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RCI Vacation Protection = explain


TUG Member
Oct 22, 2011
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ok I bought it
Just cancelled the confirmed week
Got back my TP of 13
My original payment was 189 but only got back on the screen 179

***** ok I called and got the other 10 dollars

Why? 10 dollars less

Nothing shows in my balance

Where do I see my balance?

Ok I put one on Hold, for 7

Want to confirm but want to make sure the money comes out of the balance.

where or what is the six month part of this?
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Tug Review Crew: Rookie
TUG Member
Jun 11, 2005
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on the confirmation screen on the right, you will see the credit. It will come out of the credit balance when you confirm. If it doesn't, call RCI.

You have 6 months to use the credit from the time you cancelled the week.


TUG Review Crew: Veteran
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Jan 24, 2007
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West Palm Beach FL
That happened to me too - cancelled an exchange that had insurance on it and only got back $179, not the $189. I called and after a brief go-around with the rep got the $10 too.

I hate crap like this. It's systemic theft to my mind. How many people do not catch the shortage of the $10? It's easy to miss as the exchange fee changed and it's easy to think "oh, I must have done this before the fee increase". They can spend time and money 'upgrading the system' every weekend but can't catch a 'mis-program' that steals $10 from every cancellation?? Huh-uh.