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No More Cards - EVER

I have an Amex BCE and was waiting to garden for a whole year before I apped for my card of choice - nothing extravagent - just Amex PRG

 

Seeing it was going to be a SP if declined, I decided to bite the bullet and have a crack at it now, knowing that my score would have taken a tumble anyway over the last few weeks of apping - i can now spend "forever" gardening :smileywink: I do not think there is EVER going to be a time when I app for another cc - No need, perfectly happy with what I have :smileywink:

 

I have learned that there are ALWAYS going to be "offers" - "Pre-Approvals" or some other "super dooper" card to have - but common sense says you have to draw the line somewhere? :smileywink:


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Thanks Lexie - It looks like (in my signature) that I am growing a cannabis plant! lol


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Well, you do have nice cards.

 

Are you sure you don't want a new shiny one sometime in the future? :smileytongue:

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Congratulations.

 

I wouldn't declare "No More Cards - Ever" at this stage though.  Apart from the super-dooper card that is coming next March, it may also be that your needs change (e.g. you need to fly frequently to a place best served by KLM, so it might make sense to get a card from them or their affiliated airlines).   But it's certainly good to get out of the habit of constantly thinking "What shall I try for next?"  Hopefully, one day I will do the same...

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chrisw1968uk wrote:

Thanks Lexie - It looks like (in my signature) that I am growing a cannabis plant! lol


Reduce the seedling size (60) to (42) and it will show better play with it for best results  

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lol Pokie - Nope, I can get into enough trouble with the ones I have - but i'm not dumb enough to let that happen :smileywink:


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chrisw1968uk wrote:

I have an Amex BCE and was waiting to garden for a whole year before I apped for my card of choice - nothing extravagent - just Amex PRG

 

Seeing it was going to be a SP if declined, I decided to bite the bullet and have a crack at it now, knowing that my score would have taken a tumble anyway over the last few weeks of apping - i can now spend "forever" gardening :smileywink: I do not think there is EVER going to be a time when I app for another cc - No need, perfectly happy with what I have :smileywink:

 

I have learned that there are ALWAYS going to be "offers" - "Pre-Approvals" or some other "super dooper" card to have - but common sense says you have to draw the line somewhere? :smileywink:


Sounds like a plan.  At this point I think your well....is super dry!  LOL :robotlol:

Either way, congratulations and very good results... you have a very large garden to tend to and enjoy/best of luck with your new CCs... use them/treat them well.

 

Here's a preview of the garden...

 

 

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ooohh - can i get that nice sun bathing spot in the middle please? lol


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