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What does RJ mean?

New Contributor

What does RJ mean?

I just want a definition. I see it sometimes in posts. Thanks.

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Regular Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?

Rejected? 

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Established Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?

I had a friend named Reggie Jackson in high school.  he went by RJ.

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Valued Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?

Rate jack...an APR increase.

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Valued Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?

Rate Jack or Rate Jacked. Jacking up ones interest rate(s).
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Established Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?


wasCB14 wrote:

Rate jack...an APR increase.


We should really find a friendly neighborhood Mod to add that the the Forum Abbreviations Guide, no?

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New Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?

Thanks wasCB14 and credit guy. Makes sense.

@TygerHawke: Yeah they really should. I checked there before asking.

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Valued Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?

Abv's aren't really necessary anymore. 

There more of a pita than anything else. Plus, there 

Constantly changing.

But as always, YMMV.

FWIW, this is all IMHO


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Established Contributor

Re: What does RJ mean?


grillandwinemaster wrote:

Abv's aren't really necessary anymore. 

There more of a pita than anything else. Plus, there 

Constantly changing.

But as always, YMMV.


I'd agree with you, but for the fact that a great number of our posters use their phones to post...abbreviations help a lot when posting from a phone

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Moderator

Re: What does RJ mean?


FICOEmpire wrote:

Thanks wasCB14 and credit guy. Makes sense.

@TygerHawke: Yeah they really should. I checked there before asking.


I've submitted a request for it to be added.  Smiley Wink

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