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Re: Pen Fed odds?


FloridaState12 wrote:

LesWH wrote:

newportguy wrote:

LesWH wrote:

I must have really gotten lucky! I was approved for PenFed Platinum Cash Rewards with a 20,000 limit after opening 14 new accounts not just in the last year, but within 3-4 months! My utilization is low, and my score was less than yours!


O really!!! Lucky you


I'm realizing just how lucky now!! They also refinanced my Range Rover for 1.49%!!


I am in LOVE with the new 2013 Range Rovers. What year did you get?? 

 

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Re: Pen Fed odds?


LesWH wrote:

FloridaState12 wrote:

LesWH wrote:

newportguy wrote:

LesWH wrote:

I must have really gotten lucky! I was approved for PenFed Platinum Cash Rewards with a 20,000 limit after opening 14 new accounts not just in the last year, but within 3-4 months! My utilization is low, and my score was less than yours!


O really!!! Lucky you


I'm realizing just how lucky now!! They also refinanced my Range Rover for 1.49%!!


I am in LOVE with the new 2013 Range Rovers. What year did you get?? 

 

Off topic, I know. Smiley Tongue


2010


Nice car! Congrats on all your approvals with PenFed! 


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Re: Pen Fed odds?

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chnceit wrote:

LesWH wrote:

FloridaState12 wrote:

LesWH wrote:

newportguy wrote:

LesWH wrote:

I must have really gotten lucky! I was approved for PenFed Platinum Cash Rewards with a 20,000 limit after opening 14 new accounts not just in the last year, but within 3-4 months! My utilization is low, and my score was less than yours!


O really!!! Lucky you


I'm realizing just how lucky now!! They also refinanced my Range Rover for 1.49%!!


I am in LOVE with the new 2013 Range Rovers. What year did you get?? 

 

Off topic, I know. Smiley Tongue


2010


Nice car! Congrats on all your approvals with PenFed! 


Thanks, and congrats to you as well! I'm in shock now that they even approved me at all, let alone for 20,000!!! Also, I've used it once to gas up the Rover!


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Re: Pen Fed odds?


LesWH wrote:

chnceit wrote:

LesWH wrote:

FloridaState12 wrote:

LesWH wrote:

newportguy wrote:

LesWH wrote:

I must have really gotten lucky! I was approved for PenFed Platinum Cash Rewards with a 20,000 limit after opening 14 new accounts not just in the last year, but within 3-4 months! My utilization is low, and my score was less than yours!


O really!!! Lucky you


I'm realizing just how lucky now!! They also refinanced my Range Rover for 1.49%!!


I am in LOVE with the new 2013 Range Rovers. What year did you get?? 

 

Off topic, I know. Smiley Tongue


2010


Nice car! Congrats on all your approvals with PenFed! 


Thanks, and congrats to you as well! I'm in shock now that they even approved me at all, let alone for 20,000!!! Also, I've used it once to gas up the Rover!


Thanks..... I am still waiting for my card grrrr!!! How long did it take you to get it?


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Re: Pen Fed odds?

I paid the 15.00 expedite fee.


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Re: Pen Fed odds?


LesWH wrote:

I paid the 15.00 expedite fee.


I seriously should of. Its going to be 20 days from approval. If I dont get it by tomorrow I am calling them and reporting it. 


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Re: Pen Fed odds?

OP - sorry they turned you down. I agree with the others here that you need to call and recon. They are very nice people to work with.

 

Be prepaired to send them supporting documentation. Your profile looks very good and I am quite surprised you were turned down!

 

Worth a phone call for sure! Let us know the results.

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Re: Pen Fed odds?

Well r

The letter states I have too much available credit with a credit score of 818... So I will probably NEVER qualify for this card....I don't plan on closing any of my accounts....

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Re: Pen Fed odds?


cmerriott wrote:

Well r

The letter states I have too much available credit with a credit score of 818... So I will probably NEVER qualify for this card....I don't plan on closing any of my accounts....


Sorry to hear it. You can fax them a letter to request to recon for manual review. Your score is much higher than me.  I think you have a good chance to get approved.

 

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Re: Pen Fed odds?

Do they verify income? I have income that I don't report on my taxes and would like to include it but I don't have supporting documents for it

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