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    • Kavanne
    • By Kavanne 3rd Apr 09, 8:27 PM
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    • #2
    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:27 PM
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    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:27 PM
    Natwest student credit card has a maximum credit limit of £500 so you can't increase it.
    Kavanne
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  • John898
    • #3
    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:29 PM
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    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:29 PM
    Oh darn :/ I just thought you phoned up and asked or something. seems this is a special fixed card then
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    • Kavanne
    • By Kavanne 3rd Apr 09, 8:31 PM
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    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:31 PM
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    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:31 PM
    Yes it is....
    Kavanne
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    • cifpower
    • By cifpower 3rd Apr 09, 8:33 PM
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    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:33 PM
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    • 3rd Apr 09, 8:33 PM
    I think most student credit cards act this way


  • Innocent_Guy
    • #6
    • 5th Apr 09, 2:28 PM
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    • 5th Apr 09, 2:28 PM
    Hey, I got a Natwest Student Credit Card (£500) my first credit card im wondering how easy would it be to increase the limit, because I use my card to buy things and always pay it off in full (I've got a few thosand in Natwest savings and Isa)

    Thanks
    Originally posted by John898
    Hi There,

    My friend had a Natwest Student CC and he got periodic increases. he went from a start limit of £500 to £1200 limit at the end however he is ofter offered increases and kindly declines them.......
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    Credit Cards - [B]Barclaycard £2000 - Silver Card £1300 - Flybe £7500 - HSBC £1000 - First Direct £2500 First Direct Gold £3000
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  • firsttimestudent
    • #7
    • 5th Apr 09, 6:55 PM
    • #7
    • 5th Apr 09, 6:55 PM
    I used to have a Natwest Student Credit Card too, £350 limit, have been using it for years but they always refused to increase the limit, saying that "there is no facility to increase credit limits on student credit cards".

    However, a few months ago while paying in a cheque the counter staff aske me if I want to apply for a credit card. I asked am I recommended for? He said yes, led me to another room and completed the application, with £1200 limit.

    Maybe this is the way - get a standard Credit Card with Natwest?
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