Enjoy Your Retirement Without The Pressure of Annual Maintenance Fees

August 13th, 2018

One of the most common reasons owners choose to sell their timeshare is usually down to financial hardship, this can be for many reasons, elevating the pressure of the annual maintenance fees can be a great relief to those who have hit on hard times. And usually, it’s the elderly or retired who need to […]


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Trading Standards Warn of Timeshare Scams

August 6th, 2018

Warwickshire County Council Trading Standards warn holidaymakers that Timeshare scams haven’t gone away as thousands of people head abroad this year to enjoy the summer break. (CTSI) Chartered Trading Standards Institute are warning holidaymakers not to let their guard down. Andy Crump of Warwickshire County Councillor said: “Trading Standards are concerned that holidaymakers are still […]


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Paying to Attend a Sales Presentation!

July 9th, 2018

Retired teachers Roger and Bonnie Legako from Knoxville Tennessee last month received an invitation to attend a timeshare presentation in Gatlinburg at the Holiday Inn’s Smoky Mountain Resort on Historic Nature Trail. The couple is currently Holiday Inn reward club members. The timeshare industry is big business in East Tennessee. There are many people who […]


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How to Enjoy Your Timeshare

July 2nd, 2018

Retired couple Mike & Angie McCaffery of Los Angeles have in the past paid as little as 50 cents for second-hand timeshares. Having used their timeshare across four U.S. resorts, they also were able to afford stays in Spain, Costa Rica, England, Mexico, Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean. “You hear all the nightmare stories, but […]


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Timeshare Con Artists Agree to Surrender 3.4 million Dollars’ Worth of Assets!

June 11th, 2018

In addition to being permanently banned from offering timeshare resale services and telemarketing, the Florida based scammers behind the deceptive resale scheme have agreed to renunciate approximately 3.4 million dollars’ worth of goods, including a Rolex watch, properties, vehicles, diamonds and silver coins, to settle the Federal Trade Commission’s charges against them. The ringleaders, John […]


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Warning to all Georgia Residents!

June 8th, 2018

Officials in Atlanta are warning timeshare owners of more cold call scams, stereotypically from somebody claiming that they are calling from a travel agent. The caller usually starts by telling the owner that there is a cash buyer waiting to purchase their timeshare weeks. Then the bogus company requests upfront fees in order to start […]


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Be Aware of Robocalls!

June 6th, 2018

What is a robocall? A robocall is an automated telephone call which delivers a recorded message, typically on behalf of a political party or telemarketing company. In the United State, a so-called ‘kingpin’ of Robocalling has been busted by the Federal Communications Commission. The ‘kingpin’ made a massive 96 million calls which attracted the attention […]


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Timeshare Exit

June 4th, 2018

Timeshare has become a different beast over the last few decades. In the past timeshare was rife with strong-arm sales tactics, however, nowadays salespeople are often much sneakier and less blatant in their sales. This can often mean for people that they may find themselves having to get out of a complicated timeshare deal. Timeshare […]


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More Justice for Consumers

May 16th, 2018

Justice has been brought for consumers who were conned by two brothers, Amarjit and Shivjit Bagharian, from St Albans Road, Smethwick. The brothers were the ringleaders of a timeshare fraud gang and have been ordered to pay back £100,000 following proceeds of crime investigation. Amarjit and Shivjit were both jailed for seven years and two […]


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Another Pensioner Hit with the Hard Sell!

May 14th, 2018

A Portsmouth pensioner wishing to remain anonyms was tricked into parting with more than £8,000 of her life savings after she received an unsolicited cold call offering to help her relinquish an unwanted timeshare agreement. The consumer purchased a points-based Timeshare from Club La Costa back in 2000. The 69-year-old along with her husband and […]


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