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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-27-01, 01:22 PM Thread Starter
 
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Help me figure out a mystery

I go to get the mail, and I notice something from the Diamond Center. For all you who dont know what that it is, its a jewlery store. Anyhow, I get a store credit card which I never applied for. Will this hurt my credit in any way, even if I never use it? Im boggled why I got this card. Ive never even set foot in that place.


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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-27-01, 01:24 PM
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Lightbulb Hmmm...

It won't hurt your credit if you don't use it. I'm sure that you have to activate it first:) You shouldn't have recieved a card that you have not applied for tho...

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post #3 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-27-01, 01:30 PM
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ehh I got credit cards from companies who declined my application before, but never somewhere I never applied.

Sounds like your personal information may be unclassified
 
post #4 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-27-01, 01:35 PM
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Cut it up and throw it out.. it won't affect your credit in any way.

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I already cut the thing up...and besides, I hate expensive jewlery (I can see the guys' eyes opening wide)....I hate diamonds and rubys and the such. Not my thang.

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if u never use it .. it cant hurt you.. unless it has an annual fee for use.. just close the account.. i just sent u some diamonds for fixing my text name.. :dead: :crazy1:

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Use it and then be like "I never applied for that card, someone has stolen my identity" Get some cool stuff for free!!! j/k :MUha:
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Shred it and pitch it. You won't miss the outrageous interest rates that they wish to gouge you with.

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post #9 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-27-01, 07:53 PM
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I have heard that having a credit card and not using it can be bad...dunno why....

However, I would find out why they sent you an actual credit card when you did not authorize them to do so.

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post #10 of 12 (permalink) Old 11-27-01, 08:07 PM
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Nylie, do you have other Credit Cards or other bills ? If so, the company may have bought info from one of them. Especially if you pay your bills on time, you'd be at the top of the list.

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