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Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting December 9, 2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,278
Posted By Pit
Just don't let yourself imagine that you will...

Just don't let yourself imagine that you will ever see your money again. If you ever want/need to resell it, you will recover pennies on the dollar. If your perfectly ok with that outcome, no one...
Forum: All Other Timeshare Systems December 7, 2011, 09:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,730
Posted By Pit
Don't throw good money after bad. Forget about...

Don't throw good money after bad. Forget about the upgrade and shop around for resale points, if you want more points.
Forum: TUG Lounge November 24, 2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,647
Posted By Pit
Hate to burst your bubble, but TUG doesn't...

Hate to burst your bubble, but TUG doesn't determine the market price of timeshares. And raising prices, will not increase demand.



By making lots of sales and charging on the back-end for a...
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting November 24, 2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,414
Posted By Pit
They could always be politicians, if the sales...

They could always be politicians, if the sales gig doesn't work out.
Forum: US - Western November 22, 2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 23,395
Posted By Pit
From that statement, it is not clear what role...

From that statement, it is not clear what role Westgage will have, if any, regarding the existing owners.
Forum: US - Central November 22, 2011, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,732
Posted By Pit
I wouldn't make plans to vacation here. The...

I wouldn't make plans to vacation here. The future of the VOA is in doubt, as the ownership is voting on disolving the timeshare entity and selling off the assets.
Forum: Disney Vacation Club - DVC November 21, 2011, 09:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,879
Posted By Pit
Only partially fixed. While we can now see...

Only partially fixed. While we can now see results from DVxx resorts, the search results do not always match what is available when you try to book.
Forum: TUG Lounge November 17, 2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 773
Posted By Pit
Go to the manufacturers web site and...

Go to the manufacturers web site and search/download the diagnostic software for your PC. You can usually troubleshoot hardware failures with the manufacturers diagnostic software.
Forum: Travel Info November 13, 2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,307
Posted By Pit
Great idea for a web service... hope you are...

Great idea for a web service... hope you are successful.

However, I think you missed the point of dioxide's suggestion. Instead of auto-switching or waiting for email confirmation from the user...
Forum: US - Hawaii October 23, 2011, 01:31 AM
Replies: 333
Views: 41,680
Posted By Pit
There is also Hawaii's non-profit corp law. Note...

There is also Hawaii's non-profit corp law. Note that the corporation is not required to distribute the information to association members, only to make it available for inspection/copying. Some...
Forum: US - Western October 22, 2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 719
Posted By Pit
What was your impression of Sweetwater? Just...

What was your impression of Sweetwater? Just curious.
Forum: Hilton / HGVC September 22, 2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,794
Posted By Pit
Wishful thinking.

Wishful thinking.
Forum: US - Central September 17, 2011, 11:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By Pit
For fine dining, I suggest the Gasthaus...

For fine dining, I suggest the Gasthaus (German)...
http://www.weissgerbers.com/gasthaus/

Lake Park Bistro (French)...
http://www.lakeparkbistro.com/

5 O'clock for Steaks... (not a great...
Forum: Bargain Deals August 18, 2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,689
Posted By Pit
There are several for sale on ebay; new listings...

There are several for sale on ebay; new listings every week.
Forum: US - Western August 18, 2011, 10:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,433
Posted By Pit
Park City is the place to be.

Park City is the place to be.
Forum: TUG Lounge August 8, 2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,233
Posted By Pit
Earnings have been stellar and should continue to...

Earnings have been stellar and should continue to be strong for awhile (at least two more quarters). I think there will be good buys between now and earnings season. In my opinion we will be higher...
Forum: Exchanging August 8, 2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,554
Posted By Pit
I have never seen a week in Points inventory...

I have never seen a week in Points inventory discounted. That's an interesting nugget.
Forum: Exchanging August 8, 2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,554
Posted By Pit
Somwhere, a long time ago, I read the official...

Somwhere, a long time ago, I read the official rule on Instant Exchange. I can't recall if it was in the RCI T&Cs, on the RCI web site, or here on TUG when Madge was around.

I don't recall the...
Forum: Exchanging August 8, 2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,008
Posted By Pit
I saw that too and tried to confirm one of the...

I saw that too and tried to confirm one of the weeks. Unfortunately, its yet another example of RCI IT incompetence. They show the inventory online, but they don't let you confirm it.
Forum: Exchanging July 25, 2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,554
Posted By Pit
It's a regional thing, and values are either...

It's a regional thing, and values are either 6500, 7500, or 9000. Just go online and look at the last minute inventory for whatever area you're interested in.
Forum: TUG Lounge July 16, 2011, 11:13 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,758
Posted By Pit
Use this together with Google Voice for totally...

Use this together with Google Voice for totally free VoIP.

http://www.amazon.com/OBi110-Service-Bridge-Telephone-Adapter/dp/B0045RMEPI/ref=pd_cp_e_1
Forum: TUG Lounge July 16, 2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,758
Posted By Pit
This is a good option if you have an unlimited...

This is a good option if you have an unlimited data plan or have a WiFi connection from your phone. In either case, there is no added cost to use Skype.

I use Skype from a laptop. For $3/month,...
Forum: Disney Vacation Club - DVC June 18, 2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,184
Posted By Pit
My favorite is Wilderness Lodge. I am biased...

My favorite is Wilderness Lodge. I am biased because I grew up watching TV westerns with my Dad (Bonanza, High Chaparral, Wild Wild West, etc.), and I have an affinity for western themes.

The...
Forum: Starwood Vacation Ownership June 11, 2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,512
Posted By Pit
That statement seems to support Denise's...

That statement seems to support Denise's conclusion.
Forum: Disney Vacation Club - DVC June 11, 2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,067
Posted By Pit
Last day for current Disney ticket prices

Disney has announced in its blog that Walt Disney World and Disneyland ticket prices will go UP on Sunday, June 12. Buy them today.

Source: MouseSavers
Forum: About TUG BBS June 11, 2011, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,306
Posted By Pit
Search error

Got the following error trying to search the bbs. I tried from two different PCs and same error.

Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 26214400 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 35 bytes) in...
Forum: US - Western June 10, 2011, 10:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,068
Posted By Pit
Very nice units. I would take it any time of the...

Very nice units. I would take it any time of the year. I can't imagine you will find a nicer 3 or 4 bdrm unit in PC.
Forum: TUG Lounge May 7, 2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,777
Posted By Pit
Ron, not sure what your point is. Are you...

Ron, not sure what your point is. Are you suggesting that illicit drug use causes no harm to others, should be publicily funded, or something else?
Forum: TUG Lounge May 4, 2011, 11:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 842
Posted By Pit
An annualized return of 7.15%. For...

An annualized return of 7.15%.

For comparison, that $20 invested in the S&P500 in 1965 would be worth approximately $1270 today (9.44% annualized return).
Forum: TUG Lounge May 4, 2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,135
Posted By Pit
Hmmm... that's an interesting idea. If she takes...

Hmmm... that's an interesting idea. If she takes a HEL and skips the payments, can the creditor force the home to be sold? :shrug:

Did the will stipulate that he gets to live there rent-free?...
Forum: US - Florida May 4, 2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,875
Posted By Pit
They were bad at Disney Wilderness Lodge last...

They were bad at Disney Wilderness Lodge last week. Ruins the pool lounging, when you have to keep swatting them.
Forum: TUG Lounge March 5, 2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,720
Posted By Pit
If a spouse is not collecting at all (never...

If a spouse is not collecting at all (never worked), and the retired worker dies. Does the surviving spouse (79 years old) recieve 50% or 100% of the retired worker's benefit?
Forum: Exchanging February 13, 2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,381
Posted By Pit
Here's the list provided by RCI back in 2008: ...

Here's the list provided by RCI back in 2008:

http://tugbbs.com/forums/showpost.php?p=477118&postcount=33

If you want the current list, it might be quicker just to ask RCI to send it to you.
Forum: Marriott Resort System February 13, 2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,874
Posted By Pit
This is just a guess (I don't have personal...

This is just a guess (I don't have personal experience with this subject), but perhaps the preference only applies when a unit is released by Marriott into II inventory.

If the week was matched...
Forum: US - Western February 12, 2011, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 533
Posted By Pit
Tahoe skiing?

When is it too late for good skiing in the Tahoe area? By too late, I mean too warm. I don't want to ski on slush.

TIA
Forum: TUG Lounge February 8, 2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,883
Posted By Pit
We use The Works ...

We use The Works

http://www.theworkscleans.com/toiletcleaner.html

Works well on hard water stains. Pick it up at Dollar Tree for a buck.
Forum: Buying, Selling, Renting February 8, 2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 7,144
Posted By Pit
The car analogy works for me. I don't buy a car...

The car analogy works for me. I don't buy a car every "few years." I maintain a car and use it for a long time. As it gets older, the maintenance costs increase and the value depreciates. To be...
Forum: TUG Lounge February 7, 2011, 11:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,562
Posted By Pit
Rodgers deserved the MVP award. He now owns the...

Rodgers deserved the MVP award. He now owns the NFL record for postseason passer rating (and regular season passer rating too).

Can't wait 'till next season, when Grant, Finley, et al are back on...
Forum: Travel Info February 6, 2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 439
Posted By Pit
Two FREE nights in Reno through 5/31/11

Details here:

http://www.fatwallet.com/best-deals/up-to-2-nights-at-grand-sierra-resort-in-reno-free/
Forum: TUG Lounge February 5, 2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 861
Posted By Pit
Cheese, of course! :D

Cheese, of course! :D
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