Is BarclayCard Ring MasterCard just a gimmick or not?

Discuss anything related to interest rates & fees, like balance transfer offers, low rate cards, annual fees, etc.
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websteth
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Postby websteth » Sun Jul 15, 2012 8:06 pm

MemberSince99 wrote:One may not bother them. A bunch, may. Really YMMV but I've read accounts where people said opening a bunch of new accounts after a Barclay resulted in AA. I just wanted to try to get the word out so that people can be aware of this, and decide accordingly if it's worth the risk. I've read other stories of people opening new accounts and nothing happens, so it just really varies.


Thanks. Appreciate the heads up.
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Barclaycard US: iTunes Reward Visa, US Airways Premier World MasterCard
Chase: Sapphire Preferred Visa Signature, Freedom Visa
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Ratfacedudeguy
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Postby Ratfacedudeguy » Sun Jul 15, 2012 10:31 pm

Yes, good info there. I've officially been swayed not to apply for this card. My truckload of existing inquiries thank you for that.
Amex Green - NPSL - 05/12
Amex Zync - NPSL - 06/12
Discover it - $7750 - 11/12
Chase Sapphire Preferred Visa Signature - $5000 - 11/12
SECU Platinum Visa - $5000 - 08/08
Bank of America Cash Rewards Platinum Plus Visa - $3000 - 06/08
Citi Diamond Preferred Mastercard - $3000 - 05/12
GECRB Old Navy Visa - $2500 - 11/12
Chase Amazon Visa - $2000 - 11/12
Chase Freedom Visa - $2000 - 07/12
Citi Thank You Visa - $1000 - 06/12
Amex Blue Cash Everyday - $1000 - 01/13



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