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Too late for RCI deposit for July 09?

Liz Wolf-Spada

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I've been meaning to deposit my 2009 Gaslamp week (July) and haven't done it. Finally decided to try going back to RCI, but I know I would have better trade power a year or more out. We haven't used RCI for a few years now. Will I lose a lot of trade power?
Thanks,
Liz
 

Jolson

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Hi Liz, I own at a So California resort a couple of blocks from the beach and I just recently deposited a July 2009 week with RCI. This week seems to have the same trade power as it always has even when compared to other weeks that I've deposited a little bit earlier. I've also deposited one of these summer weeks as late as December and didn't really notice any difference in the trade power.

IMHO, I think the summer weeks on the southern California coast are valued quite high by RCI as long it is weeks 25-33.

Also, my resort is a VRI managed resort like Gaslamp and I've gotten a couple of super trades in the 30 day priority window to other VRI managed resorts within RCI.

Good luck with your trade!
 

philemer

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Strong traders do fine with RCI when deposited "late". I've deposited as late as 6 months out & I still see great trades. Go for it.
 

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I have a July 09 summer beach week that I am not depositing until Dec 08

I asked the same question a while back. I am waiting until Dec. to see if direct trade, etc. comes thru 1st. Elaine
 
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