Category Archives: Tips & Advice

To Claim or not to Claim, Chapter 7, “We were told not to contact the resort…”

Many so called claims companies who also offer an additional service for relinquishment of timeshare; seem to cover all angles of this service in their agreement. More than the actual claims part the consumer attended the meeting for in the … Continue reading

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To claim or not to claim, Chapter 6, Are they really working on my file?

Once you have signed and paid a claims or legal business, or agreed a contract with a company to act on your behalf with regard to your timeshare relinquishments, claims and compensation / refunds, all you need to do is … Continue reading

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Silverpoint, so what will happen next?

Many owners of Silverpoint resorts have been caught by surprise with the news that Silverpoint has withdrawn from the RDO, as they no longer sell timeshare. http://rdo.org/membership-updates/silverpoint/ News like this comes like thunder in a clear sky and obviously creates … Continue reading

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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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