1, Report: #436720
Posted Date: Mar 23 2009
Advanta Bank Corp/Advanta Business Cards Skyrocketing interest rates, for no reason! Draper Utah
We have been customers of Advanta for over 12 years. Years ago, I emailed the co President when they jumped my rates and his frontmen reduced my APR to a good fee. Now they have upped my APRs from 9.99 to 18.5 & 31.5%. I can and will opt out if I get no response this time as this wi...
2, Report: #397558
Posted Date: Dec 04 2008
Advanta Business Cards Corp. Headquarters I've Filed my FDIC complaint - File yours so we can get these guys out of business Spring House Pennsylvania
My story is exactly like the ones written before me. Outrageous finance charges and shake-down tactics. I read in one of the complaints that only 200 more complaints are needed for justice to b done. Please do what I did - take action and make your complaint to the FDIC! L mo...
Categories: Credit Card Processing (ACH) Companies
3, Report: #368230
Posted Date: Aug 29 2008
Advanta Business Cards Closed account and reopened again with higher interest rate and lower credit limit. Salt Lake City Utah
I was looking for a credit card with a low fixed rate on balance transfers. Advanta fit the bill with a 2.99% interest rate for the life of the balance transfer. I contacted customer service center and was told to close my current account with a $15,000 credit limit and open a new a...
4, Report: #361489
Posted Date: Aug 11 2008
Advanta Business Cards Tripled interest rate without cause. Salt Lake City Utah
I received a small business credit card offer from Advanta with a 12% APR offer. Interest was a little high but as a new business I accepted the offer. I have had the account for approx. 2 years never a late payment always paid twice the minimum payment. Advanta increased my APR ...
5, Report: #354473
Posted Date: Jul 23 2008
Advanta Credit card company Salt Lake City Utah
I also was blind sighted by an astronomical APR on last months billing cycle. I have asked them to send me the disclosures and where I had agreed to a rate that could sprial into oblivian. Let's see if they send me the documents requested. I'm paying off the balance but I wonder ...
Categories: Credit Card Processing Companies
6, Report: #112114
Posted Date: Oct 08 2004
Advanta Business Cards - Advanta Bank Corp. gouging interest rates, liars, scammers, total rip off artists Salt Lake City Utah
I have been a customer of Advanta Business Cards for about 4 years now. At first the interest rates were 9.9% and over time they increased to 15%, last month I was at about 25% and I just got my statement today and it's at 30%. I closed my account last month with the intention of pa...
Categories: Corrupt Companies
7, Report: #11349
Posted Date: Jan 12 2002
ADVANTA BUSINESS CARDS GIVES THE $35.00 SCREW!!!
Most credit card companies now charge late fees. However, I suspect that ADVANTA BUSINESS CARDS is holding back payments that are mailed in a timely manner in order to charge the $35 late fee. I also have received my bill just days before it was due. ADVANTA, YOU MISSED ME ONCE AND...
8, Report: #1617
Posted Date: Mar 20 2000
ADVANTA BUSINESS CARDS Credit Card Company holds payments back, calls them
Most credit card companies now charge late fees. However, I suspect that ADVANTA is holding back payments that are mailed in a timely manner, in order to charge the $35 late fee. Bills that are paid 8 to 10 days in advance by US Postal service should arrive and be posted in plenty ...