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Do Chase Business cards add to your 5/24 total?

Chase Business Cards 5/24

Unofficially, Chase doesn’t like to approve credit card applications where the applicant has opened 5 or more cards with any bank in the past 24 months.  This is known as the 5/24 Rule.  In the recent post, “How to count your 5/24 status,” I asked the question “Do Chase Business cards add to your 5/24 total?”  I wrote: Chase business cards do not appear on personal credit reports, but obviously Chase knows if you have…

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Business card advantages (and a straw man plan)

Chase Business Cards 5/24

I recently explained how signing up for certain business credit cards instead of personal cards could be a path to flying under Chase’s 5/24 rule*.  For those who regularly seek credit card signup bonuses, this approach can potentially have many benefits far beyond 5/24.  The idea is to focus most credit card signups on business cards that do not appear on your personal credit report, and signup for personal cards only occasionally. * Chase’s 5/24…

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Flying under 5/24

Flying under 5/24

In the post, “Breaking 5/24,” I described a number of ways in which it might be possible to get approved for Chase credit cards despite having signed up for 5 or more new cards in the past 24 months.  So far, reports of success have been mixed.  Another option, of course, is to stay under the limit.  Luckily, there appears to be a way to do so without giving up all of those great signup…

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