Timeshare Scams

How to Budget for a Vacation Without Owning a Timeshare

If you have spent time researching whether a timeshare is a good ‘investment’ or not, you may have come across a lot of evidence that warns you about the budget limitations and expense of owning a timeshare.  Even though there are many…
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Advantages of Owning a Vacation Home Instead of a Timeshare

One of the questions we get asked frequently, is whether a timeshare is a “good investment” for consumers.  Our clients are promised many things when they were initially sold their timeshare, and one of the most misleading statements they…
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Five Ways That Timeshares Disappoint Owners

If timeshares were like a friend, it would be the type of person that likes to talk non-stop about how much fun you will have, but never really answers your questions about expense, risks or price.   It’s hard to resist going to a timeshare…
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Hall of Shame Timeshares That Made Media News in 2016

There are few products or services around the world, that enjoy as much notoriety as timeshares do.  A quick search on Google or Bing will show consumers websites with endless pages of negative reviews, feedback, and angry current or former…
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What Is Your Reason for Canceling a Timeshare?

At American Consumer Credit, LLC., we know that there are many reasons why our clients need to find a resolution to the burden of timeshare ownership.  Since 2004, our team has helped hundreds of families explore their options and earn back…
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What Are Standard Timeshare Cancellation Options?

Timeshare owners who wish to end their legally binding contract with a resort development or vacation membership company, require expert advice and administrative assistance, to optimize results.  Talk to any timeshare owner who entered a one-on-one…
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Why Do People Buy Timeshares? An Expensive Value Proposition

If you are like the rest of us, you work hard for your money.   One of the greatest pleasures is the ability to be able to take a vacation and simply relax, leave the world behind, and spend time with your family or friends.   It is an important…
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Want to Buy a Home? Your Timeshare Can Make It Harder

Part of the American dream, is the goal to buy a residence that you can call your own.  Increasingly for first time home buyers, the credit crunch has made the dream of home ownership harder to realize, with lenders increasing the level of…
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Why It’s More Affordable to Rent a Timeshare Than Own

On our consumer protection blog, we’ve shared that owning a timeshare is universally held as a bad financial decision for most Americans, who simply do not get sufficient value from the cost of owning a vacation membership.  A quick search…
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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…