Don't ask CITI for a CLI upon activation. They want to see at least six months payment history. You can ask, just expect to see a letter in your mailbox explaining what I already told you.
Vu wrote:Hello all,After browsing through the forum, I've decided to go on a credit card shopping spree to see what I get. My intention was to replace my subprime cards with prime ones.Amex Gold Delta - 2K approved. Experian and Equifax pulled.Amex Starwood - In process. Hope I can get approved as well.Discover Card - Declined.Chase Freedom - Wait for 30 days response (probably declined) Experian pulled.BoA Visa Platium - Declined. Experian Pulled.Citi AA World Mastercard - 5k approved. Experian Pulled.Hooters Mastercard - 1k - approved. TU pulled.WashingMutual Visa Platium - 1.3k approved. TU pulled.HSBC Platium - Declined after a soft inquiry recommended me for a 1% cash back card. Angry Equifax pulled.Question: When I receive Amex and Citi, what would be the best way to request CLI upon activation? Through customer service or online?Thank youHappy hunting.
Message Edited by Vu on 06-28-2007 11:33 AM
Too bad Amex no longer granting CLI upon activation.