06-04-2007 10:14 AM
Carthoris wrote:My scores are low for various reasons, but the simulator says if I get a CC with $2000 limit it will vastly improve my scores. However, I don't want to take the hit if I don't get approved by apllying for one.Any suggestions on what to apply for with greater assurances of getting approved with a TransUnion score of 623 (about to go up with some past due payments being paid).
07-04-2007 10:40 AM
07-04-2007 01:27 PM
casinoplayer wrote:Has anyone with a BK got offered the 99/500 card???
07-04-2007 01:59 PM
Has anyone with a BK got offered the 99/500 card???
FYI you can see if you are preapproved for any cards at http://www.bankofamerica.com/creditcards/. This includes the secured card. According to Jaquena, an online BoA rep, it is a soft (promo) inq to check.Hard inq of course if you actually apply.
07-04-2007 05:48 PM
SmartCookie wrote:FYI you can see if you are preapproved for any cards at http://www.bankofamerica.com/creditcards/. This includes the secured card. According to Jaquena, an online BoA rep, it is a soft (promo) inq to check.Hard inq of course if you actually apply.I wouldn't base you getting a card strictly off of the soft pull. My brother filled out the form and received no pre-approved offers. The next day he applied directly for two BofA cards and was approved.
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