HARD SAME HUHU…
I have stayed off credit cards for most of my adult life, just because I don’t trust myself to be disciplined with my spending, yet I opened 2019 running paper errands because I need to open a credit account.
Why? The Italian Embassy “suggested” I should submit credit card statements if I want to reapply for a Schengen Visa.
Last November, the embassy denied my application for a Schengen Visa due to reasons such as that I have not sufficiently proven I have the financial means to fund my travel, and that I have not proven I will not overstay in their country.
The neighborhood in Bolsena, Italy, our home I have never seen because the Italian embassy denied me a visa.
That rejection was an immense frustration because only months before, the United States denied me a tourist visa over the vague reason that I do not satisfy requirements…
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