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10-15-2012 10:28 AM
I think YMMV with banks and BK.
I had my Amex in BK and got Sky card few months ago.
BK in 2005.
10-15-2012 10:28 AM
get a Southwest card from Chase in July 2012 after recon with Chase exec office
10-15-2012 10:33 AM
By the way I was denied my first CLI with Amex due to BK.
So I hope my BK won't stop me getting CLI I' I'm @ $2000.
10-15-2012 10:38 AM
DeadSpider, I just went from 4k to 10k on my Delta Amex a couple weeks back. I still have BK, maybe it was something else in combination with that. I asked with a 0 balance.
10-15-2012 10:43 AM
I'm 6 years 10 months since my BK7 and have the following that may be of interest:
Barclaycard Rewards MC (1 point for purchases, 2 points for anything in travel category) TU puller
Alliant Platinum Rewards (cashback option with the points, about 1%) EQ puller
State Farm Plarinum Rewards Visa (1% cash back on purchases, 2% for State Farm purchases like insurance premiums) TU puller
Nordstrom Visa Signature (1 point per dollar spent, 2 points for Nordstrom Purchases, Nordstrom Notes are the rewards) EQ puller, sometimes will pull TU as well.
All are decent cards with plenty of benefits available.
10-15-2012 10:45 AM
Regardless of what the application says. I found that an old BK (7 yrs. plus) may not be an automatic denial. It all depends on the credit youve established since the BK.
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