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Video: When Should I Ask For a Higher Credit Limit?

Asking for an increase in your credit limit can feel like playing the lottery. But the answer is a simple one. You’ll want to ask for the increase at the moment that it seems most likely the answer will come back in your favor. When might that be? That will depend a bit more on what’s in your credit report when you make the ask.

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