|08-04-2008, 03:27 AM||#1|
Earning My Ears
Join Date: Jul 2008
Renting Points from Main Board
Is it okay to rent using main rent board if I follow all advice re renting like getting references from DVC member, receiving confirmation letter prior to paying any deposit monies etc.
Has anyone else rented from main rent board?
|08-10-2008, 01:06 PM||#2|
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Essex UK
Yes! Twice with no problems whatsoever!
I paid using my Paypal account which is a safe way to pay. Checking the number of posts a seller has gives some authentication but they can be easily "bumped up" by sending "happy birthday's" etc to other members, or they could have a low score like me as i am an avid reader of posts but don't have time to write!!!
DISNEYHOLIC MUM WITH DH,DD & DS
1980 Fort Wilderness campsite
1998 Dixie Landings
2001 OKW, DCL & BWV
2003 DCL, BWV
2004 HRH, BWV
2006 HRH, BWV
|08-10-2008, 02:06 PM||#3|
Oddly concerned about an elephant living in his pyjamas
The TF would like to see Kevin’s rendition of 'Great balls of fire'
Join Date: Mar 2000
I guess there are no guarantees Claire, but at least with the DIS boards you can check number of posts, how long they have been on the DIS etc.
As with life, you would have to be incredibly to get scammed.
|08-11-2008, 07:43 AM||#4|
Join Date: May 2007
I'm in the UK, but have rented points OUT on the main board without worries. Paypal is a good method for international payments.
|09-06-2008, 03:35 PM||#6|
I may ask for Springs
This year we are doing a adventure day
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Oxford, UK
I have rented point twice off the main board and had no problem.
I rented off 2 really nice people, who emailed a lot of advice about the resort and suggested what request to put in (near elevator etc ) to work best for me.
I paid via paypal and they sent me a copy of the booking conformation.
All in all, it was a really nice experince.
1988- Orlando with family
April 2000- EuroDisney.
Oct 2004- i-drive/Royal Pacific Universal/Animal Kingdom Lodge
Aug 2006- i-drive /Royal Pacfic Resort /Board Walk Villas /DCL-Wonder /Animal Kingdom Lodge[/COLOR]
July 2007- i-drive/SSR/HRH/DBC
July 2010- 8 Night DCL Magic Dover to Barcelona
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