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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #75 on: November 28, 2011, 10:30:02 AM »
Just beware that sometimes with a 3BM they approve you for a card you prefer less, and you have a harder time getting approved for the card you prefer more.

Yeah, I know there is that risk, but with 4 approvals already, the odds I'm getting approved automagically for any Chase card is about, hmm, 0% ;)
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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #76 on: November 28, 2011, 10:31:43 AM »
Yeah, I know there is that risk, but with 4 approvals already, the odds I'm getting approved automagically for any Chase card is about, hmm, 0% ;)

Y'never know...

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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #77 on: November 28, 2011, 10:35:13 AM »
Y'never know...

Wouldn't recon be able to switch the approval in the worse case scenario?
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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #78 on: November 28, 2011, 10:37:13 AM »
Wouldn't recon be able to switch the approval in the worse case scenario?

I've heard of people having issues with that. Paging myb821 (( think he's had a similar experience recently IIRC).

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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #79 on: November 28, 2011, 10:41:49 AM »
I've heard of people having issues with that. Paging myb821 (( think he's had a similar experience recently IIRC).

I'm sure it's not as easy as not being automagically approved, but I don't see why it couldn't be done.

In my particular case, though, I'd take the risk that I'm not gonna be automagically approved for ANY :P
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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #80 on: November 28, 2011, 10:46:15 AM »
automagically

I like. Sounds like the other one I learned recently (from CholentFresser) sloozed :)

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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #81 on: November 28, 2011, 10:48:14 AM »
I like. Sounds like the other one I learned recently (from CholentFresser) sloozed :)

Ha, snooze you lose?

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Re: Should I use all of my credit cards at least once a month?
« Reply #82 on: November 28, 2011, 10:48:59 AM »
Ha, snooze you lose?

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