Sponsored Breaks hitting the newspapers in UK due to dubious accommodation offers

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Sponsored Breaks and Sponsored Weeks are not new to this blog, and we posted articles about them in June (http://wp.me/p1kmoi-1gA ) and October (http://wp.me/p1kmoi-1ok ) last year.

This cold calling fly buy company, offering discounted holiday accommodation was brought to our attention as consumers were told many things that sounded too good to be true and their credit card was quickly charged before they had the opportunity to read the terms and conditions.

Statements such as 5 star luxury accommodation, multiple weeks holidays, ABTA bonded, etc. seem to be the regular pitch on the phone.

Now Sponsored breaks has reached the newspapers and is mentioned in an article from The Telegraph, dated today the 31st of March.

Have a look at the story of Tony and Christine Birch who paid to Sponsored Breaks and were refused a refund when they tried to cancel.

Return of the timeshare? The bargain ‘holiday’ where you can’t leave the hotel – The Telegraphttp://goo.gl/tAu8Bc

Captura de pantalla 2015-03-31 a la(s) 13.01.52Picture source the Telegraph

 

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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One Response to Sponsored Breaks hitting the newspapers in UK due to dubious accommodation offers

  1. anfi02 says:

    hi i have just had a call from a company called  Sometravel-int.com. who they say are based City road in london and they have knowledge of my timeshares in anfi which the wish to have for presentations when asked hiw they got my information they said it was from the registered trustee,sthey gave me a number of 0845 2570505 and gave the name of Kerry Zomers to contact if i wish to contact them   regards

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