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Re: How soon do you use your new cc?

snowkitty wrote:
I am going to wait until tomorrow to use my new freedom card..gonna pay a couple bills so I can start getting credit towards the 500.00 to get 100.00 cash back....that is for any charge right?

Yes, that is for any charge except BT and cash advances.


@ the OP, I used it first week to get my sign-on bonus and PIF before statement cut. Right when the statement cut, I got my bonus on my Freedom card.


2013 Approvals: Discover IT - 3/1, Amex BCE - 3/4, CSP - 5/4, Barclay Ring - 6/12, BoA Privileges Cash - 6/27, Citi TY Preferred - 8/6, OCCU Duck - 11/4, USBank (Cash+) - 11/22, Wells Fargo - 12/21, Nordstrom - 12/29

12/19/2013, $100k+ Available Credit. Total Util: 0-1%