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Prospective DVC Member Question and Answer Session with Nick Kauffman

Prospective DVC Member Question and Answer Session with Nick Kauffman

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Prospective DVC Member Question and Answer Session with Nick Kauffman
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Podcast listener Nick Kauffman sent an email with questions when researching DVC membership, home resort, and direct vs resale; rather than answer the questions via email, we agreed to record the session as podcast episode 291.

Boulder Ridge Deals, Poly ROFRs in April 2024 Market Update

Boulder Ridge Deals, Poly ROFRs in April 2024 Market Update

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Boulder Ridge Deals, Poly ROFRs in April 2024 Market Update
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Jodi from DVC Resale Market joins the show. Polynesian Buybacks Continue. Boulder Ridge has some great listings. Prices are still soft but we're seeing some rising prices at Grand Floridian and the Polynesian. Episode 290

Discovering the Charm of The Cabins at Disney's Fort Wilderness

Discovering the Charm of The Cabins at Disney's Fort Wilderness

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Discovering the Charm of The Cabins at Disney's Fort Wilderness
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Join us as we open the doors to the enchanting world of Disney Vacation Club properties with Christy Pudyk from Pack Your Pixie Dust and The DCL Podcast. They bring their unique perspective and joy to the Fort Wilderness cabins at Walt Disney World, sharing the allure of ‘glamping' in these rustic retreats and how they make the most of their stays despite the absence of specific amenities like in-unit washers and dryers. We also celebrate the pet-friendly nature of these accommodations and the vibrant festivities happening at Disney resorts. If you're looking to plan a memorable family getaway with your furry friends, you'll find a trove of insights and heartfelt stories in this discussion.

Tips for Paying Monthly DVC Dues with Credit & Gift Cards

Tips for Paying Monthly DVC Dues with Credit & Gift Cards

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Tips for Paying Monthly DVC Dues with Credit & Gift Cards
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Join us on our latest adventure, where we uncover the art of managing Disney Vacation Club (DVC) dues without breaking the bank. Listen in as Caleb and Chad share their savvy tips for maximizing their membership through gift cards and credit card rewards. Caleb Allison is one of our Facebook moderators and experts in stretching the DVC budget. He enlightens us on the nuances of monthly payments and accumulating rewards without the financial strain of a hefty annual payment. Whether you're looking to earn points on your credit card or find creative ways to reduce the cost of your DVC dues, this conversation is packed with insider knowledge that will help you keep the magic alive while maintaining a healthy wallet.

Decoding Disney Vacation Club's Rule of 4

Decoding Disney Vacation Club's Rule of 4

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Decoding Disney Vacation Club's Rule of 4
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Join us as we explore the lesser-known ‘rule of four' within Disney Vacation Club (DVC) policies, a topic surprised me despite my seven years of membership and five years of sharing DVC wisdom with fellow members. This mini-episode is packed with the kind of niche trivia that true DVC aficionados relish. Listen in as we unravel the intricacies of this rule, which affects only direct point purchases and its application to booking within the Disney collection (excluding Tokyo Disney Resort hotels). If you're curious about how to make the most of your points in the last eight months of your use year, or you're just a fan of the finer details of DVC membership, this is a conversation you won't want to miss.

Market Prices Stabilize Despite High Inventory

Market Prices Stabilize Despite High Inventory

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Market Prices Stabilize Despite High Inventory
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Join us as we welcome your home neighbors for a comprehensive DVC Market Recap Report with our esteemed guest, Linda Smith. Together, we examine the ins and outs of Disney Vacation Club resale, closely examining Disney's right of first refusal, current average sales prices, and the plethora of listings that define today's buyer's market. Discover why now might be the perfect time to invest in a slice of the magic as we dissect the latest trends and consider the shifting landscape of DVC ownership opportunities.

Tips for Using DVC Points in a Holding Account

Tips for Using DVC Points in a Holding Account

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Tips for Using DVC Points in a Holding Account
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Listen in as we unravel the complexities of Disney Vacation Club's holding accounts and arm you with strategies to make the most of these challenging situations. We'll explore the specific scenarios that lead to points landing in a holding account, such as late cancellations or modifications, and discuss the limitations imposed on these points, like booking restrictions and the inability to bank or borrow. I'll share invaluable insights and four clever tactics to help you use your points before they're gone, including the intriguing ‘DVC point shuffle.' It's a treasure trove of information essential for every DVC member looking to navigate their membership with finesse.

Member Interview: Kristi Biondo's DVC Journey

Member Interview: Kristi Biondo's DVC Journey

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Member Interview: Kristi Biondo's DVC Journey
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Join us on a magical journey as we welcome Christy Biondo, a true Disney aficionado, to share her enchanting evolution from college spring breaks to becoming a proud Disney Vacation Club (DVC) member. Listen in as Christy paints a vivid picture of her transition from value resorts to the luxury of deluxe accommodations, capturing the distinct atmosphere and culture at each tier. She offers invaluable insight into the decision to invest in DVC membership, especially highlighting the enticing benefit of her use-year timing, which effectively granted her double points. Whether you're a seasoned DVC member or considering taking the plunge, Christy's stories and tips are a treasure trove of information that can help you maximize your magical Disney experiences.

Villas at Disneyland Hotel Trip Report-1st Visit

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Villas at Disneyland Hotel Trip Report-1st Visit
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Ron Schammert joins the show to discuss purchasing Villas at Disneyland Hotel and his first trip home as a VDH Owner.

History of the Disneyland Hotel and DVC Tower with Jeff Barnes

History of the Disneyland Hotel and DVC Tower with Jeff Barnes

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History of the Disneyland Hotel and DVC Tower with Jeff Barnes
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Jeff Barnes, affectionately known as Dr. Disneyland, and Chad explore the captivating origins of the Disneyland Hotel. Together, we uncover the layers of history behind Walt Disney's ambitious vision that transformed a Southern California orange grove into the world-renowned theme park we know today. Our conversation sheds light on the initial hesitations and financial hurdles Walt encountered and the remarkable story of how, against all odds, the first hotel came to fruition, setting the stage for Disneyland's enduring success.

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