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A few weeks ago, I wrote a story about how my mom was denied for the Chase Sapphire Reserve card.
She had signed up in-branch just before the deadline expired to get the higher signup bonus of 100,000 Ultimate Rewards points. Her application went to pending but then a little bit later, she got the dreaded letter – your application has been denied due to too many accounts!
My mom was super bummed because they are planning a trip to Europe this summer and had been counting on the CSR to help pay for some of the hotels and other expenses on the trip.
Overturning 5/24 – my experience
First off – I had my mom pull her free credit report from Credit…