• The TUGBBS forums are completely free and open to the public and exist as the absolute best place for owners to get help and advice about their timeshares for more than 30 years!

    Join Tens of Thousands of other Owners just like you here to get any and all Timeshare questions answered 24 hours a day!
  • TUG started 30 years ago in October 1993 as a group of regular Timeshare owners just like you!

    Read about our 30th anniversary: Happy 30th Birthday TUG!
  • TUG has a YouTube Channel to produce weekly short informative videos on popular Timeshare topics!

    Free memberships for every 50 subscribers!

    Visit TUG on Youtube!
  • TUG has now saved timeshare owners more than $21,000,000 dollars just by finding us in time to rescind a new Timeshare purchase! A truly incredible milestone!

    Read more here: TUG saves owners more than $21 Million dollars
  • Sign up to get the TUG Newsletter for free!

    60,000+ subscribing owners! A weekly recap of the best Timeshare resort reviews and the most popular topics discussed by owners!
  • Our official "end my sales presentation early" T-shirts are available again! Also come with the option for a free membership extension with purchase to offset the cost!

    All T-shirt options here!
  • A few of the most common links here on the forums for newbies and guests!

New owner wanting to borrow their own points

rdiamond62

newbie
Joined
Nov 19, 2011
Messages
23
Reaction score
10
Location
Delaware
Hi,

I very recently purchased an EOY Wyndham from Ebay and my points usage begins on 2013. I understand that as soon as the closing is complete, I will own this product even though the points are not posted to my account until 1/1/2013. Here is my question: after 1/1/12, am I able to borrow any of the allotted points available 2013 to book a resort during 2012?

Thanks for everyone's postings, thay have been a major help in understanding the WP system and have helped me very much.

Richard
 

bnoble

TUG Member
Joined
Nov 14, 2006
Messages
11,879
Reaction score
5,613
Location
The People's Republic of Ann Arbor
Yes, in two ways.

1: For an Express Window reservation (90 days or less) you may borrow from the future use year. Note that if you cancel this reservation, the points are returned into the *reservation's* Use Year as cancel points. You can use those to book reservations farther than 90 days out, as long as it is in the same use year as the original.

2: You may also place points into the Credit Pool, and the resultant credits are available for use for three years from that date. Again, any Pool Credit reservation that is canceled is returned to your account as cancel points in the reservation's use year. Cancel points may not be (re-)pooled.
 
Top