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How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

Regular Contributor

How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

Got the emails that they are "in the mail" from both Southwest and Amex - how quickly after those emails did you get your cards?

Southwest: $9k - Discover It $1,900 - Amazon $2,900 - CAP1 - $1,500 - QuickSilver (FKA Orchard) - $900 - J. Crew $1K - LOFT $1K - Nordstroms $1K - Amex BCE - $3,000
Scores: Credit Karma 687, Credit Sesame 660- EQ 643 - EX 665 (from Amex)- TQ 655 Lender Pull: 693


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Valued Member

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

AMEX arrived in 4 days

AMEX BCP 25k | Discover It 17.6k | NIHFCU/Elan Bonus Rewards 9.8k | Citi ThankYou Preferred 9.4k (AU) | Barclaycard Arrival+ 8.5k | Citi Simplicity 8.5k | Andrews FCU GlobeTrek 7.5k | Sears MC 6.5k | Old Navy Visa 6k | Target 2.4k | Macy's 1.8k

EX FICO: 800 | TU FICO: 808 | EQ FICO: 815
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Frequent Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

Today is day 7 of a "will get your card in 5-7 days" email.   C'mon chase let this be the day!  Today. 

CSR.........11,900.......Delta Amex $11,200.........Marriott Rewards Premier $8000.......Discover IT $9700......Citi Preferred $8600.......Chase Freedom $10,800.....Barclay(apple) $11,600......BofA $1500.......Capital One $7400......FNO $7200........Barclay(Hawaiian airlines)$11,000......Citi Costco $15,000. June 1st 2013 0 credit cards and 575 fico. Today 114K in credit and 784 fico and ZERO INQUIRIES......ZERO.
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Regular Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

4-5 days for the AMEX. They're pretty quick but not as quick as Discover's 1-2 days.


NPSL.................$30,000............$28,000.............$20,500............$28,000............$80,000............$19,000............$21,300..............$20,500
Current FICO Score Across All 3: 770+..... GOAL: 800+ Current Utilization: 5%....... Infiniti Financial Auto Loan at 1.9%
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Moderator

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

It depends if Amex is expediting it.  When I got BCE it was about 5 days (not expedited), HHonors Surpass was 48 hours (expedited).

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New Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

Amex 5
Discover 2
Chase 4
Discover Tu 730(2/14) DCU Eq 725(2/28)

Bouncing back from new accts and inqs. Hope to be back over 760 soon.
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Regular Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest


samm90 wrote:
Amex 5
Discover 2
Chase 4

5 days after App or after email? just wanna confirm

Southwest: $9k - Discover It $1,900 - Amazon $2,900 - CAP1 - $1,500 - QuickSilver (FKA Orchard) - $900 - J. Crew $1K - LOFT $1K - Nordstroms $1K - Amex BCE - $3,000
Scores: Credit Karma 687, Credit Sesame 660- EQ 643 - EX 665 (from Amex)- TQ 655 Lender Pull: 693


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New Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

After app for me. All instant approval
Discover Tu 730(2/14) DCU Eq 725(2/28)

Bouncing back from new accts and inqs. Hope to be back over 760 soon.
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Senior Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest


QueenBeeOC wrote:

samm90 wrote:
Amex 5
Discover 2
Chase 4

5 days after App or after email? just wanna confirm


It also depends where you live and how the CCs were batched for that particular day.  Patience, it will arrive eventually!

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Regular Contributor

Re: How quickly did your cards come in the mail? Amex and Southwest

My freedom took 12 days to come, my first two AMEX came in like 5 days. My SPG came in just 1 day.

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