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Valued Contributor

Re: NFCU secured card

special111 wrote:

Gypsy5326 wrote:

I agree with this-it's how I re-started.  Did the $500 secured loan to fund the $500 secured card.  Two reporting lines of credit and it payed off in spades.  Good luck to you! 

I just want to make sure I understand how the secured loan funded secured card exactly? 

put $500 in savings

open $500 secured loan

bank gives you $500 loan check

deposit $500 loan check

use that $500 to fund secured CC

Ch 7 Discharge May 2015
Discover/Target/NFCU CLOC/NFCU Cash Rewards/PenFed Power Cash Rewards/PenFed Pathfinder AMEX - $60k total revolving
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Valued Member

Re: NFCU secured card

Thats it! 

CH13. Filed 2010, Discharged 2014, All fell off APR 2017.
Current Scores (4/30/17): 799 Transunion, 822 Equifax, 792 Experian
Re-stablished with a $500 NFCU secured loan that funded a $500 NFCU secured CC .
Current: NFCU Rewards (20K), NFCU Signature Rewards (20K), NFCU CLOC ($15k),PENFED Travel Rewards AMEX (20k), PENFED Platinum Rewards (20k), BankAmericard Travel Rewards Visa (20K), BankAmericard Alaskan Air Signature (21k), Barclaycard (15K), Discover Card iT (12K)
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New Member

Re: NFCU secured card

How do I get a Secured Card? We don't have a NFCU near us.

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Community Leader
Super Contributor

Re: NFCU secured card

You can apply for membership online as well as apply for the credit card.
Filed BK7: 7/2012 (start score EQ 560 / TU 529) Discharge 10/2012
730 EQ FICO 11/2017
750 TU FICO 11/2017
735 EX FICO 11/2017
$20k NFCU Platinum | $25k NFCU cashRewards Sig | $15k NavChek | $7.1k Cap1 Quicksilver | $10k Amazon Store | $19k Cap1 VentureOne | $16k Barclay Aviator | $5k Chase Freedom | $5k Chase Sapphire Preferred | $9k Costco Visa | $20k AMEX BCE
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