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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #75 on: June 28, 2012, 02:42:46 PM »
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After closing a card, how long do you need to wait before reapplying for the card again?

Did one after an hour. And a different one a day after. The later was an instant approval.

Which bank, Chase?

Yup.


Which card(s) with Chase?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #76 on: June 28, 2012, 02:44:38 PM »
Which card(s) with Chase?

United Explorer.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #77 on: June 28, 2012, 02:45:16 PM »
Is trading miles allowed on the forums? I have some Amex I need to swap for UR points.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #78 on: June 28, 2012, 02:53:15 PM »
United Explorer.

Have you closed/reapplied with other banks, Amex, etc.?  What was your experience?

Also, how many times have you closed/reapplied United Explorer cards?

My only successful churns of same cards have been Amex SPG Personal (same day close/reapply a couple years ago), Citi AA Amex & Visa (20 month wait), and Barclays USAir (12 month wait).


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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #79 on: June 28, 2012, 02:54:49 PM »
Have you closed/reapplied with other banks, Amex, etc.?  What was your experience?

Also, how many times have you closed/reapplied United Explorer cards?

My only successful churns of same cards have been Amex SPG Personal (same day close/reapply a couple years ago), Citi AA Amex & Visa (20 month wait), and Barclays USAir (12 month wait).

I've only done the United about 3/4 times.
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #80 on: July 02, 2012, 10:05:09 AM »
I am not sure if I can ask a question here - it seems only people with thousands of posts are asking ;)

I have read on the forums that after a while when you log into chase you don't see your closed cc.  How long does that take?  I closed a sw card in feb. and a SP in april and I still see both of them.
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Re: Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #81 on: July 02, 2012, 10:07:07 AM »
I am not sure if I can ask a question here - it seems only people with thousands of posts are asking ;)

I have read on the forums that after a while when you log into chase you don't see your closed cc.  How long does that take?  I closed a sw card in feb. and a SP in april and I still see both of them.
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You can hide them in your settings so you wont see them now.
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Re: Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #82 on: July 02, 2012, 10:07:39 AM »
You can hide them in your settings so you wont see them now.
but chase will still see them, no?

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Re: Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #83 on: July 02, 2012, 10:09:01 AM »
but chase will still see them, no?
How long until Chase doesn't see them?

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Re: Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #84 on: July 02, 2012, 10:24:26 AM »
How long until Chase doesn't see them?

Chase will see them for a long time I imagine. Are you looking to apply again for a card you previously had?
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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #85 on: July 02, 2012, 10:27:44 AM »
No.  New cards but I thought that it's better for them not see how many cards you closed recently.  Maybe I misunderstood what others wrote.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #86 on: July 02, 2012, 10:34:08 AM »
Thank you for your help!  See here
I believe they can see your closed cards for a few months. Just like when you log on to chase.

and here
They're not as strict as they say they are. They shouldn't see your closed account if it's been 30 days, and even if they can you can say that you thought it cannot be reopened after 30 days so you applied again.
No longer true?

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #87 on: July 02, 2012, 10:36:45 AM »
No.  New cards but I thought that it's better for them not see how many cards you closed recently.  Maybe I misunderstood what others wrote.


They see how many cards you've applied for and have closed down when checking your credit. And there are times when you are denied due to too many cards applied for recently.  But I don't think people get denied for closing accounts recently.

          I recently closed 2 United cards from an account and applied for a United card the next day. Was auto approved, called 5 minutes later and voila!

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #88 on: July 03, 2012, 06:28:59 PM »
I'm looking for sAAver award availibility on AA.com, in order to see if there would be availibility to book on BA.com with BA miles.

When searching, I just search for a paid ticket and look for sAAver availibility?

If yes, which catagory is sAAver, "super saver economy", or "saver economy" ?

Thank you

P.s. I'm not providing dates bec at this time i'm unsure which day i'm going to book.

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Re: Questions and Help for BEGINNERS!
« Reply #89 on: July 03, 2012, 06:53:17 PM »
I'm looking for sAAver award availibility on AA.com, in order to see if there would be availibility to book on BA.com with BA miles.

When searching, I just search for a paid ticket and look for sAAver availibility?

If yes, which catagory is sAAver, "super saver economy", or "saver economy" ?

Thank you

P.s. I'm not providing dates bec at this time i'm unsure which day i'm going to book.
u have to look for an award ticket not money. on the main page check the box under round trip/one way that says redeem aadvantage miles