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    Starting the Ovation process now. Thank you TUGBBS

    Due to an upcoming divorce and our associated discussion around our Wyndham Grand Desert 154,000 points, we decided that we wanted to divest ourselves of this "asset". Thank you to everyone here who have shared their experiences and knowledge. We have decided to try Ovation for our exit from...
  2. S

    Using Ovation with resale points....

    Does anyone happen to know whether you can use the Wyndham Ovation system to turn in points that you purchased off the resale market? Does it matter if it's deeded or CWA?
  3. G

    Wyndham Ovation

    This program was perfect for what we wanted to do. We have not used our timeshare in years and were just paying fees and dues each year of over $700. We just wanted out. The transaction was easy. I called them, gave them my member number and we made a deal over the phone. The entire...
  4. charlja

    Pool points LOST!!! Wyndham Ovation Transfer to hiers

    I am livid. In January, before all of the Wyndham rule changes, I had pooled my 2018 points. I then decided in April to research the Ovations Tribute program, to transfer my VIP ownership to my two daughters and husband. I asked lots of questions via phone calls. I made notes. I was told...
  5. P

    Broken Wyndham reservation system for Ovation member

    I have been trying to make a reservation in 2018 for over a week without success. The message is that I do not have enough points. I have called Wyndham several times and they acknowledge the problem but do nothing to fix it. I had specific plans and am concerned that I will not be able to get...