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  1. Clifbell

    Timeshare Traveler Episode 130... Extending A Trip with Timeshares

    Have you ever been on a vacation and wanted to extend it? And actually make it work with the rest of your life? I am one of those lucky people who could make it work.... But then, How do you actually extend the trip? In this Video, I will show you how to do it.... My first step was booking...
  2. Clifbell

    Timeshare Traveler Episode 103...What to do with 600K Hilton Honors Points

    As a timeshare owner, I have relationships with the hotel companies that are related to those timeshares. As a result, I (and most timeshare owners) end up with hotel points. So, the question arrises about what can we do with those additional hotel points. In my case, I prefer to use these...
  3. Clifbell

    Timeshare traveler episode 45... Staying in Timeshares with Hotel Points

    The reason I created this video was to provide people with an idea on how you can learn if you might like to be an owner of a timeshare. The best way is to stay in one. And by using your hotel points, you won't have to get involved with the timeshare marketing groups. Timeshare accommodations...
  4. prajora

    HGVC - point conversion to Hilton Honors or RCI

    Hi, I am relatively new to the HGVC ownership. My question is what are the best choices for HGVC point conversion if they will expire say end of year and you may not be able to use them: 1. Extend HGVC point by paying fee. 2. Convert to Hilton Honors- don’t expire but don’t give lot of...