01-16-2013 05:59 PM
Ok Ok I just cant help myself. I was feeling low today. (Had got some bad news) Made my whole morning just suck!!!! So I went on about my day and went to my interview. I run our trucking company but nothing is in MY name. I wanted to get a part time job to show I have money coming in as well because in the next year we plan on applying for a house. Anyways I got the job!!! Turned my day around. I felt so good I went home and found myself on the computer in front of a Walmart App. I was turned down about a year ago but I had the itch. I just had to and BAM!!! Approved for $600! Then out of nowhere this barclays NFL app was on my screen and hey I was high on life and again just had to do it as I was turned down by them last year as well. So guess what.......... BAM approved for $500. Yes I know they are not big limits but for someone that had a BK7 in 2009 and has slowly been rebuilding I feel very happy with what I got today. I feel that Barclays is a step up from Capital One. Walmart Im sorry they are just picky and by far not AMEX but thats as close as I am getting until my BK7 falls off years down the road. Now off to the garden and I am not coming out until I land me my dream home!!!!!!
01-16-2013 06:03 PM
Well heres a toast on you r ..so called Birthday...Congrats ..hope to here about your dream house too
01-16-2013 06:35 PM
Congrats. I've been itching to apply for a couple more cards as well, but I simply cannot face being denied haha
01-16-2013 06:42 PM
Thanks so much!!!! Walmart was IIB so it is an extra boost with that one. I feel like Im back in the drivers seat and only I can control where I go. Which is to the garden!!!! No stops along the way. Heck I feel like if I can do it anyone can. I went from BOA 5K , Chase 3.5K Walmart 2.5K A very nice car PRE BK7 down to NOTHING. So to be where I am today I am excited to the max.
01-16-2013 06:48 PM
Woohoo ..reading your post ..i'm all excited with you to ..continue on your journey with caution and i'm all with you ..nice come back ..soo far!!
01-16-2013 07:00 PM
I just go the same two in October and called the backdoor numbers and they doubled both limits. might be worth a shot!
01-16-2013 07:29 PM
Forums posts are not provided or commissioned by FICO. Forums posts have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by FICO. It is not FICO's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.Advertiser Disclosure: The listings that appear on myFICO are from companies from which myFICO receives compensation, which may impact how and where products appear on myFICO (including, for example, the order in which they appear). myFICO does not review or include all companies or all available products.
* For complete information, see the terms and conditions on the credit card issuer’s website. Once you click apply for this card, you will be directed to the issuer’s website where you may review the terms and conditions of the card before applying. While myFICO always strives to present the most accurate information, we show a summary to help you choose a product, not the full legal terms - and before applying you should understand the full terms of products as stated by the issuer itself.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: All FICO® Score products made available on myFICO.com include a FICO® Score 8, along with additional FICO® Score versions. Your lender or insurer may use a different FICO® Score than the versions you receive from myFICO, or another type of credit score altogether. Learn more
FICO, myFICO, Score Watch, The score lenders use, and The Score That Matters are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fair Isaac Corporation. Equifax Credit Report is a trademark of Equifax, Inc. and its affiliated companies. Many factors affect your FICO Score and the interest rates you may receive. Fair Isaac is not a credit repair organization as defined under federal or state law, including the Credit Repair Organizations Act. Fair Isaac does not provide "credit repair" services or advice or assistance regarding "rebuilding" or "improving" your credit record, credit history or credit rating. FTC's website on credit.