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Posts: 1,100
Registered: ‎05-28-2013

Re: How many cards do you like to carry in your wallet?

The ones I carry around with me are...

 

- Amex Plat

- Chase United MileagePlus Explorer

- CSP

- Amex SPG

 

So that's 4.

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Posts: 417
Registered: ‎02-15-2016

Re: How many cards do you like to carry in your wallet?

In the last 2ish months I have been carrying a big man purse ( a Longchamp Le Pliage in the mini; for any handbag people)

 

 

To what is in my wallet...

 

Redcard Credit- Always- ( I originally only carried the debit version, but eventually decided I wanted the credit version I have no clue why)

 

Kohls Charge- Always (I guess I have an attachment to my Kohls charge? It is not like I go to Kohls everytime I am out)

 

Discover IT- Always (5% gas and 1% general spend)

 

Marvel Mastercard- Always ( 3% Fast food/ Eating out along with 1% general spend) Love that there is no cap on 3% cashback

 

I carry 4 cards 2 of which only work at 1 store.

 

 

 

I refuse to carry debit cards they stay at home in the lock box or on my night stand

 

 


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Valued Contributor
Posts: 2,084
Registered: ‎02-14-2016

Re: How many cards do you like to carry in your wallet?

it really varies for me since I keep new accounts rotating in.

 

At the moment I have Ritz, Amex SPG Bus, Amex Blue for Bus, and... Discover for some reason.

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Posts: 30
Registered: ‎03-10-2017

Re: How Many Credit Cards do you bring with you at all time?

I always carry:

 

1: CSR (previously CSP)

2: Freedom

3: Freedom Unlimited

 

I also keep my Charles Schwab Debit card on me so I can get reimbursed on any ATM fees if I urgently need cash.


Regular Contributor
Posts: 143
Registered: ‎03-03-2015

Re: How Many Credit Cards do you bring with you at all time?

Well seems like alot of us carry afew. Mine is 5 cards
Chase Ritz carlton
Amex delta platinum
Citi preferred use to be prestige but downgraded
Wells fargo amex propel
My debit card
They all serve a purpose for me.
But if i had to only use 1 card i would choose my Ritz card
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Posts: 154
Registered: ‎07-12-2007

Re: How Many Credit Cards do you bring with you at all time?

Since I keep my cards in a small fossil credit card holder with 5 slots...

 

2 debit cards - 1 NFCU, 1 PenFed

 

2 credit cards - 1 Disco (since I'm in my first year and want reap the 5% cats x2) and the other is rotating - right now Amex Plat for spend bonus, previously it was Ritz Carlton

 

1 DL kept in the middle 5th slot

 

Come this November/December - I'll probably lock the Disco away and go with Amex Plat and maybe the PenFed Power Cash

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Posts: 340
Registered: ‎02-11-2015

Re: How Many Credit Cards do you bring with you at all time?

My everyday cards are:
BCP
GoRewards
Discover
Normally I would carry my DC but, it's currently assigned to BT duties.
EX08: 718 (19)inqs, TU08: 722 (6)inqs, EQ08: 727 (16)inqs. 4% util., $126,950 spread across 8 cards. THE DIRT: (1) settled BofA acct-01/11, F/C-01/12, (1) 60 days late-9/13, (2) 30 days late-7/13 as of 5/20/17
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Registered: ‎02-07-2017

Re: How Many Credit Cards do you bring with you at all time?

I really need a new wallet; the pockets where I keep my store member-program cards (Food Lion MVP, Giant, Harris Teeter, Panera, Costco ID, etc.) are shot from being overstuffed so long. Smiley Tongue As for credit/debit cards, asof today I carry around my BoA debit card, my Cap One secured and unsecured MC and my transit-benefit debit card. When my Discover It comes in, I think that's really when I'll have to pop for a new wallet because I'm literally out of slots....

Rebuilding credit since 2015 (BK filed 8/14, discharged 12/14) - started out in 570's, now approaching 700 (FICO 5/12:TU 640/EX 675/EQ 659 FICO 8 or 690 NG 2, VS 3.0 4/21/17: TU 683/EX 685/EQ 691)! $951 Cap One secured/$3000 Cap One unsecured/$800 Amazon Prime Store Card/$2500 Discover It )/$4000 Overstock Store Card/$10k PenFed used car loan/$5k Navient student loan. Back in the garden until Sept. 2017 unless I get an offer I can't possibly refuse...

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