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5 Reasons Timeshare Sales Teams Target Seniors

Americans over the age of 65 are frequently the target of telemarketing fraud, high-pressure sales scams, and a frequent favorite prospect of the timeshare sales industry.  While seniors have earned the right through decades of hard work, to…
Timeshare Cancellation

Airfare Increases the Cost of Timeshare Ownership

Have you ever wondered why there are so many negative comments online, about timeshare resort companies?  Most Americans believe what they are told, when they are sold a good or service, and it is only after owning a timeshare for several years,…
Timeshare, Resorts, Timeshare Cancellation
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Timeshares: Expensive for Consumers but Profitable for Resorts

Consumers have been subjected to a lot of misinformation about the timeshare industry, and have been sold the concept that the timeshare or resort membership company is the one that is providing an exceptional service to consumers.  A significantly…
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What Happens to Timeshare Owners After a Resort Sale or Merge?

What Happens to Timeshare Owners After a Resort Sale or Merge? If you are unhappy with your current timeshare, chances are you have spent some time reading comments and feedback from other timeshare owners in your development.  Online research…
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The Risks and Dangers of Buying a Timeshare Online

Would you lease a car for twenty, fifty or ninety-nine years and buy it online, without the benefit of reviewing the terms of the contract?   When you see thousands of offers from private consumers and from timeshare companies to “buy conveniently…
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4 Events That Could Double Your Timeshare Maintenance Fees

When consumers are sold the ‘opportunity’ of timeshare ownership, highly skilled sales professionals are trained to avoid mentioning many, if not all, of the financial pitfalls of signing a timeshare contract.  For more than twelve years,…
Timeshare, Financial Planning, Wills, Retirement, Timeshare Debt, American Consumer Credit, Florida, USA
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What Happens to a Timeshare After The Owner Dies?

At the time you or your parents purchased a timeshare, your thoughts were about creating memories and enjoying endless weeks of vacation time at your favorite resort.   The focus for many consumers, when it comes to the membership they own,…
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How a Timeshare Contract Can Impact Financial Planning and Your Retirement

The economy has changed, and consumers who purchased a timeshare contract within the last fifteen years are facing the challenges of retirement planning, health and long-term medical care.  As Baby Boomers get ready to transition into partial…
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Why an Airbnb Vacation is Better Than Buying a Timeshare

When timeshares first became popular in the 1970’s, there were few alternatives for families who wanted access to the same vacation property, without actually purchasing the property.  For middle class and lower income families, the concept…
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How Selling a Timeshare Can Cost You More Money

If you have purchased a timeshare, and you enjoy the use of it and the return on your monthly expenses, then you are one of a small percentage of consumers who experience little to no buyer’s regret.  However, if you have found your way to…