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TilltedBrim
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Registered: ‎09-25-2011
1st date... Whip out the Discover?

Why do I feel that whipping out the Discover More on the first date wouldn't be very impressive?   :smileyindifferent: 

After falling off the wagon while in the garden... And going 2 for 4 on a drapping spree I've finally received my coveted Discover More. And now I'll limp back to the garden.
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Razeus
Posts: 387
Registered: ‎04-02-2012
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

It won't.

 

Use an AMEX instead.

 

It may backfire because she may think you are broke and having to use a credit card just to pay for the date...

My Wallet:
Discover It $11,000 | Chase Freedom $5,000 | AMEX BCE $3,000 | Paypal Extras Platinum $5,000 | Wells Fargo $1,000 | AMEX Zync NPSL
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TilltedBrim
Posts: 123
Registered: ‎09-25-2011
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

Ahhhh.... Excellent point. 

After falling off the wagon while in the garden... And going 2 for 4 on a drapping spree I've finally received my coveted Discover More. And now I'll limp back to the garden.
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john398
Posts: 3,515
Registered: ‎01-19-2009
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

In the past I had dated someone new who said I have too many credit cards LOL

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TilltedBrim
Posts: 123
Registered: ‎09-25-2011
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

TilltedBrim wrote:

Ahhhh.... Excellent point. 


I almost forgot... I don't have a charge card.  :smileysad:

 

After falling off the wagon while in the garden... And going 2 for 4 on a drapping spree I've finally received my coveted Discover More. And now I'll limp back to the garden.
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wallyworld123
Posts: 455
Registered: ‎01-04-2012
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

TilltedBrim wrote:

Why do I feel that whipping out the Discover More on the first date wouldn't be very impressive?   :smileyindifferent: 


because you probably had this thought in your mine for a while already now u feel it's not impressive. It's a subconscience thing!

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navigatethis12
Posts: 1,917
Registered: ‎01-24-2012
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

I don't think anyone that is getting something for free should complain about the payment source. If they do not like it, invite them to take out their own. Someone who judges you based on a card may not be someone you want to date.

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andre181
Posts: 624
Registered: ‎07-29-2010
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?
  1. Discover can be a hard bank to get in with. She/he should be impressed that you have a Discover.
  2. You shouldn't be trying to impress a potiential boy/girlfriend with a credit card. IMO, If someone is MORE interested in you because of the credit card you use, they are shallow and potentially a gold digger.

I had someone, who was very attractive, help me at a department store recently. But it wasn't until AFTER I pulled out my Amex BCE that they started to really be nice and flirt. Maybe I read too much into it, but that turned me off.

Discover IT $24K | FNBO Visa $20K | Citi Forward $12.5K | US Bank Cash+ Visa Sig $10K | Priceline/Barclays $10K | Amazon/Chase Visa Sig $8.3k | Citi ThankYou Preferred $6.5K | BoA Cash Rewards 1-2-3 Sig $7.5K | Sallie Mae World MC/Barclays $5K | Capital One Cash Rewards $5K | Commerce Bank $5K | WF Cash Back Visa $3.6K | Amazon/GEMB $2.5K | Younkers/Comenity $2.4K | AMEX BCE $2K Target $1K | AMEX Green
EX FICO (from AMEX): 754, TU08 FICO (from Discover): 755, AAoA: 3.6 years
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SwampSystems
Posts: 358
Registered: ‎06-25-2012
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

Razeus wrote:

It won't.

 

Use an AMEX instead.

 

It may backfire because she may think you are broke and having to use a credit card just to pay for the date...


Been there, done that. Still bitter about it.

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Cadillac-XTS
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Registered: ‎08-20-2012
Re: 1st date... Whip out the Discover?

+10000000000 @ navigatethis12