Investments…and Lies

May 15th, 2017

Timeshare is not nor has ever been an Investment.   Most people work hard all year round to take a holiday and to get away from the grind which daily life throws our way.  Therefore, while on holiday or considering one, some people are susceptible and can be possibly targeted by the touts working for […]

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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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RDO8 Conference Announces Guest Speaker

April 27th, 2017

The upcoming RDO (Resort Development Organisation) conference in September has announced that one of their key speakers will be the incredibly talented Nigel Risner.  The conference is to take place in the Don Carlos Leisure Resort & Spa in Marbella, Spain with three days packed with guest speakers and social events there will be something […]

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RDO Announces its discontinuation with Mindtimeshare SL

February 21st, 2017

Mindtimeshare SL is a Spanish based company who claims to help owners whom have been scammed by rogue companies, or scammed out of their money through any other channels, timeshare related.  Spain has seen an increase in scamming companies since the Supreme court ruling in 2015, declaring points and weeks purchased with the intent of […]

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Supreme Court Rules Against Anfi Sales SL

February 20th, 2017

Another win for an Anfi Sales SL clients in Madrid last week has left the timeshare industry wondering how many more of these have to come!  All of the contracts that have been sold in perpetuity are being deemed null and void and the resorts forced to pay the clients back their original ‘investment’.  These […]

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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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Selling Your Timeshare – Beware

January 26th, 2017

We at the TCA have recently been contacted by a consumer with a harrowing story she wants to share. She was eager to get rid of her MacDonald timeshare, as many are, due to inflating maintenance costs and was quite honest to say she was not as cash rich as she used to be and […]

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Further Bad News For Silverpoint

January 23rd, 2017

TATOC and RDO members, Silverpoint, formally Resort Properties, finished last week much as it started it – dreadfully! After our last two articles, the information being published regarding The Supreme Court ruling, which is the highest legal authority in Spain, regarding Silverpoints Club Paradiso product, seems to be even more damning as to the severity […]

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Vistana Signatures Announces Opening Date for New Resort

November 14th, 2016

Appearing in the news again, Vistana Signature Experiences brings another piece of good news to its timeshare owners.  They have announced the opening dates for their new Westin resort in Maui, Hawaii, the Westin Nanea Ocean Villas.  These new 1-3 bedroomed, luxurious villas will open in July 2017, all bookings made before December 4th 2016 […]

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RDO Members, Anfi, Contract Irregularities

November 9th, 2016

On the 29th September, a further 16 resolutions were successfully executed at the Civil Chamber of the Supreme Court against the RDO Member, Anfi Group, due to evidence having been found of irregularities in their contracts. Anfi Resorts was established back in 1989 by Norwegian owner Bjorn Lyng.  To date the courts have ordered Anfi […]

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