You cannot pre-qualify for an Amazon Credit Card. Neither the Amazon Visa Credit Card nor the Amazon Store Card offers pre-qualification.
Chase issues the Amazon Visa Credit Card. Chase is known for pre-approving applicants who have at least good credit. And for many Chase cards, they will make the first move by mailing you an invitation to apply. However, in the case of the Amazon Credit Card, you will need to submit an actual application to find out if you qualify for the card.
You generally need good credit (i.e., a score above 700) to be eligible for approval, but issuers take far more than just an applicant’s credit score into account when making approval decisions. They consider your overall financial picture, including your income and existing debt obligations, so your credit rating can only be used as a guideline.… read full answer
Unfortunately there is no other way to upgrade, because the store card is issued by Synchrony Bank and the Rewards VISA is issued by Chase, so each issuer has their own criteria they use to grant approval. Hope this helps. Please let us know if you have any other questions.
I got approved for the Amazon Prime Visa Signature card a couple of days ago with a 626 Experian score. I have a 2% utilization and a $35 balance on my file when approved. I think what helped was that I don't have any debt obligations like a mortgage or rent. (19-year-old college student living with parents) 5 inquiries on my credit report counting the Chase inquiry for the card. If you’re in a similar situation it might be worth applying for. Still could be a longshot. Also, $30k annual income currently.… read full answer
The best credit cards for a 600 credit score are secured cards because they offer easy approval and are often much less expensive than unsecured credit cards for bad credit. Secured credit cards require a security deposit, and the card’s credit limit is equal to the amount of the deposit. This deposit is fully refundable when you close your account with a $0 balance. … read full answer
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