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Posts: 1,524
Registered: ‎08-17-2008

Re: Ok, I'm done, but I feel like a big girl!

Congrats on your approvals Smiley Happy Let them ago a bit and then apply for the big banks or your local cu.

But the AMEX idea is good, but your credit profile is a bit too fresh.

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Re: Ok, I'm done, but I feel like a big girl!

Congrats!!!  Way to go!  Now who would have given you the crazy idea to app for those 2?    Hmmm,,, I wonder. Smiley Happy

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Registered: ‎12-29-2011

Re: Ok, I'm done, but I feel like a big girl!

You could have applied for the CAP1 Newcomers, MTV Visa or Journey. All no AFs cards from CAP1.


But CONGRATS on the approvals! I just try to avoid cards with AFs like the plague. LOL.

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Re: Ok, I'm done, but I feel like a big girl!


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Re: Ok, I'm done, but I feel like a big girl!

NOW ya tell me!! LOL!! I'll be ok though! Smiley Happy Smiley Happy Smiley Happy

"When you are down in the mouth, remember, everything turned out ok for Jonah."

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EX:649, EX:651, TU:683

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