Category Archives: timeshare

Resales Alliance, cold calls and notary fees for a timeshare resale

Long time ago since we have seen a cold calling resale company. Most of the cold calls nowadays are from people pretending to be lawyers and legal advisors. But we now spotted a cold calling resale company using the name … Continue reading

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Couple jailed in the UK over scam with fake court claims!

  It is not every day that we read news like this, although we certainly would like to see this more often! This week the press made notice of a Stockport couple who defrauded the elderly and vulnerable out of … Continue reading

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Did you receive an (unsolicited) email from Timeshare Word?

We have received from various consumers an inquiry about a website called Timeshare Word. The first contact is through an email, and they mention the following:” You are receiving this email because you opted in via our website” Still, none … Continue reading

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Who are the people behind Timeshare Registration Office?

We are receiving inquiries from concerned consumers about cold calls from people claiming to be calling on behalf of the Timeshare Registration Office. Although this might sound “official”, in reality the name raises our eyebrows straight away as there is … Continue reading

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Have you been speaking to Referral Consultancy about “walking away” from your Timeshare?

A new cold calling company has appeared under the name of Referral Consultancy. The agent from Referral Consultancy, Julie Diarra informs the consumer about their service on a No Win No Fee basis, that can enable the consumer to “walk … Continue reading

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Mindtimeshare Cold callers & emails Year 2020

Dear All, First of all, we would like to wish a Happy New Year to all our followers. Mindtimeshare is back! And this means that we will also start again with the monthly update on cold callers. When we started … Continue reading

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Timesharestop, Gone with the Wind

One of the companies that suddenly seem to have disappeared in 2020 is Timesharestop. Maybe outdated news, but when we reopened our inboxes last month after a year of inactivity, we noticed an awful lot of complaints about the closure … Continue reading

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Timeshare Termination Team UK offering relinquishment services

Another cold caller has been brought to our attention this week, this one by the name of Timeshare Termination Team UK. This company is not to be mistaken with a company by the exact same name which has been doing … Continue reading

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Be careful with the cold calls from Brookfield Associates

More of the same really this Brookfield Associates. Cold calls and an agent with far too much knowledge of personal and private details from the consumers. Not a good sign! Names used for these agents are among others, Alan Farthing, … Continue reading

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Timeshare Cold Callers August 2019

Dear Consumer, Summer is coming to an end and so has the month of August. The cold caller list for this past month of August gave us 45 cold calling companies of which 12 companies are new additions to this … Continue reading

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Has Girni Real Estate cold called and offered to sell your timeshare to Aegan Airlines?

A new bogus resale company was brought to our attention under the name of Girni Real Estate supposedly based in Athens, Greece. Girni Real Estate contacts French-speaking timeshare owners by cold calling and tells them a story about a corporate … Continue reading

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Timeshare ‘con artist’ sentenced to pay back victims!

Good news needs to be shared, so that is why we are pleased to have woken up today with the following articles in the newspapers: Timeshare con artist Francis ‘Frank’ Madden in court and Timeshare conman must pay victims Frank Madden … Continue reading

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European Consumer Claims, a new company or not that new?

This week we have started to receive inquiries about a company called European Consumers Claims. First it looked like people got the name wrong, then we thought it was a new company and then we realized that no, they are … Continue reading

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Strange calls from Our One Club or OOC

We received a message from a concerned consumer who has been contacted by a company called Our One Club. A called call from an agent, who seemed to know the consumer was a member before of Club Class and informed … Continue reading

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Timeshare Cold Callers – November 2018

Dear All, The latest Cold caller list for November 2018 has been elaborated. We have counted 57 Cold Calling companies of which 13 companies are brand new. Main activity among these cold callers is again fake legal services and claims. … Continue reading

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Heeft u een Timesharing in Spanje?

Dan is het tijd om te reclameren. Dat is wat het Spaans Hoog gerechtshof suggereert na meer dan 100 definitieve uitspraken. Het Spaans Hoog gerechtshof oordeelde dat de timesharing contracten die als illegaal kunnen worden beschouwd, onder meer de contracten … Continue reading

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Are you a timeshare owner?

Then, it is time to claim. This is what the Spanish Supreme Court suggest after more than 100 final rulings. The Spanish Supreme Court ruled that the main timeshare contracts that were considered illegal included: Floating weeks or Points Perpetual … Continue reading

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Cold caller warning for V B Ballesteros y Asociados, fake lawyers from Madrid

A (fake) lawyers company supposedly based in Madrid and by the name of VB Ballesteros y Asociados has been detected this week. The company belongs to the lawyer Virginia Benitez Ballesteros whom supposedly is the successful main lawyer running this business … Continue reading

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Timeshare Cold Callers September 2018

Dear All, September has been a very active month for the cold callers with all kinds of offers related to timeshares or holiday ownership. We counted a total of 52 cold calling Companies of which 19 companies were new entries … Continue reading

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