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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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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Always a new scam!

July 5th, 2017

It’s a sad truth that in the timeshare world there are resale scams everywhere. The Colorado Division of Real Estate have come up with some tips to try and stay protected. Some of the tips that may help you avoid being scammed are as follows: Money: Never send any money up front to a re-seller, […]

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Sounds Sweet, Tastes Bitter

May 5th, 2017

Having recently been contacted by a consumer we at TCA feel we should share with you their story regarding their timeshare experience. A family of four were contacted in their home by Gold Key Resorts, Ocean Beach Club. They were offered a family holiday at the Ocean Beach Club resort and offered a reduced rate […]

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Timeshare Re-sales.

April 5th, 2017

We at TCA have recently been contacted by a consumer with a very interesting story with regards to their timeshare purchase.   If you are thinking of buying into timeshare this is something that you should consider before agreeing or signing into any type of contract or verbal agreement. Having purchased their timeshare several years ago […]

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Warning Signs for Timeshare Scams

January 31st, 2017

It is becoming more and more common for Timeshare owners to relinquish their Timeshare contracts.   Everyone has different circumstances, whether that be due to financial hardship or owners not being able to enjoy their Timeshare any longer.  Such owners are keen, some desperate to unburden themselves from their Timeshare contract, and due to this fact, […]

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Network of Cunning ‘Lawyers’ in Tenerife

January 16th, 2017

Back on the 27th December of last year, we wrote an article on Abogacia Española, and who they are.  This article explained that there was no such company, as we looked into the company register number, there seemed to be nothing appearing.  This story has just become a lot more complicated with a web of […]

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Tens of Millions of Dollars to be Paid in Way of Compensation

January 6th, 2017

We at TCA are pleased to announce that a Fort Lauderdale timeshare company, who market free cruises, via the telephone cold calling consumers are being forced to pay tens of millions of dollars in way of compensation.  Consumers who complained with regards to been targeted in violation of cold calling telemarketing laws execute another successful […]

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