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Valued Member
iloverewards
Posts: 65
Registered: ‎12-30-2012

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

I'm not sure, somewhere in the low teens. I use/rotate the ones in my siggy.

Chase Sapphire Preferred | Freedom | IHG Rewards Club
Citi Dividend | Simplicity | AAdvantage
Discover It
Capital One Quicksilver
Amex Blue Cash
Barclay Arrival | NFL Extra Points
Bank of America Better Balance Rewards
US Bank Platinum Visa
Valued Contributor
MovingForward_2012
Posts: 3,406
Registered: ‎12-19-2012

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

I have 4 cards:

2 Capital One cards: Orchard Bank and Cash Rewards

Chase Freedom

Best Buy store card

Up next in September - Discover IT
Cards: Orchard Bank ($1100) | Cap1 Cash Rewards ($2500) | Chase Freedom ($1000) | Best Buy ($2500) | Discover It ($1000) | Barclay Rewards ($2500) | Current scores: EX FAKO: 684, CK TU: 649, FICO EQ: 680, FICO TU: 698, FICO EX: 658 Happy Homeowner Since 2/6/13! :smileyhappy: Last App: 4/5/13 Gardening until July 2014
Established Member
sambam94
Posts: 33
Registered: ‎01-28-2013

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

8 pers, 3 bus...7 in last 2 months

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dddewdrop
Posts: 1,060
Registered: ‎02-06-2013

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

See sig. Thats all. But I had 0 a month ago. I'm rebuilding now. I read somewhere the best number to have is 3/

0/10001100/13001346/16001699/2000Prepaid ,,Recent scores:FICO EX 632,EQ 635,TU 632...Link to my Rebuild Log
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MovingForward_2012
Posts: 3,406
Registered: ‎12-19-2012

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

Okay, I have 5 cards if we are counting corporate LOL :-)
Cards: Orchard Bank ($1100) | Cap1 Cash Rewards ($2500) | Chase Freedom ($1000) | Best Buy ($2500) | Discover It ($1000) | Barclay Rewards ($2500) | Current scores: EX FAKO: 684, CK TU: 649, FICO EQ: 680, FICO TU: 698, FICO EX: 658 Happy Homeowner Since 2/6/13! :smileyhappy: Last App: 4/5/13 Gardening until July 2014
Established Member
brookele
Posts: 35
Registered: ‎01-28-2013

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

1 AmEx

1 Discover

3 Visa

1 MC

5 Store Cards

 

11 in total. I'll be closing the MC in September, when the AF hits, however.

American Express Blue Cash Everyday | American Express Green | Bank AmeriCard Travel Rewards | Barclaycard Ring | Capital One Rewards | Chase Amazon | Chase Freedom | Citi Simplicity | Discover IT | Fidelity Investment Rewards AmEx | Freedom First CU Visa | Hudson Valley FCU Visa | Paypal Extras MC | + several store cards

09/05/13

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tinuviel
Posts: 4,871
Registered: ‎11-02-2010

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

10, as listed in my siggy.


Current Scores: EQ 775 (03/04/2014), EX 756 (03/01/2014), TU 760 (03/01/2014)
Platinum 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 8.95k, Wells Fargo Rewards Visa 7k, Chase Freedom 5k, Chase Ink 7.5k, Amex Green NPSL, Dillard's Amex 7.5k, JC Penney 7.2k, Kay Jeweler's 5.1k
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creditnocash
Posts: 2,164
Registered: ‎07-23-2012

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

10 in total

1 Amex(Zync)

1 Visa  (Chase Freedom)

3 Mastercards (3 Citizens Bank Cards)

5 Store Cards(Best Buy, Walmart,American Eagle,Macy's, Kohls)

Current: EQ 735 Discover 9/5/13 Walmart TU 730 EX FICO 726 Amex Pull(1/1/13)

Starting total revolving credit: $2600 | Current total revolving credit: 31k+

Inquiries (24 Months): EQ 8 TU 5 EX 5 | Most Recent: 09/04/2013
2 Inquiries in The Last 12 Months


2014 Goals:
Lower Utility

Amex Zync(Unicorn)
Chase Freedom$1500
Discover IT$2900
Citi Diamond Preferred$6000
Citizens Mastercard$7000
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MzKoli
Posts: 96
Registered: ‎12-20-2012

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

6

1Visa
1MC
2 Discover
2 Store Cards

September will hopefully see the BCE added to the fold!
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Bearclaw
Posts: 22
Registered: ‎12-02-2012

Re: How Many Credit Cards Do You Have?

I never understood the having of an "extreme" amount of CCs. 20-30 for some people? Whatever floats your boat. Haha.

4 cards. 500K limit.

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