"APPROVED!!!! Blown Away!"

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Written by: kforbes86 on 2010-04-02

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kforbes86's review: I have been re-building my credit for a couple years now. My scores are now in the middle to upper 600's, and have lots of inquaries. Recieved pre-approval and was very hesitant to apply, thinking I would be denied, since American Express requires very good credit scores to get any of theire cards. I just went to theire website and applied. Took what seemed like forever processing, and then said we are unable to complete your application at this time, we will be e-mailing you our decision. But just below that was a link that said click here to see your application status now. I clicked it, and at the top of the page, it said APPROVED. I almost fell over. This is the first prime card I have ever had, and I never even imagined I would get an AMEX card either.

7 Comments

Comment 1 by colonative
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-02

Congrats! I really like my Blue card and Amex's website is really user friendly.

Be sure to let us know what your credit line is when you get the card.
Comment 2 by misskim26
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-02

Congrads!!! Hopefully in the next year or so ill be able to obtain one
Comment 3 by wanderer
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-02

CONGRATS!!! My the credit guru's have your number. Awesome!
Comment 4 by jerica
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-02

Congratulations one day I hope I get a pre-approval letter like you for a regular credit card with American Express right now I just have the premier gold charge card. But I can still remember the feeling that you just experienced when you saw the Approval from Amex, I was in a shocked state too because my scores were not high and baddies on my EX report. Good Luck with your card and enjoy.
Comment 5 by joeyman
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-03

Damn! Everyone is getting all these AMEX cards that I want... I am really tempted to apply. *Nooo Joey don't do it!*
Comment 6 by meya
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-03

Way to go! Congrats on your first prime card.
Comment 7 by kiejon9
Re: APPROVED!!!! Blown Away! on 2010-04-18

Congrats
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