Have you been cold called by the Martin Bower Group?

The Martin Bower Group is a cold calling Timeshare resale company based in Spain.

They cold call Timeshare consumers with the story that they have a of bank of clients from their marketing operations in Eastern Europe whom wish to purchase pre-owned holiday ownership products, as this allows them to exit their country more easily than applying for standard invitation Visas.

That’s a new one!

In order to materialize this sale though the timeshare consumer is send a lot of documents he needs to sign. Strange thing though is that these documents don’t mention a resale, these documents are a purchase agreement for a membership in Eclipse Vacation club!

Together with this purchase agreement there is also a Tax verification form that needs to be filled in and surprise surprise a payment request for an upfront fee of  £1800 in concept of taxes!

When asking the admin department of Martin Bower Group for explanations, they state the Eclipse Vacation Club membership is actually a free gift…

Would you sign a purchase agreement for a free gift?

Martin Bower Group registered their website http://www.martinbowergroup.com/ in August 2012 and the website of Eclipse Vacations www.eclipsevacations.net was registered a month later.

The contact details for Martin Bower Group are telephone 0845 5577 633 and 0871 2465 611 and email  admin@martinbowergroup.com

There is no address on the website or in the paperwork and neither is there any other Company detail such as Companies House registration.

If you have been contacted by an agent from Martin Bower Group on 08712465611 then please let us know.

You can email us at customercare@mindtimeshare.com or place a comment on the blog.

About mindtimeshare

Mindtimeshare SLU is registered Company reg number: B35957182 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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