So im working on building my credit....ive never owned a credit card up until last year when i started to work on my credit report due to wanting to purchase a home. So while ive been working my hardest to improve my score I got approved for a credit card for VS for $350.00 I was soooo excited I ran over to ny sisters to just tell her about it and what was her reaction? Yeah I got approved a month after my bankruptcy for 500.00 limit!!
So she and her husband both filed for Bankruptcy within the last year and literally within months after have gotten approved for a car loan, and credit cards and their scores are higher then mine!! I just feel its crazy that they are getting approved left and right here i am just trying really hard to get to where i need to be....oh well at least Ill know the hard work im putting into it and making sure I dont mess it up so I dont have to go thru this again!
Well congrats to you on your VS card!!!! Don't fret it, keep working on that CR!
Starting Score: 504 July 2013 score: EQ FICO 819, TU08 778, EX "806 lender pull 07/26/2013 Goal Score: All Scores 760+, Newest goal 800+ Take the myFICO Fitness Challenge Current scores after adding $81K in CLs and 2 new cars since July 2013 EQ:809 TU 777 EX 790 Now it's just garden time!
June 2017 update: All scores over 820, just pure gardening now.