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AMEX Business Plat

AMEX Business Plat

  1. Wesley C

    Hello All!

    Hope today everyone finds amazing deal online…I just have a quick question regarding applying for the AMEX Business Plat.

    So I applied and got pending and eventually rejected, but on the flip side, I got asked to upgrade my current AMEX Business Gold. What is the chance for me to call in and ask if I can re-apply again? Or upgrading and applying are two different process and standards involved?

    Thanks a bunch!

    Wesley

  2. David W

    DId they say why you were rejected though?

    I think upgrading and applying for new cards is separate since you’re not really adding credit by upgrading whereas you would be with a new card.

    I’d wait 6 months to reapply since AMEX will ask you if you were recently rejected.

  3. Gaurav

    Yes they are separate processes as David mentions. There usually isn’t a hard pull for an upgrade either. On the flip side you’re usually not going to get as large of a bonus if you upgrade. I’m also curious. What did they say when you called in?

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