try and get it raised! They have by far the friendliest reps I've ever talked to; they're real and personable...not reading from a script or computer prompts.
11-22-2011 07:06 PM
bichon, hmmm i didn't get my e-mail yet.
11-22-2011 07:21 PM
Yay! Big day for MyFico'ers with Barclay's. Looks like Christmas came a little early. And yes, Bichon, I've basically only known denials so it was a bit shocking seeing "Approved!" on my computer screen.
Today was a very good day. One of the best I've had in a long time.
I'm really happy for the both of you!
11-22-2011 07:55 PM
Holly cow, never mind credit addict I decided to pull the trigger anyway
Deciding weather to get an iPad or not I know intreast rate otherwise is pretty high also should I call tomorrow for a recon
11-22-2011 08:04 PM
I'm with John. I decided to pull the trigger on a Barclays Apple card on account of new laptop purchase coming up in about a month and got approved for $1,290. Should I call to recon the CLI? My overall util is < 5% and PIF everything.
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