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Letter came today from Citibank

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Letter came today from Citibank

Currently, my scores are in the bottom to mid 800s  Since like forever, I keep trying the Citi prequal site but I never got a match.

 

Got this letter in the mail today (Im typing it in because I dont have a scanner )

 

Hi MeanMchine,

 

You may still pre-qualify for a Citi card.

 

Due to an error on our systems, when you recently visited citicards.com to see if you pre-qualified for a new credit card, you may have incorrectly received a message stating you didnt qualify. We invite you to check again by re-entering your information at citicards.com. Please note we can't guarantee you'll be pre-qualified.

 

Your Citi Team

 

 

Citibank and CapitalOne are the only banks that never have prequalified me for any card. Ill give Citi a try again next month




3/2016 EX 644 CK-TU 642 CK-EQ 660 WalMart- 671.
>08/2019 CCT EX 829 TU 848 EQ 837
Jack Webb: "That figures. Now let me see if I got the facts straight here. Cleaning woman Clara Clifford discovered your clean copper clappers kept in a closet were copped by Claude Cooper the kleptomaniac from Cleveland. Now, is that about it?"
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Re: Letter came today from Citibank

Hm, that's interesting. I wonder if they just sent that message to anyone who checked prequal within a certain timeframe. My guess is yes since it says they can't guarantee anything. Did you try again, and if so did you qualify?




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Wow that's a first. I have never seen a letter like that .

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Yes I received it too. I went back and still nothing.
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THEY ARE CRAAAZY, I just got 7 SEVEN...no lie.  All with a different number on the bottom right.  


"My Take Home Pay Don't Take Me Home"

Personal Credit: Synovus Tloc/Venture/Savor/Chrome gas&restaurant/Chrome Cashback/GoodSamsVisa/CareCredit/Lowes/HomeDepot
Business Credit: AmazonNet55/LowesPro/Staples/Spark
Inquiries: 8EXP, 4TU, 5EQ (most fall off by Nov 2021)
Scores: EXP714, TU737, EQ735
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Re: Letter came today from Citibank


@Meanmchine wrote:

Currently, my scores are in the bottom to mid 800s  Since like forever, I keep trying the Citi prequal site but I never got a match.

 

Got this letter in the mail today (Im typing it in because I dont have a scanner )

 

Hi MeanMchine,

 

You may still pre-qualify for a Citi card.

 

Due to an error on our systems, when you recently visited citicards.com to see if you pre-qualified for a new credit card, you may have incorrectly received a message stating you didnt qualify. We invite you to check again by re-entering your information at citicards.com. Please note we can't guarantee you'll be pre-qualified.

 

Your Citi Team

 

 

Citibank and CapitalOne are the only banks that never have prequalified me for any card. Ill give Citi a try again next month


Wasn't Citi the lender that was spitting out CLIs like nobody's business to someone on here about 2weeks ago? Maybe their system is still jacked up. Smiley Very Happy

GOALS: Garden til APR 2020 and 800 Club


SEP 2019: EX 791, TU 797, EQ 800
JUN 2019: EX 788, TU 794, EQ 779
DEC 2018: EX 777, TU 783, EQ 799

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@CreditInspired wrote:


Wasn't Citi the lender that was spitting out CLIs like nobody's business to someone on here about 2weeks ago? Maybe their system is still jacked up. Smiley Very Happy


Everybody hit the "luv" button fast & furious then!  (I fell for the pre-qual; got the I'm Sorry sos as usual)


"My Take Home Pay Don't Take Me Home"

Personal Credit: Synovus Tloc/Venture/Savor/Chrome gas&restaurant/Chrome Cashback/GoodSamsVisa/CareCredit/Lowes/HomeDepot
Business Credit: AmazonNet55/LowesPro/Staples/Spark
Inquiries: 8EXP, 4TU, 5EQ (most fall off by Nov 2021)
Scores: EXP714, TU737, EQ735
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I got 4 letters, too. One for each time I checked the prequal site before my last app. 


Barclays Aviator Red 4k
Citi AAdvantage Platinum Select 10.5k
Amazon Store Card 10k
Chase Freedom Unlimited 11.7k

Fico 8s as of 9/12/2019:







In the Garden Since: 08/28/19
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Citi pre-qual

Hello to the credit Gods/Goddess lol, I told my wife that's what I call people here who knows something about something. Anywho my question is has anyone ever tried Citi pre-qual and it comes back saying sorry we can't match you but then get a letter in the mail saying "Due to an error on our systems, you recently visited the Citi cards.com site you may have incorrectly received a message stating you didn't qualify, we invite you to check again?.
current scores








Gardening since 6/03/19
Cap1 Qs $400
Cap1 plat-$300 on steps
Citi secured-$300
Gettington-$500 about to be replaced by Amazon builder.
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@creditslug wrote:
Hm, that's interesting. I wonder if they just sent that message to anyone who checked prequal within a certain timeframe. My guess is yes since it says they can't guarantee anything. Did you try again, and if so did you qualify?

 

Im expecting a large FICO score bump on June 1st and June 8th.  Ill wait til then so they can see the new and improved me.

 




3/2016 EX 644 CK-TU 642 CK-EQ 660 WalMart- 671.
>08/2019 CCT EX 829 TU 848 EQ 837
Jack Webb: "That figures. Now let me see if I got the facts straight here. Cleaning woman Clara Clifford discovered your clean copper clappers kept in a closet were copped by Claude Cooper the kleptomaniac from Cleveland. Now, is that about it?"
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