How many add-ons?

Discussion in 'Purchasing DVC' started by Dreamfinder2, Sep 6, 2003.


How many times have you added on?

  1. Once

  2. Twice

  3. Three times

  4. Four or more times

  5. Haven't added on since original purchase

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  1. Dreamfinder2

    Dreamfinder2 DIS Veteran

    Aug 4, 2000
    Just curious, considering the "add-onitis" that seems to be such a part of DVC life ... if you've added on since your original contract, how many times? We're sorta in the "acute" phase - I'd love another 100 at SSR.

    Write-in's welcome!
  2. timC

    timC DVC Member at BWV

    Aug 18, 1999
    Our second contract was a biggie to make sure our needs were fully covered at WDW. I don't see us adding on any more at WDW.

    But I do have my eye on HHI. Someday maybe... :rolleyes:
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  4. robinb

    robinb DIS Veteran

    Aug 29, 1999
    We "added on" once by buying another 200 point contract at BWV on the resale market to go with our 230 point contract at OKW. They are different use years which can take a bit of juggling with points.

    OT ... about your signature. I think it's cool that your son is in your signature, but I thought there were women in the marines too. So, shouldn't it be "Band of Brothers and Sisters?" :teeth:
  5. Dreamfinder2

    Dreamfinder2 DIS Veteran

    Aug 4, 2000
    Robin, you're absolutely right! ;)

    There are sisters, too, but this particular photograph he sent us were just "the guys" - no sisters shown! And, sorta harking back to Shakespeare's Henry V (where the "band of brothers" quote originated), and the book and HBO miniseries by the same title, etc. - "Band of Brothers" is appropriate, I think. Jeremy's in the infantry, which actually is all-male, but I in no fashion meant to slight ANY of our women in ANY of the service branches!

    But I digress. :rolleyes: Back on topic!
  6. mouseclick1

    mouseclick1 DIS Veteran

    Jul 30, 2000
    We have added on 3 times since our original contract.

    Original contract: 200 pts. BWV Aug. 2000
    1st add-on: 100 pts. BWV Sept. 2000 (2 weeks later!)
    2nd add-on: 100 pts. HH Aug. 2001
    3rd add-on: 65 pts. HH Aug. 2002
  7. BriarRose59

    BriarRose59 WDW Once Upon a Dream

    Aug 22, 2003
    We just bought our initial contract less than 3 weeks ago and I bought an add-on this week. Give me a little more time and who knows what I might add!
  8. lenshanem

    lenshanem <a href="" targ

    Jul 9, 2002
    Original contract bought in May, first add on this week! Haven't even used membership yet. :eek: Sorry guys, I blame this board for both contracts! This board put a spell on me to get my family in debt! ;)
  9. ceejay13

    ceejay13 DIS Veteran

    May 16, 2000
    Originally had 230 at BWV, then added on another 70. Bought 100 pts at BCV and just recently bought another 100 at BWV.
  10. ncligs

    ncligs Registered

    Dec 9, 2001
    We started with 230 at OKW in 1999..................4 add-ons later we now have 300 at OKW and 300 at VB.......................on the bright side side though.........all of our pts were at $65 per pt.[​IMG]

    P.S. Our 2 kids(29+17) will each have a DVC contract.
  11. WDWDaisy

    WDWDaisy Earning My Ears

    Jun 20, 2001
    We only have 3 add-on's (220 OKW 96 original, 25 OKW 99, 100 BCV 2002 & 55 OKW 2003.) If was not for my DW, I think I would have many more :) Some times I am glad she shots me down on the add-on bug. Was called about a month ago for more OWK points, but had to turn it down because we got a new concrete drive way put in that week. I hope I can get her to go for am add-on at SSR for 100pts. Wish me luck.
  12. Doc and Family

    Doc and Family DIS, DVC, and Disney...To Infinity and Beyond...

    May 18, 2002
    We added on once.
    BCV 200 initial, added 100 =300 total.
    DW and I with "brilliant"(and expensive) idea.
    We now need to do 3 more add ons, 300 points each.
    The original 300 we will keep.
    The add-ons we will give to our children when they turn 18 or 21.
    So, I guess we will be calling Hassan (our guide) soon, but first, baby #3 has to arrive--scheduled for 10/15.
    I guess one add on a year for the next 3 years.
    This addonitis is contagious and the only known cure is to simply send the DVC all of your money and take as many points as you can.
    And I speak as a health care professional (MD)when I say this--for your own health and well being I must insist that you excerise daily, eat healthy foods, don't smoke, and by all means, add on all the points you can.:teeth:
    PS-You must also be very nice and pay homage to the Tag Fairy, this too, will make your life much happier.(Obviously, not above kissing up. :smooth:
  13. ncligs

    ncligs Registered

    Dec 9, 2001



    Excellent advice Doc........:p
  14. Maistre Gracey

    Maistre Gracey DIS Veteran

    Apr 23, 2002
    Original contract plus five add-ons. At one point we were adding so fast, that the paperwork was not even here yet before we added more. DVC would just send new paperwork. It was probably poor planning on our part, as we didn't realize how many points we wanted. It turned out better for us though, as this way we have our points spread amongst several contracts.
    The result means our last add-on was # .009 :cool:
  15. goofy4dvc

    goofy4dvc <a href="" targ

    Sep 25, 2002
    Two add-ons (VWL & BCV) to our initial purchase at VB.
  16. JimC

    JimC DVC Co-Moderator Moderator

    Dec 12, 2002
    I voted twice. Once was an add-on to our original BCV contract and the second was the OKW resale.
  17. BCVOwner2002

    BCVOwner2002 <font color=red>I do math problems in my sleep - i

    Jul 7, 2002
    Original contract for 270 points and added on 30 more. I want to add on another 50 . . . ..

  18. dianeschlicht

    dianeschlicht <font color=blue>DVC-Trivia Contest, Apr-2006: Hon

    Nov 22, 2000
    We started with 230 points at OKW, and added on another 150 points there about a year and a half later. We debated at that time about purchasing our extra 150 at BWV, but decided we wanted them all in one place, since we intended to use them most often at OKW. I am thinking it would be nice to have a few points at one of the Epcot resorts for the F&WF.
  19. dvc_john

    dvc_john DVC since 1993

    Nov 1, 2000
    My SSR add-on was contract xxxxx.010.

    ps: ncligs I love your smilies!!!
  20. slc224

    slc224 Mouseketeer

    Dec 4, 2001
    We started out with 230 OKW pts. Added 100, then another 100, then 170 for a grand total of 600 at OKW!:D
  21. tiggerguy2000

    tiggerguy2000 Disney Veteran<br><font color=green>Isn't worried

    Jun 5, 2000
    We first wanted BCV but they just broke ground so we bought at the VWL. When they started selling for the BCV we jumped right on and the BCV became our 2nd home.Now I want SSR but have other things on the fire so im laying low for a while.

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