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Re: applying for a target card!


74king wrote:


wmarat wrote:

I doubt that Target's CEO shops at Target,

NO....he shops there:smileyvery-happy:, based on this photograph of him in this cheap suit and tie. Yea that's a Target $100 special right there.  :smileyvery-happy:

 

 

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If so, then the util on his Target card is 50%! :smileysurprised:

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Re: applying for a target card!

roflmao @ hauling!! 

 

And his FICO took a major hit...and lookout!  Here come the CLD's!!

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Re: applying for a target card!


Comp5569 wrote:

I'm pretty sure 74king was kidding with that picture.  Being sarcastic.

 

I like how you two are arguing in several threads.  A new board rivalry?  


Yea,,he's following me around...:smileyvery-happy: Can't get enough of the King i guess.:smileywink:

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Re: applying for a target card!


haulingthescoreup wrote:

74king wrote:


wmarat wrote:

I doubt that Target's CEO shops at Target,

NO....he shops there:smileyvery-happy:, based on this photograph of him in this cheap suit and tie. Yea that's a Target $100 special right there.  :smileyvery-happy:

 

 

20080805_targetceo_33



If so, then the util on his Target card is 50%! :smileysurprised:

:smileywink:

Your right Hauling:smileywink:

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Re: applying for a target card!

When I applied I had decent scores, they approved me for $5K right away.
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ficofever wrote:
When I applied I had decent scores, they approved me for $5K right away.

 

I got the same $5K Target Visa with lowish 700s score just before my BK fell off my reports. Betting you applied in store too. I think you get the best CLs that way.
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VEEnVEGAS wrote:

 

I got the same $5K Target Visa with lowish 700s score just before my BK fell off my reports. Betting you applied in store too. I think you get the best CLs that way.

Nope! It was online, after reading the forums! LOL! I figured I'd get the $200, since that was what I had seen so many others get. Boy was I surprised!

 

Sometimes it seems like there's no rhyme or reason to who they accept or deny and what the CLs are! At the time I was a student, barely making anything!

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Wow...so there goes that theory right out the window!  Totally surprises me. You're right, no rhyme or reason!

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Re: applying for a target card!

I agree also..no rhyme or reason...I see that alot with alot of credit cards..I see people with judgements, alot of bad accounts get approved for cards you wouldnt think they could get.

I see some people have way higher scores that me and I just got approved for the target store card with a bk 7 that is 2 years old and they pulled transunion and I have a 604 score and I got a $300 limit..that was just on the 12th of june ..(2 days ago).. I don't however have any late pays on my report and haven't had an inquiry in 10 months..I know they deny people alot with alot of inquiries.

I was happy though.

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Re: applying for a target card!

I applied and was accepted for the Target Visa card for $300 with a credit score of 675.  6 months later they CLI to $5,200

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