Timeshare is not a Financial Investment (Part 3)

January 8th, 2015

  A Depreciating Asset Timeshares are like new cars: the second you drive them off the lot, they lose value. Timeshares loses between 40 to 85 percent of their value once you buy them. If cars depreciated that quickly, I doubt anyone would buy a new one without being subjected to timeshare-like sales tactics. If […]


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Timeshare is not a Financial Investment (Part 2)

January 8th, 2015

  Rationalization for Buying a Timeshare. Is it some form of Investment? Most people who purchased timeshares were enticed and sometimes induced into the acquisition, indeed with the idea that owning one is an investment. They were persuaded to believe that owning a timeshare can greatly benefit a person, especially in the long run. The […]


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Timeshare is not a Financial Investment (Part 1)

January 8th, 2015

  What is an Investment? An investment is a product or vehicle whereby your deposit (in this case your taxed money) into something on the understanding that you have chance of increasing your investment/deposit equity. Of course investments can go up or down and dependent upon the risk applied. The investment return, benefits and expectations […]


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Timeshare is not a Financial Investment

January 7th, 2015

  What is an Investment? An investment is a product or vehicle whereby you deposit (in this case your taxed money) into something on the understanding that you have a chance of increasing your investment/deposit equity. The investment can go up or down: the return, benefits and expectations will vary and dependant on the risk applied. Large […]


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What exactly are you buying when you purchase a Timeshare?

April 19th, 2017

Should there be a label letting you know exactly what comes in the “tin” of timeshare? When we are doing our weekly food shop we are all free to read the labels on what we are buying to see exactly what all the ingredients are and any additives so it only seems fair that this […]


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The Real Dangers of Purchasing Timeshare

April 6th, 2017

We at TCA have been contacted by a lady who wanted to share with us her harrowing tale of a shocking experience she has been through since purchasing her timeshare. This heart- wrenching account of events is terrible and seems to be hopeless. The customer was invited to a promotional stay at Beverley Hills Heights in […]


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106 Clients sue Barclays’ Clydesdale Financial Services and Silverpoint

March 27th, 2017

Further to our article in October regarding Clydesdale Financial Services and Barclays overlooking reasons as to why a client was applying for a loan or credit card.  Most were passed off as home improvements, so that they would be approved, and then used to finance their timeshare purchase.  We can now confirm that there are […]


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Clydesdale Finance Sued by 106 Timeshare Owners

March 27th, 2017

Further to our article in October regarding Clydesdale Financial Services and Barclays overlooking reasons as to why a client was applying for a loan or credit card.  Most were passed off as home improvements, so that they would be approved, and then used to finance their timeshare purchase.  We can now confirm that there are 106 claimants that are […]


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Common Complaints in Timeshare

March 8th, 2017

Timeshare on a whole, experiences it’s fair share of complaints.  In particular, at the moment there seems to be an epidemic of complaints in Mexico and accusations of fraudulent selling practices and timeshare. I’m going to outline a few common complaints that are raising their ugly heads at the moment so when you are looking […]


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Will Exclusive Holiday Destinations Fall into Timeshare Scams?

February 9th, 2017

Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates and is becoming more and more popular with tourists.  Is this due to many now offering this beautiful destination as a timeshare holiday?  Will it only be a matter of time before the con men move in, which they commonly do….. Since the cities financial […]


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