Why You May Not Get Approved for an Amex Card -- Even With an 800 Credit Score

Brittney Myers, The Motley Fool
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Why You May Not Get Approved for an Amex Card -- Even With an 800 Credit Score

One of the most annoying things about credit cards is that there's no hard-and-fast rule that dictates who gets approved for which products. Sure, a great credit score can go a long way toward getting you most cards, but not even an 800-plus score will guarantee you get approved for every one. This means any part of your credit history could influence their decision to approve your application -- or deny it.