In one call to a bank, I got the annual fee on one credit card card waived and obtained approval for a new credit card application!
I was sorry I canceled the SPG Business Amex, so I applied for it again.
Last year, I was approved for The Platinum Card from American Express for Ameriprise Financial clients. The terms were excellent – 25,000 Membership Reward points and no annual fee for the first year. This was a great deal because I received all of the benefits of the Platinum American Express card (such as lounge access, Global … Read More
A week ago, I set out the story of the trials and tribulations of my credit card application with Wells Fargo. Most fascinating to me was the fact that I was not alone – so many others had experienced comparable fiascos. Well, I am happy to report that a few days later, I did receive … Read More
Will Run For Miles, hereby affirms and states: 1. At the end of 2013, I was hearing a lot of buzz about a certain Visa card from WF. Normally, I apply for credit cards online, but on this day in question, I was near Union Square in Manhattan. I had gone to the Trader Joe’s … Read More
My Sister and I finishing the 1996 Philadelphia Marathon As I’ve said before, I’ve been fortunate to learn about and take advantage of some worthwhile credit cards promotions. Recently, Chase – which, in my opinion, has some of the best credit cards (i.e., such as the Sapphire Preferred Visa card and, its business counterpart, the … Read More