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  1. eschjw

    New thread added to Ask DAE forum

    I have added a new thread to the above DAE sub forum concerning recent positive web site changes and requests for other improvements. Hopefully the improvements will continue and we can constructively lend our voices to the discussion.
  2. eschjw

    Availability Lists, other changes and areas of needed improvement

    There have been a few changes made to the DAE online site that are worth noting. Availability lists are a big plus if you are looking for a discounted rental within 60 days of check-in. It is well worth your time to explore if one is looking for a specific area and month. No fancy graphics...
  3. Egret1986

    RCI? DAE? Got this email today.

    We were sorry to see you go, but we'd like to introduce you to the newest addition to RCI's family of brands and an alternative vacation exchange option... Apparently, DAE is part of RCI now. "We were sorry to see you go.." I haven't left yet! Membership expires next year, but I'm currently...
  4. Newbievv78

    Vacation village@pkwy new owner deal or doomed?

    Hey there fellow tuggers! Recently the collector and I ( aka my ever so impulsive fiancée)purchased a vv@p 2 bed lock out unit in bldg 19: first floor: A/Cunit: perpetually deeded unit: red week #17: 92,500 rci points avail: August renewal: first use 2018: maint fee/taxes: $900 (2018paid by...
  5. K

    Interval International versus DAE

    We used to be II members many many years ago and then let it lapse and did rental pool for our timeshare in Australia (we live in Canada tho). More recently tho we have exchanged weeks through DAE but there isn’t a lot of choice there (or doesn’t seem to be) from what I remember through II. I...