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Is it possible that the all three credit bureaus were consulted? This often happens. I am aware that Equifax lists your profession.

The letter said that Experian was consulted, they didn't talk about the other two.

If your increase in income also included a promotion, maybe they are basing their assessment with respect to your income on your previous position. Just a thought.

It involved a job change. The problem is, the FirstUSA rep doesn't know what exact criteria were applied, and they don't want to give me a line to the credit dept either :-(
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