What is Section 75?

February 14th, 2020

Your rights under Section 75 Under Section 75 of the Consumer Credit Act 1974, the credit card company is jointly and severally liable for any breach of contract or misrepresentation by the retailer or trader. This means your credit card company is just as responsible as the retailer or trader for the goods or service […]

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Today’s News: Current Cases – Success Stories

February 12th, 2020

We are only two months into 2020 and the successful results against timeshare resorts seem to be growing. Here we highlight just some of the cases that have hit the news. First we highlight the recent results from M1 Legal. Mr and Mrs Bradshaw revealed that a “big weight has been lifted” after having been […]

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Maintenance Fees – Am I In or Am I Out?

February 7th, 2020

A common question posed by owners is on the thorny subject of maintenance fees. As you will know every year, normally in December, an envelope drops on the mat from your timeshare resort. It is probably fair to say that very few people ever read the purchase contract in detail, if you are one of […]

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Timeshare Inheritance – Your Need to Know

February 5th, 2020

Timeshare contracts can trap owners in such a way that even death won’t allow an escape route. It is well known that an owner may be stuck in a timeshare trap for the rest of their life but it isn’t as common knowledge that its hold may stretch even further than that. In the case […]

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FCA Instructs Amaryllis Associates Ltd to Stop Claims Activities

November 19th, 2019

Since June 2016, all Claims Management Companies (CMCs) have been aware of the proposed change in practice; in respect of the governing bodies that should regulate claims.  The FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) was to take charge of the regulations that CMC’s should abide by going forward, and they did so on the 31st March 2019.  […]

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The Great Escape from Timeshare

November 12th, 2019

It’s that dreaded time of year again; when you know that a little envelope is going to land on your mat, containing a very large bill.  This is your lovely timeshare resort wishing you a Happy Christmas by sending you their best wishes in the form of a massive maintenance bill. Unsurprisingly this is also […]

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Silverpoint Timeshare property seized by Courts

October 9th, 2019

It has been reported that the Court of Arona in Tenerife, has placed an embargo on the property of timeshare giant Silverpoint Vacations (formerly Resort Properties).  The group pf properties held by the Silverpoint Vacations are Hollywood Mirage Club, Beverly Hills Heights, Beverly Hills Club, Palm Beach Club and Club Paradiso/Paramount. This is a first […]

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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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Sure Legal – Scam!

August 21st, 2019

Once again, we have been contacted by clients who have been receiving unsolicited calls from a scam company going buy the name of Sure Legal.  This whole scenario sounds very similar to a scam we reported on a few weeks ago, please read on to ensure you do not get caught out. It appears agents […]

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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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