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so they sit around and laugh when they do this?

Why do credit card companies preselect me for rejection?

 
jodi205

Asked by jodi205 at 3:27 PM on Mar. 23, 2009 in Just for Fun

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Answers (6)
  • Its a hopes up.. Then a BEAT DOWN!!!!!!!!!!

    Stupid credit cards..
    HottMamaRossx2

    Answer by HottMamaRossx2 at 3:51 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • ? I have never heard of this.
    timelessglass

    Answer by timelessglass at 3:27 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • Don't you hate that! I don't think they actually pre-screen anyone. On top of that getting denied for a credit card hurts your credit score I was told! It's an evil circle I tell ya!
    Xynyth

    Answer by Xynyth at 3:29 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • Well be happy. Credit cards can suck your soul out and make you so broke you can't even afford to feed your kids.
    lstrickland

    Answer by lstrickland at 3:38 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • they do the same thing to me. I gave up on them a long time ago!
    kristal2146

    Answer by kristal2146 at 3:40 PM on Mar. 23, 2009

  • they can't legally prescreen you. they have to have a ssn for you to do it.

    so when they say preapproved... it's just a lure to make you apply. no one knows until you give up a ssn and all your info.

    and it does hurt your score just to run a report... not just being rejected.
    emmetsmom09

    Answer by emmetsmom09 at 4:40 PM on Mar. 23, 2009