ITRA reserves the right to offer you alternative products during your consultation…

This consumer alert is for all those timeshare owners who are considering attending a presentation or so called consultation from ITRA.

Consumers who made an appointment thinking that this is about joining a class action to pursue the coordination of a claim to the courts on behalf of timeshare owners who can justify due cause for refund compensation, distress and damages on the grounds that their timeshare purchase was not of merchandisable quality.

If only this could be the real reason for attending their presentation / consultation….

ITRA – http://itra.net/ & http://itra.co.uk/  – currently the International Timeshare Refund Action – and until the end of August 2009, the International Timeshare Resale Association, has an unfortunate track record of misleading publicity and this resulted in 2008 by the ASA (Advertising Standards Authority) demanding to take all their adds away as they are misleading. http://www.asa.org.uk/ASA-action/Adjudications/2011/1/International-Timeshare-Refund-Action-%28incorporated-in-the-Seychelles%29/TF_ADJ_49567.aspx

But as ITRA won’t give up, as they need to “feed” their sales decks with clients, and they have now found a way around this “hiccup” of advertising for one thing and then offering another thing.  On their website there is now a phrase included stating:

“The sponsors of ITRA reserves the right to offer you alternative products during your consultation”

Hold on…what products? I am here to join a class action! Are you going to offer me an electric blanket or what?

No…ITRA does not sell blankets and as a matter of fact they don’t do class actions neither..yet…ITRA is basically an outfit created by the Club Class group of companies (i.e. Club Class Corporation (Gibraltar) Ltd)www.clubclasscorporation.com  – group which includes among them: The Discount Travel Membership Club –DTMC- Club Class Concierge – www.clubclassconcierge.com; the Spanish travel agency Premiere Travel -www.premieretravel.net and the cash back Cashback Europe Plc www.cashbackeurope.com .

So all ITRA is going to offer you at the presentation / consultation is buying into their Club Class Discount Travel Membership! And since last March’11 the alternative product is called  Club Class Services sarl!

And we have to agree this is not misleading?

Are you invited to the ITRA consultation meeting?

Other useful articles about ITRA:

http://wp.me/p1kmoi-1a Club Class Concierge, ITRA and their fronts.

http://wp.me/p1kmoi-3e ITRA, “Consultancy Appointment” not as innocent as it sounds!

http://wp.me/p1kmoi-4Y ITRA obliged to refund money to an unhappy timeshare consumer!

About mindtimeshare

Mindtimeshare is registered as a Spanish Association - reg number: G-98401524. Mindtimeshare provides assistance to timeshare owners who have been defrauded by holiday clubs and bogus resale companies. The Mindtimeshare project was launched in February 2011. After dealing with timeshare members over several years who had been defrauded by numerous bogus companies and for large amounts of money, I considered launching an Organisation to help timeshare owners that have been targeted by bogus companies. On this blog you can find information about the different active scam companies and their “modus operandi” and also place comments, ask questions and see comments from other consumers who have the same doubts or have been through the same experience. Mindtimeshare has resulted in a huge success and has received the back up from not only timeshare consumers but also from the professionals in the timeshare Industry. Mindtimeshare helps timeshare owners who have been scammed by bogus Discount Holiday Clubs; bogus cash back companies; fraudulent timeshare resale companies; bogus class action companies and false lawyers and notaries. We offer professional answers and advice to Timeshare users. If you want to send an email instead of posting a comment on the blog please do so by emailing: customercare@mindtimeshare.com
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4 Responses to ITRA reserves the right to offer you alternative products during your consultation…

  1. Andrea Porter says:

    yes, it is a shame that we have. Andrea, Hornchurch. AVOID THEM AT ALL COSTS, they are sharks who are only out to get your money and not give you a nice holiday (if you try to book, they are all fully booked as they are often block booked by companies). I could go on and on…

    Andrea, Hornchurch

    • Hi Andrea, thanks for your message.
      Unfortunately this is the experience of so many others as well.
      We are sending you an email with more information.
      Kind regards
      Customer Care

      • Steve says:

        Hi, i just got my membership of the HSWUK software but havent try to book yet, i was on holiday in Tenerife, Playa de las americas in december and was offered membership there, at the ORA-agency, at Flamingo Club. Do you have any more information about them and if the booking with the HSWUK software works ??

  2. R FARRANT says:

    We went down that route & the meeting was with Club Class. They said that they would purchase our Timeshare through Bridgeview Consultants, who apparently have now gone into administration. Anybody else had dealings with this company?

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