The Cost of Timeshare Freedom

September 24th, 2019

We are contacted daily to advise and assist clients who are desperate to get out of their timeshare agreements.  For most of these clients when they purchased their timeshare umpteen years ago, timeshare appeared to be the best thing since sliced bread; it gave clients the luxury holidays they were looking for, worldwide destinations and […]

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The Great Timeshare Swindles

August 1st, 2019

Over the years timeshare companies have had more makeovers than any other industry, be it due to changes in regulations or just bigger and better money-making schemes, here we outline the most common practices you may fall foul of: “Part 1 – Phoney Legal Firms” It is very important that you are aware of the […]

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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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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 – We still want to get there!

October 9th, 2017

Monarch Airlines in the UK have confirmed they have gone into administration; they have been put into liquidation by Civil Aviation Authority in the UK. Monarch collapsed when the administrators stepped in, it is the biggest airline in the UK to cease trading. It has been said that some of the issues in the airline […]

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What is Fractional Ownership in Timeshare?

September 22nd, 2017

Many people have heard the terms ‘Fractional Ownership’, ‘Equity Shares’ and ‘Deeded Property’ but how many actually understand them.  Below we give a brief description of each, easy to understand, term.  Then we will explain what each means to the timeshare industry. What is ‘Fractional Ownership’? Fractional ownership simply means the division of any asset […]

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My timeshare week is advertised for rent on a booking forum – Why?

September 15th, 2017

Many timeshare owners have made complaints in respect of online accommodation agents such as, TripAdvisor and trivago advertising vacant weeks in many timeshare resorts where there are still owners paying their maintenance.  These resorts are also allocating rooms out to major tour operators such as Thomas Cook and even going as far as letting […]

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Verdict Imminent for RCI Action Group

October 14th, 2016

Earlier this year with the help of London law firm Edwin Coe LLP, a large group of disgruntled timeshare owners assembled a class action against RCI Europe to confront them on the ineffectiveness of their world renown RCI exchange programme. RDO and TATOC members, RCI Europe have been accused of “skimming off” of their members exchange pool […]

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Your Alternatives To A Timeshare For That Perfect Annual Holiday

June 10th, 2016

For many, the appeal of a timeshare is that it gives them their own luxury property in paradise which they can return to every year; essentially a home away from home. However, the timeshare industry has come under scrutiny for its high maintenance fees and notoriously hard-to-exit contracts, so lots of people understandably have reservations. […]

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