Monthly Archives: August 2018

Claims Advice Bureau and the mystery of the Green Membership certificate…

The company Claims Advice Bureau, supposedly based in Middlesex has started this week doing some strange cold calls. The initial call comes from an agent stating they work for Claims Advice Bureau and instead of really explaining what the call is … Continue reading

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Fraudsters target timeshare owners! Over £7 million of losses reported to Action Fraud

Action Fraud has just published their latest numbers on reports received from defrauded timeshare owners between January and July this year. In the mentioned period 1,155 reports of timeshare recovery fraud were made to Action Fraud. In the same period, victims reported losing £7,893,028 … Continue reading

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From scratch card prize to signing up for an ABTG Advantage British Travel Group Membership…

Summer comes to an end, and emails start coming in from consumers who signed up for all kinds of holiday products during their summer break. And not surprisingly we have gone back to the stories of scratch-cards offered in the … Continue reading

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So who are General Legal Associates?

A very strange cold caller has popped up this week using the name of General Legal Associates. They call about a court case against fraudulent companies the consumers have dealt with in the past. As it seems the Court case … Continue reading

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Is u een verkoop aangeboden van uw timesharing door Services Juridico Reservations?

Een nieuw verdacht verkoop/aankoop bedrijf “Services Juridico Reservations” is begonnen met ongevraagde belletjes naar Timesharing eigenaars, en zeggen dat zij een koper hebben voor hun lidmaatschap. De heer Serge BONAVENTURE en nadien per email mevrouw Jeanne BONFILS, dringen erop aan dat … Continue reading

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Have you been offered a sale of your timeshare by Services Juridico Reservations?

A new dubious sales / purchase company “Services Juridico Reservations” has started cold calls to Timeshare owners, and say they have a buyer for their membership. Mr Serge BONAVENTURE and then by email Ms Jeanne BONFILS, insist that they have … Continue reading

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Anybody heard from Reclaims Yard?

New cold caller, and as most of them lately, yet again a company offering claims and compensation… The company Reclaims Yard cold calls consumers who have bought into a dubious Holiday club in the past or were defrauded by a bogus … Continue reading

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