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Re: So new Amex Plat came today.Disappoint :(


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Did you at least get the 100k bonus from last week?


 

Smiley Sad no!! Smiley Sad(( It was actually seeing that offer  that led me to apply for the card but I was hanging too long contemplating...So I got the 25K bonus instead since that offer went...  As I mentioned I have never had problems in getting approved for any Amex but they usually hit me with a FR straight upon activation. I apply each time I do an app spree to even out my AAOA since I was member long ago in good standing Smiley Happy)

 

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today.Disappoint :(


Happychap wrote:

Repo-ed wrote:

Did you at least get the 100k bonus from last week?


 

Smiley Sad no!! Smiley Sad(( It was actually seeing that offer  that led me to apply for the card but I was hanging too long contemplating...So I got the 25K bonus instead since that offer went...  As I mentioned I have never had problems in getting approved for any Amex but they usually hit me with a FR straight upon activation. I apply each time I do an app spree to even out my AAOA since I was member long ago in good standing Smiley Happy)

 


So you get the backdate before you activate the card (which you then close)

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today.Disappoint :(

Yeah.... you will prob end up with two cards if you had them expedite you one... You will get that one.. and then prob another in a week or so...

at least, that's what I experienced.... I had mine expedited, and then the normally processed one came later

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today.Disappoint :(


youngandcreditwrthy wrote:

Yeah.... you will prob end up with two cards if you had them expedite you one... You will get that one.. and then prob another in a week or so...

at least, that's what I experienced.... I had mine expedited, and then the normally processed one came later


 

Well it was instantly approved and the approval stated my card would be expedited I didn't request it.  I also got an email shortly after approval stating they they were expediting the card.

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today..Disapoint :(

I think all plat cards get expedited automatically.


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Re: So new Amex Plat came today..Disapoint :(


jsucool76 wrote:
I think all plat cards get expedited automatically.

My PRG was expedited 2-day, depsite the approval screen stating 7-10.

 

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today..Dissapoint :(

Mine was expedited with the box and welcome kit. But... now that I think about it my card was on a paper in a white envelope in the box. Now I'm pissed.

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today..Disapoint :(


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jsucool76 wrote:
I think all plat cards get expedited automatically.

My PRG was expedited 2-day, depsite the approval screen stating 7-10.

 


They are all over the map.  I can't remember what happened with my first PRG.  My SPG was overnighted.  My Platinum (upgraded PRG) was overnighted (I think).  I applied for the PRG again and I think they were going to send it standard, but I asked them if they could overnight it as I had some airfare on hold I wanted to purchase on that card.  They said they could do 2-day, but that was the best they could do.  My Hhonors card was overnighted. 


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Re: So new Amex Plat came today..Disapoint :(

Hi there. So, did you receive your platinum card kit along with the fancy booklet, etc.? I also was approved for an AMEX Platinum not too long ago and had a similar case like you did --the overnighted card on a white envelope, wrapped in Fedex box. 

I received an email regarding the kit, but I have yet received it since. So, go figure.... 

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Re: So new Amex Plat came today.Disappoint :(

I hope my PRG has a welcome kit......Smiley Happy

 




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