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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…
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…

2016 Was a Record Year for Timeshare Fraud: Were You a Victim?

The United States Department of Justice responds to allegations of fraud.  Every year, small and large resorts and vacation clubs are charged with timeshare fraud for misleading consumers about the purchase, terms of contract and long-term…
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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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Three Unbelievable Video Timeshare Horror Stories

Every week, clients share stories about high-pressure sales, and even lies that were told to them, to convince them to purchase a timeshare.   Some of the most compelling evidence of the lack of integrity and honesty within the timeshare sales…
Timeshare Cancellation Services

10 Reasons that Timeshare Owners Don’t Get Value from Their Property

When we discuss timeshare ownership with our clients, we often compare it to the psychology behind buying a gym membership in January.   It is the start of a new year, and you want to make some changes that will impact the quality of your…
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How Timeshare Resale Targets Frustrated Owners

If you have come to a decision that owning a timeshare doesn’t work for your lifestyle or your budget, the next steps are critical.  The choices you make will either help you cancel your timeshare correctly, and through legal channels, or…

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…