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Zync Approval!

  I've been itching to join the amex family for the last 6 months, I applied in feb and was instantly denied.

 

Against better judgement I decided I wasnt going to app for anything until late this year.  I decided to do one more app before then, and I received the msg to call in today when I applied.  After ID verification, she said I was approved and will receive the card in about 7-10 days.

 

Exciting!! Now I have to let the garden grow again.. haha.

 

My scores are current as far as I know in my sig.


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Re: Zync Approval!

:smileyvery-happy: Congrats! ..I'm right along with on the whole "back to the garden" thing.

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Re: Zync Approval!

 


xlr8d wrote:

  I've been itching to join the amex family for the last 6 months, I applied in feb and was instantly denied.

 

Against better judgement I decided I wasnt going to app for anything until late this year.  I decided to do one more app before then, and I received the msg to call in today when I applied.  After ID verification, she said I was approved and will receive the card in about 7-10 days.

 

Exciting!! Now I have to let the garden grow again.. haha.

 

My scores are current as far as I know in my sig.


I want this card bad!!!!

 




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Re: Zync Approval!

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Congrats!

it's such a good card to have, well any amex card for that matter ( imo)

 

Just earlier today i was out shopping for my wife's b'day and went into L'Occitane to get her some lotion and shower gel she found when we were in Singapore. Well the place is kind of snooty and the clerk was a bit, well stuck up.. until i handed her my zync card, then her entire attitude changed! I eneded up getting 30 dollars worth of free stuff lol. 

 

In hindsight, the idea that a piece of plastic has the ability to make people treat you differently is kind of sad, but cool at the same time!


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Nice ..congrats! Ima wait till January to apply...I had an itch for applying when I started on these forums but now I learn to chill on the apps and just wait, time passes by so fast!
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Re: Zync Approval!

 


xlr8d wrote:

  I've been itching to join the amex family for the last 6 months, I applied in feb and was instantly denied.

 

Against better judgement I decided I wasnt going to app for anything until late this year.  I decided to do one more app before then, and I received the msg to call in today when I applied.  After ID verification, she said I was approved and will receive the card in about 7-10 days.

 

Exciting!! Now I have to let the garden grow again.. haha.

 

My scores are current as far as I know in my sig.


Congrats!  I want this one also and can't wait to app.  I'll probably wait til Nov. or Dec.

 


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Congrats... I hope to have this card soon. My EQ is actually a bit higher than yours, but I need to address some business on my EX as that's what they pulled. I will try again in a few months and hopefully this card will be mine. I called for the recon and the rep said it sounded like I wanted the card and wouldn't stop until I got it, so he knew I would eventually!

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Re: Zync Approval!

Anyone think any of the packs are worth it? for 2x points?


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xlr8d wrote:

Anyone think any of the packs are worth it? for 2x points?


Use your last year statements to see if you spent atleast 3000$ on that category. If you did and your current card has nothing better than 1% on that category, go for it.

 

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Does anyone know I restaurants include all of them or just certain ones?? What about fast food?

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