Operation Tidworth Leads to Five Imprisonments

September 10th, 2018

The Financial Conduct Authority fraud squad confirm that ‘Operation Tidworth’, one of the watchdog’s biggest probes to date, has led to five being jailed for a £2.8m London-based boiler room scam. Those involved and convicted have been jailed for a total of 17 years for their participation in an intricate London-based boiler room scam which resulted […]


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Timeshare Advantages From An Owners Perspective

September 5th, 2018

This month we spoke with Mr J who now lives in Birmingham and bought his original timeshare in the 1980’s with his late wife. Mr J has his timeshare ownership with Marriotts. How Did You Come To The Decision To Buy Timeshare? I am originally from the state of Texas, USA. I met my wife […]


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Timeshare Grievances in Cape Town

September 3rd, 2018

The National Consumer Commission (NCC) will hold a public enquiry into ‘holiday ownership’ (otherwise known as the timeshare industry!) this week, and it will be based in central Cape Town from Tuesday.  If you live in Cape Town or happen to be on holiday and you have a timeshare complaint, you may have the opportunity […]


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Timeshare Becoming More and More Popular

August 27th, 2018

Timeshare is becoming a more popular choice for consumers all over the world nowadays as it offers a variety of options from a holiday point of view. Timeshare does have lots of pros and cons so you really need to have an understanding of what you are looking for and whether you are ready for […]


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Things To Consider When Buying Timeshare

August 22nd, 2018

Most people have heard of timeshare and unfortunately some choose to focus on the bad things that they hear in the press. If you are interested in owning timeshare it is always worth weighing up all the factors before making the purchase. Here at the Timeshare Consumer Association we have detailed some things for you […]


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Think Before You Buy

August 20th, 2018

As the holiday season hits its peak, we at the Timeshare Consumer Association would like to offer help and advice to holidaymakers who could potentially be scammed or pushed into purchasing a timeshare due to pressurised sales tactics. Owning a timeshare gives you the right to use a vacation home for a limited, planned period […]


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Timeshare Owners Reviews Of UK Resorts

August 15th, 2018

Timeshare has worldwide popularity, with a huge variety of resorts available in every continent. This month we are looking at timeshare resorts that are in the United Kingdom. These resorts have some reviews from some of the timeshare owners who enjoy taking their timeshare breaks in Great Britain. Thurnham Hall, England Thurnham Hall is a […]


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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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An Up And Coming Timeshare Destination – China

August 8th, 2018

People across the world love to travel and timeshare plays a big part in many people’s travel plans. Travel destinations such as the Caribbean, Europe and the USA have already taken on board the timeshare lifestyle, with a huge variety of timeshare products and ownership resorts. These timeshare hot spots, as well as other areas […]


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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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