I'm happy to have found this site, and I look forward to learning as well as contributing my $0.07 worth (since 7 is my favorite number
Ever since taking off the Opt-out option on my credit report, I've been receiving a ton of pre-screened offers, including American Express. While I suspected that I might qualify, I never actually pulled the trigger until recently, because an acquaintance of mine & her husband have just had their latest film accepted for the Tribeca Film Festival.
So I gathered up my courage and applied for the Platinum Card. I seriously wasn't breathing when I clicked the submit button, but mere seconds later, not even 10 seconds, it said approved. That was around 12:01AM Thursday morning, and by Friday midafternoon, the card had arrived.
Soo... I'm looking here to see how people maximize their benefits, because I want to start enjoying life with my family more.