It is best to wait up to 6 months before applying again for a credit card you were rejected for.
However, there are some other factors that may have lead to rejection. Start by reading your adverse action notice, which generally specifies the reason for rejection. Once you know the reason, start improving on it.
Further, if your credit score was among one of the reasons for rejection, you are entitled to receive a free credit report within 60 days of rejection. Find out if there are any mistakes on the report, and report them to the credit bureaus.
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