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JeanGrey Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-30-09 08:32 PM
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44. I doubt this entire story, frankly.
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  -GA man's credit line & score lowered because he shopped at Wal-Mart ecstatic  Jan-29-09 05:27 PM   #0 
  - ANOTHER reason not to shop at Walmart  Canuckistanian   Jan-29-09 05:29 PM   #1 
  - k/r  votesomemore   Jan-29-09 05:32 PM   #2 
  - "penalized for every little thing"  Boojatta   Jan-29-09 06:25 PM   #11 
  - Amex has been known for doing this  customerserviceguy   Jan-29-09 05:32 PM   #3 
  - We have American Express and they have never lowered  JeanGrey   Jan-29-09 06:50 PM   #15 
  - Maybe there's also an element of zip code profiling mixed in  ecstatic   Jan-29-09 08:58 PM   #26 
     - I doubt this entire story, frankly.  JeanGrey   Jan-30-09 08:32 PM   #44 
  - I've had an Amex blue for many years.  alittlelark   Jan-29-09 09:49 PM   #31 
  - Is it Fascism yet? n/t  NutmegYankee   Jan-29-09 05:32 PM   #4 
  - I got the very same letter. Then about two months later I got  aquamarina   Jan-29-09 05:33 PM   #5 
  - I'm glad I never bothered to get AmEx  ecstatic   Jan-29-09 05:48 PM   #8 
     - The green AmEx cards are nothing like the blue cards  Lorien   Jan-29-09 11:15 PM   #35 
        - My AMEX is indispensable and mandatory.  onager   Jan-30-09 12:53 AM   #39 
  - and if you eat at greasy spoons they'll use that against ya too  Skittles   Jan-29-09 05:33 PM   #6 
  - Look for Hotdog stands to change their name to Caviar Catering  SoCalDem   Jan-29-09 05:48 PM   #7 
  - In general, a disgusting practice by AmEx.  damntexdem   Jan-29-09 05:50 PM   #9 
  - They're not targeting Wal-Mart  Chulanowa   Jan-29-09 11:09 PM   #34 
  - Does American Express provide a complete list of establishments  Boojatta   Jan-29-09 06:18 PM   #10 
  - I've heard that some cc companies are also  liberalhistorian   Jan-29-09 06:33 PM   #12 
  - Amazing. They are shooting themselves in the foot! nt  ecstatic   Jan-29-09 06:41 PM   #14 
  - That's what I'm saying.  votesomemore   Jan-29-09 06:54 PM   #16 
  - Well, auto insurance companies have made FICO into god  customerserviceguy   Jan-29-09 10:51 PM   #32 
  - You need a better Credit Card provider.  Tesha   Jan-30-09 06:01 PM   #43 
  - Gee AMEX! At least give us a list of stores you consider good and stores  muntrv   Jan-29-09 06:38 PM   #13 
  - It is PAST time to use pre-paid credit cards and cash.  dixiegrrrrl   Jan-29-09 07:03 PM   #17 
  - Newcreditrules.com has a partial, potential listing of stores. Brace yourselves...  DRoseDARs   Jan-29-09 07:12 PM   #18 
  - I think I see where they're coming from...  jmowreader   Jan-29-09 07:34 PM   #19 
  - CC companies hate people who pay off their balances each month  MrScorpio   Jan-29-09 07:40 PM   #20 
  - You are correct. CC companies prefer people who can't pay their  Raineyb   Jan-30-09 12:12 AM   #38 
  - From Johnson's company's About Us page:  DRoseDARs   Jan-29-09 07:48 PM   #22 
  - I think he was trying to take advantage of their so called incentives  ecstatic   Jan-29-09 08:55 PM   #24 
  - why not charge fast food?  renate   Jan-30-09 02:45 AM   #41 
  - Wow. I didn't even go to his site  ecstatic   Jan-29-09 08:53 PM   #23 
  - Air Jamaica?  Raineyb   Jan-30-09 12:06 AM   #36 
  - Wake up people, time to go to a cash basis,  MadHound   Jan-29-09 07:44 PM   #21 
  - I wish I could but you just never know when an emergency might strike  ecstatic   Jan-29-09 08:56 PM   #25 
  - That is vile. nt  TooRaLoo   Jan-29-09 09:00 PM   #27 
  - Buy the new AC/DC album, trash your credit rating  KamaAina   Jan-29-09 09:08 PM   #28 
  - I think they are out of money  Alcibiades   Jan-29-09 09:21 PM   #29 
  - If most everyone turns to cash instead of credit a lot of income won't be reported  kiranon   Jan-29-09 09:32 PM   #30 
  - This has to be a recent development  tcfrogs   Jan-29-09 11:01 PM   #33 
  - (shrug) If you don't like what AmEx is selling you, then don't buy it.  BlooInBloo   Jan-30-09 12:08 AM   #37 
  - It's not his money, if he does not like it don't use the card. n/t  Sanctified   Jan-30-09 02:34 AM   #40 
     - I'm sure he wouldn't have used the card had he known about the policy  ecstatic   Jan-30-09 10:17 AM   #42 
 

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