TATOC In Administration

May 8th, 2017

Harry Taylor’s enterprise TATOC has come to a bitter sweet end… This news is like music to ears of consumers.  The news broke on the internet Wednesday 3rd May 2017. TATOC are bankrupt, insolvent and powerless and unwilling to pay its debts. For this reason, the company is being placed into administration. A photograph of Harry Taylor was published, showing […]


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Consumer Advice Review

March 3rd, 2017

In the world of business, it is common and good practice to consult with consumer representatives. The timeshare industry in Europe claims that they listen to consumers through TATOC (Timeshare Association for Timeshare Owners and Committees), however TATOC and its helplines are funded by the Timeshare industry via the Resort Development Organisation (RDO) itself and […]


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Compensation Claims on the rise.

December 8th, 2016

Yet again the Supreme Courts across Spain are successfully pursuing timeshare resorts for mis-selling timeshare products.   We at TCA are happy to announce that such claims are being successfully executed. The courts are forcing these resorts to pay substantial damages to timeshare consumers, leaving resorts such as, MacDonald’s Resorts, Club La Costa, Diamond Resorts, Anfi […]


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Macdonald’s Land Grab & TATOCs Support.

December 5th, 2016

We are sure people are aware of the company TATOC and it’s ever growing support of any timeshare company who is willing to pay TATOC a membership fee. To remind all consumers again, once your timeshare developer qualifies as a member of TATOC they have to pay a duty to them. Unknowing to the consumer […]


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The Tangled Web of TATOC

November 23rd, 2016

The ongoing saga of exactly how legitimate the advice is you gain as a consumer from TATOC and the TATOC helpline continues. Now with the TATOC helpline’s website disappearing from the internet in the aftermath of TATOC’s “cold callers” list being under investigation and scrutiny again. We here at the TCA would be very interested to […]


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Athena Law Solicitors under investigation for serious data breach

October 24th, 2016

Athena Law are under investigation for leaking personal contact details of members of the “MRL Action Group”. The MRL Action Group was formed in 2014 with a view to taking legal action against MacDonalds Resorts for various alleged timeshare contract infringements. We understand (and have proof) that a database of around 200 MRL Action Group […]


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Macdonalds Internal Promotion Announced

August 16th, 2016

One of the UK’s largest independent hotel chains have announced the internal advancement of Simon Jackson to his new position as Group Sales Director and Chief Executive to their Group Board. This promotion comes after thirteen years of working for Macdonald Hotels and Resorts Group, Simon who progressed from Group Sales Director, a position which he had […]


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MRL Villacana Proposed Changes

June 21st, 2016

The TCA are still receiving enquiries regarding the ongoing class action against TATOC members, MacDonald Resorts Ltd, regarding their Villacana resort. The deadline to join the MacDonald Action Group, self imposed by TATOC in order to push through their planned changes to the resort, seems to have passed with little more information regarding the situation. […]


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Update on ITRA Contract for MRL Owner

May 19th, 2016

Over the past few weeks, the TCA has been reporting on the details of an elderly Dona Lona owner who has experiencied appalying consumer service from not only TATOC member, MacDonald Resorts, but also ITRA who she enlisted the help of to exit her timeshare. The last Update on ITRA contract for MacDonald Resorts Owner we posted […]


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Update on ITRA contract for Macdonald Resorts Owner

May 10th, 2016

Following on from our post, dated 25th April, regarding a Macdonald Resorts and ITRA client, titled Macdonald and ITRA Preying on the Elderly, we have been informed by Inside Timeshare that they have been in further contact with Macdonald Resorts on behalf of the elderly client for further clarification. In some cases within the timeshare […]


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