At what age did you obtain your first Amex Card?

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nismoZtuner
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At what age did you obtain your first Amex Card?

Postby nismoZtuner » Fri Aug 02, 2013 12:50 pm

like the title says "At what age did you obtain your first Amex Card? "

just bored and curious....

Me age 20
*Applied for the BCE-approved
* A month later applied for the PRG -approved as well...
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TCL-$19,800
Age-22


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Postby tigerhunt2011 » Fri Aug 02, 2013 1:14 pm

Got my first Authorized User (not in my name) American Express Business Platinum at 18. A year later, got approved for Premier Rewards Gold and Delta Skymiles Gold at 19 :) play your cards right :cool:

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AMEX Business Platinum AU-NPSL-07/11
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AMEX Biz DL SkyMiles Gold-04/13-->07/11
BofA Alaska Airlines Visa Classic-$2500-06/11
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Citi AA Visa-$2000-01/13
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Citi AA Platinum Select World Mastercard-$2500-04/13
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Postby AMEXPlatino86 » Fri Aug 02, 2013 1:45 pm

Was a late bloomer here. Got my regular Gold at 26 (upgraded a year later) and my Delta Gold at 27. Wish I had gotten it earlier but was in my whole me against the rich phase.
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Postby Snowman » Fri Aug 02, 2013 2:26 pm

I was 19 when I got my first AMEX, which is the PRG I currently have. Hopefully now that I'm 20, I'll qualify for the BCE (fingers crossed)
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Postby Paavo » Fri Aug 02, 2013 2:57 pm

Got mine at 36 years.

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Postby FastSRT8 » Fri Aug 02, 2013 2:59 pm

I was 18. Started with green....

Been a long time with Amex and the courtship is still on.
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Postby nismoZtuner » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:46 pm

Snowman wrote:I was 19 when I got my first AMEX, which is the PRG I currently have. Hopefully now that I'm 20, I'll qualify for the BCE (fingers crossed)


im really sure you do qualify now..

look at me:
5/27/2013 Amex Blue Cash CL $2k
6/24/2013 Amex Premier Gold Rewards...

that was about a month gap between cards!
TU 752 (+4) - [5/9/2014] CK 726 - [11/24/14] EX 725 - [11/20/14] EQ 710

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American Express Premier Rewards Gold [NPSL] I Marriott Rewards Premier [5k]

Chase Sapphire Preferred[7.3]

Inquires: TU(?) EX(?) EQ(?)

TCL-$19,800

Age-22

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Postby Z06Biker » Fri Aug 02, 2013 6:12 pm

AMEXPlatino86 wrote:Was a late bloomer here. Got my regular Gold at 26 (upgraded a year later) and my Delta Gold at 27. Wish I had gotten it earlier but was in my whole me against the rich phase.


Same here. Had no money as a teen, was as rebellious and low-life as it came in my early and mid-20's, got my sh!t together by late-20's and started earning money and all the totems that come along with it by 30.

"If you're not a rebel in your 20's you got no heart, if you ain't made it in your 30's you got no brains."
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Postby nismoZtuner » Fri Aug 02, 2013 6:15 pm

Z06Biker wrote:"If you're not a rebel in your 20's you got no heart, if you ain't made it in your 30's you got no brains."


Age 21, I don't see my self as a rebel >_<
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Inquires: TU(?) EX(?) EQ(?)

TCL-$19,800

Age-22

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Postby Z06Biker » Fri Aug 02, 2013 6:18 pm

Not yet.........
AMEX: PRG Gold, Business Simply Cash, Business Costco, BCE.
Chase: United MileagePlus Club, Sapphire Preferred, Amazon Rewards
Barclaycard Arrival World Mastercard
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