Category Archives: Tips & Advice

How many timeshare owners have recently received a cold call from the “Spanish Tax Office”, “Spanish Court” or “Spanish Bank”?

Fraudulent companies are cold Calling timeshare owners who have been previously defrauded: Don’t fall for a scam like this. The Call When the phone rang, the person on the other end claim to be an employee closely liaise with the … Continue reading

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#Timeshare Cold Caller list for October 2016

Dear All, A new Cold Caller list has been produced for the month of October 2016. There have been 67 Active Cold calling companies and among these we have noted 18 new company names. For a complete report on the … Continue reading

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#Timeshare Cold Caller list for the month of August 2016

Dear All, Please find the latest update of our Cold Callers listings, the one for the month of August 2016. This months’, we have counted 65 active cold calling companies of which 14 companies are new on the list. For … Continue reading

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The Fake Notary Scam.

From all the types of scams, generated most of the times through a dubious (cold) call, the one that seems to be very active over the past years is the one of the so called fake notary. Not always is … Continue reading

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Careful with the £99 offer, to extend the bonus weeks you purchased some time ago!

The past weeks we are receiving a lot of inquiries from consumers who have been approached by the different Fly Buy companies. Although it seems there are several companies calling actively, they all seem to have the same “sales pitch” … Continue reading

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 370,000 times in 2015. If it were an exhibit at … Continue reading

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Newsletter Mai 2015 – Was ist zu befolgen, wenn Sie sich plötzlich in einer Verkaufsveranstaltung eines zweifelhaften Urlaubsclubs befinden?

Nun, es ist wieder die Jahreszeit, und wir befürchten bereits bald wieder Berichte von unglückseligen Urlaubern zu erhalten, die Verkaufsveranstaltungen solcher Schwindel-Urlaubsclubs besucht haben, und damit endeten, sich in irgendwelche dubiosen Urlaubsclub-Mitgliedschaften eingekauft zu haben und mit DVDs oder Urlaubs-Kreditpunkten … Continue reading

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