Category Archives: Warnings

Did you receive a cold call from ITA the International Timeshare Association?

A cold caller that was mentioned some months ago and then seemed to have stopped, has recently popped up again and is actively calling timeshare consumers. This cold caller is ITA which stands for International Timeshare Association. A quick look … Continue reading

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Active companies for the month of May 2021

Dear Consumers, It is the beginning of the Month again which means that we prepare a summary of all active companies that have been cold calling, mailing and emailing with offers related to timeshare and holiday ownership. In May we … Continue reading

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Armando Paredes Asesoria, fake lawyers and legal’s from Tenerife all over again…

The never-ending story of the fake and fraudulent legal companies in Tenerife has popped up his ugly head again. This time it is a company called Armando Paredes Asesoria. Consumers who have been in contact with cold callers in the … Continue reading

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Peralta Law and the unexpected court claim against Willard Thomas

Latest cold caller goes by the name of Peralta Law. This supposed legal company is cold calling consumers who had dealings with the company Willard Thomas Claims, paid them and then realized it was a bogus company. Peralta Law has … Continue reading

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Are all claims against resorts really worthwhile?

Claims against resorts are a very delicate issue. Delicate, because there are far too many bogus companies offering a claim “for all” where in reality not everybody can claim. But even if you can, and the claims company really files … Continue reading

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Zoom meetings, sales representatives entering your home without visiting you in person

Ever since lockdown and Covid restrictions, a lot of companies had to “invent” themselves all over again. This has happened as well with the so called “claims” companies who previously would send over a sale representative to your house and … Continue reading

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J Foster Associates, cold calling and legal services, have we heard this before?

Another cold calling company has been brought to our attention. This one goes by the name of J Foster Associates. As a matter of fact, they were already mentioned a couple of months ago, but then it went all quiet … Continue reading

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Active companies in the month of April 2021

Dear Consumer, Please find the latest numbers on active companies in the month of April 2021. There have been 37 active companies of which 6 companies are new names on the list. With active we mean those companies who approach consumers … Continue reading

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Has Luxus Development contacted you for a timeshare resale?

A new bogus resale company was brought to our attention under the name Luxus Development supposedly based in New York and London. Luxus Development contacts French speaking Timeshare owners by cold calling and telling them a story about a corporate … Continue reading

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Avez Luxus Development contacter vous de vendre votre temps partagé à Charter Queen basé á Hong Kong?

Une nouvelle société de revente bidon a été portée à notre attention sous le nom de Luxus Development soi-disant basé à New York et London. Luxus Development contacts multipropriété parlant français propriétaires par appel à froid et leur raconter une … Continue reading

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Will the Timeshare-Helper really offer help?

The latest cold caller goes by the name of Timeshare Helper. This company is cold calling timeshare consumers and offers a “free advise” home visit, in order to help the timeshare consumer with a possible claim against their resort. Timeshare … Continue reading

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Judy A Garside, Henry Fernandez Legislator and Juzgado de 1ª instancia.

More fake people to name and shame, so the victims can still turn to us for more information and help. The above-mentioned people are all in the same scam. The scam of the Tenerife lawyers, the supposed court claim and … Continue reading

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Beware of the cold calls from the FAKE Cabrera Ayala Lawyers!

A new bogus company has been brought to our attention. They are using the name of Cabrera Ayala Abogados and pretend to be based in Madrid. It looks like they took the name of a genuine lawyer, and set up … Continue reading

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Areios Pagos, old scam, new cold calls

With some companies we don’t have to be careful with using the word scam, as there is really no other word to describe them. This happens with the fake company Areios Pagos and the Greek or Hellenic Court. We posted … Continue reading

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Mindtimeshare Active Companies March 2021

Dear Consumer, The Month of March has finalized, and a new list of active companies has been put together with the help of the information received from concerned consumers. This month of March 2021 we have counted 36 active companies, … Continue reading

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Did you pay any of these fake notaries in Tenerife?

Recently we are receiving a lot of information about the continuous fraud of the fake lawyers in Tenerife, and the different “company” names they have used to take money from innocent consumers. They are not really companies, as the names … Continue reading

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Who is Timeshare Support Centre or the people behind them?

There is this cold caller that seems to be very active, Timeshare Support Centre. Calls out of the blue from nice and plausible agents, with far too much information about you and your timeshare than you could wish for, and … Continue reading

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Beware of Norris Serve and the Notary Services!

We have been alerted about two very dubious set ups that seem to be emailing and calling consumers with very strange stories and asking for money. The initial contact is made by a man called James Watson from the company … Continue reading

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Did you receive the email from Scudamore Law Services?

A very strange email has been brought to our attention. This email is supposedly from a company called Scudamore Law Services with offices in Madrid and Bristol. There are several things that raise the alarm bells when reading the email. … Continue reading

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Beware of cold caller (fake) Larios Cinco Abogados

A new cold caller with fake stories about awarded money has been brought to our attention and they are using the name of Larios Cinco. The initial cold call is received from a man called Daniel Fuller, who presents himself … Continue reading

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