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BobbyJ
Posts: 304
Registered: ‎02-03-2008
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Travelocity Amex - Approved!!!!

Just called the backdoor Barclays number after I got a 7-10 day notice when I applied online last night.

 

Was approved for $5000 with  high util on 4 cards out of 12.  Just explained my debt and also it helped that had a Juniper MC with Barclays with a 0 balance and never late for the 3 years I had the card.

 

You all were right about calling the backdoor number for recon.  I am so happy right now.  No more credit... It is time to garden for about 1.5 years so that I can finally get an Amex which will backdate from my old card days in 1984.

 

Thanks again for all your posts.

Fico Scores: EQ 677 (10/3/14) EX 648 (10/03/14) TU 656 (10/03/14)
Credit after BK DC 1/14/14: C1 Venture One $10,000 (10/2014) C1 Quicksilver Plat MC $4000 (2/2014) Sams Club Store Card $437 (10/1/14)
Survived BK Filing: Fort Knox CU Plat Visa $5000 / Lowes $7000 / HSN Card $3000 / Walmart Card $2000 / Macys $800 / Target Red Card $500 / Fingerhut $600
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KIPPIE12
Posts: 620
Registered: ‎05-09-2009
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Re: Travelocity Amex - Approved!!!!

Congrats on your approval.  I also was approved back in December 2010 for the Travelocity Amex.  I also have a Juni Visa, and got the 10 day message. They called 2 days later to verify i applied for the Amex, and after a couple of questions,  approved me for 8k.  I'm waiting for my auto cli at 6 mos, or i'll call and request to 15k.  I've had my Juni Visa since 2009, and am already at 10.5k.  I took the 39$AF with 7500 bonus sign up points, with double points on grocery category.

 

Congrats on your approval, and enjoy your new Amex

Current Score: EQ: 807 TU: 811 EX: 813 (Fico) 8/14
Goal Scores: 760 Across all 3-Finally


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sonson
Posts: 241
Registered: ‎12-04-2009
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Re: Travelocity Amex - Approved!!!!

congrats on the new card!


Starting Score: EQ 548 [ Feb 2010 ]
Current Score: TU 663 EQ 686
Goal Score: 700


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