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Postby Crashem » Tue Apr 24, 2012 12:38 am

Yes AGP. It looks like it. Also, they will pull Equifax or TU.
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Postby bisbicos » Tue Apr 24, 2012 12:55 am

Sounds like fkfcu is an awesome card
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Postby Crashem » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:52 am

It is, but if I remember correctly even though all can qualify through joining acc, they don't like members outside of Kentucky. That might have changed. I would make sure they know you are outside Kentucky before joining to see if they changed that policy. Because you might need to take inquiry to just join the credit union. So call and ask first
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Postby agp » Tue Apr 24, 2012 6:59 pm

Just applied earlier today. How long should I expect to wait before getting a decision from them?

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Postby JCarter » Tue Apr 24, 2012 8:35 pm

agp wrote:Just applied earlier today. How long should I expect to wait before getting a decision from them?


Unsure, give them a ring and ask?

Correct on PenFed, but there is a work around if you get the Platinum Rewards vs the Cash Rewards. Transfer points to cash whenever you're wanting to (or gift cards).

I use my PenFed card ONLY for gas, so I did not know of the .25% on other purchases.

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Postby agp » Tue Apr 24, 2012 9:05 pm

I'm going to wait a few days and if I don't hear back from them I will give them a call and see. They have been prompt with email responses, so I would guess that they will contact me as soon as they decide/if they have questions.

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Postby Crashem » Tue Apr 24, 2012 10:20 pm

Did you verify that they are friendly to those outside kentucky
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Postby agp » Tue Apr 24, 2012 11:20 pm

Yes, they do accept non-KY residents to their CU. Just checked their website and my credit card app says it's pending.

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Postby Crashem » Wed Apr 25, 2012 12:15 am

I know they accept out of Kentucky but read on other thread how they started finding any reasons to not give non Kentucky residents credit cards
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Postby agp » Wed Apr 25, 2012 7:08 am

I hope they will be less strict with Army employees. Fingers crossed!

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