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How Does The DVC Waitlist Work?

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If you’re not the Type A, super organized traveler that plans their vacations a year in advance then you may at some point find yourself using the DVC Waitlist program. The DVC Waitlist is an extremely useful program for those of us who don’t have the time or discipline to plan for our vacations well […]

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How To Cancel / Change A DVC Reservation

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Planning and booking DVC vacations is what every member of Disney Vacation Club lives for. However, from time to time there does arise the unfortunate occasion in which one must cancel or change their well-planned, anxiously awaited Disney vacation. As a DVC member, if you find yourself in this unfortunate situation here is how to […]

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When To Take Advantage Of Extra Magic Hours 

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Extra Magic Hours sound great, they’re extra and they’re magic, what’s not to like? While Extra Magic Hours can be a terrific perk for guests staying onsite at one of Disney’s resorts or participating hotel locations, there are some situations when it might be best to avoid this perk. Here is an overview of when […]

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Are Premium Views At DVC Resorts Worth It?

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It’s time to book your DVC vacation, but now you’re tasked with deciding if you should book a Standard View room or one with a Premium View. Any DVC resort room you book will have a large window, patio or balcony, but depending on the view you choose you could be viewing a lake, theme […]

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As A DVC Member, Can I Buy Additional Points?

Once I’m A DVC Member, Can I Buy Additional Points?

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The short answer is yes, you absolutely can purchase additional points once you’re a DVC Member. Any DVC member, whether they originally purchased direct or resale, may purchase additional point contracts anytime in the future. If like many owners, you have found that after a few years of ownership your original point package is just […]

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Tips For Adding More DVC Points To A Small Contract

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You had good intentions, buy a small DVC contract and take one nice vacation to Disney each year, only to quickly realize that you want to travel more than you originally intended. Don’t feel bad. Disney has a magical way of bringing out the kid in all of us and unleashing our inner joy, which […]

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The Hidden Benefits Of Buying Stripped DVC Contracts

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Understandably, most potential resale buyers search for DVC contracts with a full allotment of points available for the current Use Year year. Some buyers may even be searching for contracts with extra points available. There are, however, a few great reasons why you may want to consider purchasing a stripped DVC contract, or one without […]

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Getting Groceries Delivered to Your DVC Resort

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One of the biggest benefits of staying at a DVC Resort is that your room comes equipped with a fully functional kitchen rendering it possible to whip up a few delicious meals while on vacation. Cooking even just a few meals can save precious time and money when traveling with a family. However, if you’re […]

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Is It Possible To Get Financing When Buying DVC Resale?

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The simple answer is YES! It is definitely possible to get financing when buying a DVC resale. So, if you haven’t quite saved enough to purchase that Disney Vacation Club contract you’ve been longing for, don’t let that stop you from enjoying years of DVC vacations and memories. While there are many financing options to […]

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Renting DVC Points: How To Stay At A Disney Property For A Discount Price

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With pricing of Disney hotels and tickets continuing to increase year after year, planning a trip to a Disney Resort can be quite costly, especially if you’re hoping to stay on property. Disney guests are often battling nightly rates of $500+ at some resorts so it’s no wonder that many guests over the years have […]

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