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Macy's and dillards

So I have zero balances on these cards.. when they started posting available credit last month I see for the first time I have $1500 and 2500 available credit.. this is great.. but I just noticed that credit karma says my available credit dropped to $100 each card now..has anyone have that happened to them?... nothing changed in my report other than that.. my tuwally is 656... why do you think that happened?... should i call them?.. i dont want a hard pulll for them to recon with..
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CK is sometimes wrong. So long as your limits and everything are the same, it should be fine. Did you check a real report as opposed to CK?

 

CK says my student loan balances drop all the time, said they dropped 437$ the other day and that never happened so I'm not sure what is going on with that. 

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albinotiger wrote:
So I have zero balances on these cards.. when they started posting available credit last month I see for the first time I have $1500 and 2500 available credit.. this is great.. but I just noticed that credit karma says my available credit dropped to $100 each card now..has anyone have that happened to them?... nothing changed in my report other than that.. my tuwally is 656... why do you think that happened?... should i call them?.. i dont want a hard pulll for them to recon with..

DSNB will drop your limit to $100 if you stop using your card for a long time. You may be able to get your limit reinstated if you call them back.

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Oh, I misread that whole post :smileytongue: 

 

I thought you said the limit dropped BY $100 and only on CK :smileytongue: 

 

Sorry

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Thats what they said happened...its actually macys and bloomys , not dillards. i had not used the cards for over a year.. they say it is a hard pull from esperian and transunion.. i dont need the cards but i liked the availible credit ..oh well.. anyway they also told me they dont do auto cli anymore,because of the " credit card act".....
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albinotiger wrote:
Thats what they said happened...its actually macys and bloomys , not dillards. i had not used the cards for over a year.. they say it is a hard pull from esperian and transunion.. i dont need the cards but i liked the availible credit ..oh well.. anyway they also told me they dont do auto cli anymore,because of the " credit card act".....

thats bull. 

i got a cli from 2k to 3500 on a soft pull in july. for macys. 

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albinotiger wrote:
Thats what they said happened...its actually macys and bloomys , not dillards. i had not used the cards for over a year.. they say it is a hard pull from esperian and transunion.. i dont need the cards but i liked the availible credit ..oh well.. anyway they also told me they dont do auto cli anymore,because of the " credit card act".....

thats bull. 

i got a cli from 2k to 3500 on a soft pull in july. for macys. 


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I understand your not using your cards but I don't understand why they would take your limit away. Would that have been prevented if you would have spent a small amount every few months? I'm trying to learn all this stuff...lol
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Well ..Im a pretty determined person.. i ask them 6 differant ways to get a soft pull and the person kept checking with the supervisor to confirm they are hard pulls on both. i dont want the hps..how should i approach this from a call them back again stand point..
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I'm new to this so it's alittle over my head but if you used both cards for a small amount, would that maybe get it back going?
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