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Re: Is Amex recon dept open on weekends?


adavis425 wrote:

Rhaeny wrote:

VWTUNER wrote:

OP needs to update signature. :smileyhappy:


Update it to what?  I don't get what you're saying.  


VWTUNER may be referring to "No apps till 2014" in your siggy.


Ohhh!! Haha! Well the app for Amex is the one from 12/31/2012 listed in my signature so I hope I won't need another hp!  


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Re: Is Amex recon dept open on weekends?

The BK is probably why Amex didn't approve you instantly.

 

Of all the issuers, Amex is likely the most anti-bk one out there.  Good luck on your recon, but you'll likely have wait until the BK falls off before they approve you. 

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Open123 wrote:

The BK is probably why Amex didn't approve you instantly.

 

Of all the issuers, Amex is likely the most anti-bk one out there.  Good luck on your recon, but you'll likely have wait until the BK falls off before they approve you. 


I missed the BK in your siggy ~ yeah, AMEX is very unlikely to approve you with a recent BK.   In some instances people have been approved with very old BKs reporting, like 8, 9 years....

 

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Open123 wrote:

The BK is probably why Amex didn't approve you instantly.

 

Of all the issuers, Amex is likely the most anti-bk one out there.  Good luck on your recon, but you'll likely have wait until the BK falls off before they approve you. 


Thanks but yeah I already knew this but I'm still going to try.  Been others that have gotten it so why not try :smileyvery-happy:


Major CC's - Barclay's ($5.5K) | Barclay's Sallie Mae MC ($5K) | DCU ($7.5K) | Discover IT ($1.4K) | Genisys Visa ($1.4K) | NFCU Visa ($22K) | Navcheck ($15K) | Chase Freedom ($5K) | SDFCU Visa ($8K) | Amex BCP ($9.5K) | Amex Delta ($10K) |Store CC's| -Amazon ($4K) | Catherines ($850) | JCP ($4K) | Macy's ($1.7K) | Avenue ($850) | Victoria's Secret ($1.4K) | Walmart ($4.1K) | Paypal SC ($1.3K) | HSN ($2.5) | Sears ($2.6K) | Sams Club ($4.1K) |Goal|: Age with grace to 750 across the board |Last app|: 3/3/2014
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pizzadude wrote:

Open123 wrote:

The BK is probably why Amex didn't approve you instantly.

 

Of all the issuers, Amex is likely the most anti-bk one out there.  Good luck on your recon, but you'll likely have wait until the BK falls off before they approve you. 


I missed the BK in your siggy ~ yeah, AMEX is very unlikely to approve you with a recent BK.   In some instances people have been approved with very old BKs reporting, like 8, 9 years....

 


Sure they might not but I'm sure going to try.  The thing is that I do have in my favor is 1 card that I had for 15 years always paid on time and I ran a lot of money through it monthly.  I also have another active card through my employer that I run a lot through each month.  Don't know if that's going to help or not, but I have nothing to lose trying...LOL!  The worse they say is nope and you have to wait till your bk falls off.  I have less than a year for that so then I'll have to wait.  But this is going to be a challenge so I always love those :smileyvery-happy: 


Major CC's - Barclay's ($5.5K) | Barclay's Sallie Mae MC ($5K) | DCU ($7.5K) | Discover IT ($1.4K) | Genisys Visa ($1.4K) | NFCU Visa ($22K) | Navcheck ($15K) | Chase Freedom ($5K) | SDFCU Visa ($8K) | Amex BCP ($9.5K) | Amex Delta ($10K) |Store CC's| -Amazon ($4K) | Catherines ($850) | JCP ($4K) | Macy's ($1.7K) | Avenue ($850) | Victoria's Secret ($1.4K) | Walmart ($4.1K) | Paypal SC ($1.3K) | HSN ($2.5) | Sears ($2.6K) | Sams Club ($4.1K) |Goal|: Age with grace to 750 across the board |Last app|: 3/3/2014
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Re: Is Amex recon dept open on weekends?


Rhaeny wrote:

Sure they might not but I'm sure going to try.  The thing is that I do have in my favor is 1 card that I had for 15 years always paid on time and I ran a lot of money through it monthly.  I also have another active card through my employer that I run a lot through each month.  Don't know if that's going to help or not, but I have nothing to lose trying...LOL!  The worse they say is nope and you have to wait till your bk falls off.  I have less than a year for that so then I'll have to wait.  But this is going to be a challenge so I always love those :smileyvery-happy: 


Good luck!

 

Fortune favors the bold, I agree!  Either way, I'm sure Amex will be more than happy to issue you a card in November.

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