All articles tagged Preapproval (6)

2017 Guide: How to Get Pre-Approved & Pre-Qualify for Credit Cards

2017 Guide: How to Get Pre-Approved & Pre-Qualify for Credit Cards

Of all the nonsensical concepts in the world of consumer credit, perhaps one of the least intuitive is that it can actually harm your credit score when creditors pull your credit. I mean, the... read more »

Chase Pre-Approval (Pre-Qualify for a Credit Card + 5 Best Offers)

Chase Pre-Approval (Pre-Qualify for a Credit Card + 5 Best Offers)

In the crowded field of credit cards, the Chase family of cards stands out to many as containing some of the best rewards out there. Not only does Chase’s offering of cash back cards have... read more »

3 Steps to Credit One Pre-Approval (How to Pre-Qualify + 5 Top Offers)

3 Steps to Credit One Pre-Approval (How to Pre-Qualify + 5 Top Offers)

When companies check your credit report, there are two ways it can be done: through a hard inquiry, or a soft inquiry. A hard inquiry, or pull, generally involves a lender (or another party)... read more »

Discover Card Pre-Approval — (How to Pre-Qualify & 4 Best Offers)

Discover Card Pre-Approval — (How to Pre-Qualify & 4 Best Offers)

The modern era is a lovely place, full of technology and convenience. Vacuums run themselves, the sofa plugs in, and there are televisions in the refrigerators. With all this digitization,... read more »

Capital One® Pre-Approval Cards? – (4 Secrets to Pre-Qualifying)

Capital One® Pre-Approval Cards? – (4 Secrets to Pre-Qualifying)

On my 18th birthday, my mailbox became flooded with “pre-qualified” credit card offers from various issuers trying to get me to sign up for one of their cards. I didn’t necessarily... read more »

Are You Really Preapproved for Credit Cards in the Mail?

Are You Really Preapproved for Credit Cards in the Mail?

Many Americans open their mailboxes every day to find direct mail pieces informing them they are approved for certain credit cards. These preapproved credit card offers, also known as prescreened... read more »