Announcement

Collapse

Your Assistance Please

We need your help to battle spammers and also to keep our community user friendly.
PLEASE BE KIND TO OTHERS - Refrain from personal attacks. Avoid politics and harsh language whenever possible. If someone is violating our simple rules, DO NOT confront them, simply report the post.
STOP SPAMMERS - Report the post. DO NOT respond to them.

2017 is a year of renewal for us, we have lots of exciting changes on the way for you, but we don't have time to deal with trolls and spammers. If you find yourself suspended and need to plead your case, you will need to do so after your suspension. We are happy to address your concerns if you made a simple mistake. However, please note that those with a history of bad behavior and pushing our rules to the limit will not be given the courtesy of a reply.

MiceChat offers a number of ways for you to communicate and get involved. We offer Facebook Groups and Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts. We have a front page filled with amazing content. We offer weekly meetups in the parks. Meets and events all over the world. Podcasts and videos. And we continue to maintain forums for your posting convenience. But with all those options, we can't be everywhere all the time. We need YOUR help. Please don't poke the trolls. Report posts and leave reputation. We'll do our best to keep the forums clean and active, but we can't do so without your help.

Thank you for your support folks, it's going to be a really fantastic year in the MiceChat world.
See more
See less

Buying a small resale contract now to start?

Collapse

Ad Widget

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Buying a small resale contract now to start?

    Hi all,
    Pondering DVC and crunching numbers... wondering if anyone has thoughts on possibly buying a small resale contract now to try things out and see if it works for us, then considering add-ons later if we like it. Was thinking around 50 points at AKV with the idea that we'd go at most every other year, so that would get us a week in a value or standard studio during magic or dream season. Or more if we did every 3 years. The change in resale rules coming on 3/20 is confusing, though; is it better to save some of the upfront costs by buying resale *now* so the points have maximum flexibility, say if we bought add-ons later (direct from Disney I guess)-- otherwise what happens-- you could have two "classes" of points mixed in your membership? Which I guess is only an issue for those non-DVC uses, which we may not use-- but the prospect of using them for a cruise is not one I'd want to eliminate even if it isn't the best use of points. This is all very confusing... and I am still not sure if the pros outweigh the cons. There will probably always be competition (free dining, discounts, etc.) for those paying cash, but once they've got your money for DVC, do they cast you aside and take you for granted?

Ad Widget

Collapse
Working...
X