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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #45 on: July 07, 2010, 09:21:40 PM »
I have a question. My wife signed up for the personal card last year, and she was now approved for the business card. Is there a chance that they won't give the bonus?
Personal and Business are separate from each other. You can get a bonus for each "L'katchila"

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #46 on: July 07, 2010, 09:21:52 PM »
I just got an email saying I was approved for this card and it will come in the mail in 7-10 business days. I wonder what the criteria for getting the card delivered via UPS is.

Now I'm crossing my fingers hoping I get the 30,000 starpoint bonus.

Just received mine UPS (personal card). Biz card still pending approval

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #47 on: July 07, 2010, 09:53:27 PM »
Can anyone who has managed to get an spg sign up bonus more than once answer this?

When you log in to see ur account  online, does it show on top "member since 2010"? or does it show "member since X", where X is the year you got your first amex card.

I just signed my wife up for another card and when i log into the new account using a new login user ID, it shows "member since 2008" which was the first year she ever had an amex card

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #48 on: July 07, 2010, 10:07:52 PM »
Personal and Business are separate from each other. You can get a bonus for each "L'katchila"
And would it be a problem if the points go into the same SPG account?

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #49 on: July 07, 2010, 10:45:34 PM »
And would it be a problem if the points go into the same SPG account?
Nope, no problem at all, both my wife and myself signed up for both personal and Biz linked to the same spg account (1 for her and 1 for myself) and all points posted to the accounts without a problem. This was when we first signed up back in 2008 but nothing changed since then as far as I am aware of.

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #50 on: July 07, 2010, 10:54:36 PM »
Thanks!

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #51 on: July 08, 2010, 02:15:41 PM »
Did this end up expiring or is it still available?

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #52 on: July 08, 2010, 02:33:10 PM »
Did this end up expiring or is it still available?

Did you try clicking the link? It still says "Offer expires 7/6/10. "

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #53 on: July 08, 2010, 03:37:32 PM »
I figured I'd share my experience...

Applied for a personal card for my wife and was approved on the spot, they even gave me the full credit card number, expiration etc.
The page stated that I have a temporary limit of $1500 to use ONLY on SPG products until my card arrives in the mail, and once it arrives, I will have the real credit limit for any kind of purchase.

Anyone else have this?
Thoughts?
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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #54 on: July 08, 2010, 03:38:42 PM »
By the way, I havent seen even ONE clear answer on this thread wether someone who is an additional user on somene else's account could get the bonus or not...
Anyone?
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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #55 on: July 08, 2010, 03:44:19 PM »
By the way, I havent seen even ONE clear answer on this thread wether someone who is an additional user on somene else's account could get the bonus or not...
Anyone?
The answer is yes.
Additional user is basically just an authorized user on the account. You can make your dog an additional on your card if you want, obviously it would be harder to sign a dog up as a new cardmember....

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #56 on: July 08, 2010, 03:56:22 PM »
I figured I'd share my experience...

Applied for a personal card for my wife and was approved on the spot, they even gave me the full credit card number, expiration etc.
The page stated that I have a temporary limit of $1500 to use ONLY on SPG products until my card arrives in the mail, and once it arrives, I will have the real credit limit for any kind of purchase.

Anyone else have this?
Thoughts?


yes got the same. Applied on 7/1/10. got the card on 7/7/10 UPS.

Applied for Biz card as well on 7/1/10. Was pending until yesterday when i was it was approved on the Amex app status site: https://www201.americanexpress.com/eaol/statuscheck/welcome.jsp

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #57 on: July 08, 2010, 04:26:34 PM »
Is this deal Dead??? Is there a a way to still do it?

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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #58 on: July 08, 2010, 06:37:43 PM »
yes got the same. Applied on 7/1/10. got the card on 7/7/10 UPS.

Applied for Biz card as well on 7/1/10. Was pending until yesterday when i was it was approved on the Amex app status site: https://www201.americanexpress.com/eaol/statuscheck/welcome.jsp

Is that necessarily a good/bad sign...? Like getting a higher CL or something. Is it a sign of good or bad credit?
How do they decide who to give the temporary CL on SPG prod. and who not?

How much temporary CL did they give u?
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Re: spg 30000 point bonus
« Reply #59 on: July 08, 2010, 06:56:59 PM »
signed up (business) & got approved, my wife got declined (allso business) & it said b/c of Experian. I checked the Experian report & it says my wife has 0 possible problems. What's pshat???
i wish i knew what i was doing...