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What's almost as good as being approved for cards?

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Re: What's almost as good as being approved for cards?


tinuviel wrote:

It's very exciting when they arrive... setting up your online account profile, exploring the card's features, etc. Have fun!!! Smiley Very Happy

 


Yeah, this *never* gets old!

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Moderator Emeritus

Re: What's almost as good as being approved for cards?

Hehe I agree; I played with my amex card and with the website for about an hour. Then I took the card to the gas station and filled it up Smiley Happy

Starting Score: 08/29/2011 TU 671 EQ 674
Current Score: TU 754 EQ 694 EX 697
Wallet: NFCU Visa Sig 25k, Amex Lowes 22k, NavCheck 15k, Amex PRG, Amex Zync, Discover It 13.5k, Amazon Visa 5k
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Message 12 of 14
Regular Contributor

Re: What's almost as good as being approved for cards?

the VERY first thing I did was fill my car up too! Felt great. Never, ever, ever gets old. Also, I feel a certain freedom with it too! Smiley Wink

started mid 500's. Disputed incorrect items and within a month or two my scores have skyrocketed and continue to do so
EQ: 755 as of 8/2013
TU: 700
Experian(or as I call them, the devil) I have no clue, they haven't released my report
Goal=801 across the board!!! Not too far from this, hoping to garden until Christmas 2013
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Regular Contributor

Re: What's almost as good as being approved for cards?

Before signing onto this site, I never knew that other people get so excited about new credit. Smiley Happy  

EX 638 (Lender 9/1) TA 650(Walmart 9/1) EQ 655 (FICO - 9/17)
Goal - 700 Club in '13!!!

My Wallet - Cap 1 - $300. Cap 1 - $750. Orchard - $950.
New as of 8/29 - Target - $3000. Barclay's - $2000. Merrick - $1000. Walmart $600. And as of 9/22 - JCP $200.
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