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Timeshare cancellation: Why hire Vacation Ownership Consultants to cancel a timeshare?

This is just one of the many firms in today’s market willing to consult with you about your timeshare worries.  We do not endorse this firm but recommend you listen and judge for yourself. It’s Mike here with Vacation Ownership Consultants. I want to go ahead and answer one of the popular questions we get […]

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Bluegreen Owner Testimonial – A Happy Bluegreen Owner

Value was..Once it was paid for we actually end up saving money when we come. We save money because we don’t have that $150 $200 a day or night fee to pay to stay in a nice hotel or just to go to a resort that we are not a member of. Another nice part […]

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Is Disney Vacation Club Worth the Money?

Is the Disney Vacation Club  a great way to save money on the trip?  Is Disney Vacation Club worth the money? Also, is  their Disney Credit Card a deal?   We heard their your credit card rewards go toward saving money on the trip or a flat percent off the trip. Instead of paying for […]

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How to Sell a Timeshare

How to Sell a Timeshare. If you decide to sell your timeshare, learn how to proceed with care and caution in the marketplace. You will need a Timeshare deed Timeshare membership agreement and

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Family takes planned trip to Disney World despite path of Hurricane Irma

AN ELM GROVE FAMILY  HEADED INTO THE PATH OF HURRICANE IRMA IN THE NAME OF  FUN. Interview of the family just before leaving on vacation to Disney. WISN 12 NEWS HILLARY MINTZ TELLS US WHY THEY CHOSE NOT TO CANCEL THEIR FAMILY VACATION. THIS ELM GROVE FAMILY STILL BOARDED THE FLIGHT THIS MORNING FROM MILWAUKEE. […]

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Storms like Hurricane Harvey of the past month will certainly create…

Storms like Hurricane Harvey of the past month will certainly create some special assessments on timeshare property owners who own timeshare properties on the east coast. With the economy like it is I am sure there will be some losers, not only for the resort itself but also some timeshare owners will find this an […]

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Tips For Surviving a Timeshare Presentation

Oct. 19, 2017 If you want to survive a timeshare presentation, make sure to keep this in mind. Go ahead and take the freebie. If you have ever been on a nice vacation at a really great resort, there’s a good chance that someone has invited you to come and sit through a presentation. The […]

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All Inclusive Timeshare Resorts – Another Option For Timeshare Owners

Oct. 19, 2017   All Inclusive Timeshare Resorts How would you like to go on a timeshare vacation and leave your wallet behind? This is surely a recipe for disaster—unless you vacation at an all inclusive resort. These ever-popular timeshare resorts charge you one fee for everything from your room to your meals. You can […]

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So, The Big TimeShare Companies Don’t Like Timeshare Cancellation Companies!

Oct. 15, 2017 So, The Big TimeShare Companies Don’t Like Timeshare Cancellation Companies! Here’s an article about Diamond Resorts International going after legal firms, law firms that offer timeshare customers a way out of their contracts. We can see why they are upset but locking customers into long term contracts under high pressure salesman can […]

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The Many Ways to Be Relieved of Your Timeshare Obligations

Oct. 6, 2017 The Many Ways to Be Relieved of Your Timeshare Obligations –  This article is somewhat dated but still applies to timeshare properties and the people who own them. Knowledge is power and if you are looking through the Internet for information about what you should do this is just another article that […]

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Timeshare Advice Before Buying…

Sept. 30, 2017 Advice From People Who Have Experienced What You Are Going Through.  With the Internet you can find anything you want. We try to provide every question and answer you need to know about timeshare, scams, reports, news and contracts before signing a timeshare resort contract. Read this article about a question someone […]

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Hurricane And Some Timeshare Resorts Damage Information

Sept. 30, 2017 Hurricane And Some Timeshare Resorts Damage Information We have timeshare owners in the hurricane areas of Florida reporting information about certain resorts. Found the information at  Tug2.net   We will report further hurricane related and timeshare related information as owners let us know. But in the meantime, read information from owners questions and […]

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Are Disney Timeshare Contracts Worth It?

Sept. 29, 2017 We found this article very interesting about Disney timeshares and worth  reading. They talk about buying a week but it is not the same as a deeded week. We are not particularly fond of the point system here at www.timesharefun.com, but if you are into Disney’s timeshare resorts it is an accurate article. Disney Timeshare Resorts.

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Are You One? Is anyone a Club Melia Vacation Club Victim?

Sept. 29, 2017 Is anyone a Club Melia Vacation Club Victim?  Evidently a lot of people have negative experiences with this timeshare operation.  Website Facebook Maps Tripadvisor Information Even experienced professionals get caught up in the moment when attending timeshare presentations. Folks, there is so much information on the Internet and here on our website […]

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Is RCI Worth It? Questions Still Asked By RCI Prospective Timeshare Owners!

Sept. 27, 2017 Is RCI Worth It?  To give you some answers other than our own we are including a link to an independent service. We are somewhat biased. We own deeded timeshare here at www. timesharefun.com. Click the Resume reading below for answers to this question poised by so many people over the years. Resume

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Franchise TimeShare Resorts Now Suing Firms Trying To Help Consumers

Sept. 23, 2017 Franchise TimeShare Resorts Now Suing Firms Trying To Help Consumers break their timeshare contracts. This is understandable because they have been losing customers who are desperate to get out of their contracts. You would think they would have something available to help resale… but they don’t and people have to find another way […]

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Hurricanes and Possible Assessments To Timeshare Owners

Sept. 15, 2017 Hurricanes and Possible Assessments To Timeshare Owners may not be pretty. Particularly in coastal states where timeshare resorts are popular. Read this article for clarification on what could happen in timeshare assessments. Click resume below.  

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Consumer group Choice argues that points-based programs “hide the poor value of schemes”

Sept. 15, 2017 This article explains how consumers are getting ripped off by shady operators of timeshare resorts. Although my wife and I own 3 deeded timeshare weeks, which we purchased on the resale market for pennies on the dollar, we have enjoyed our 3 timeshare weeks, each year, over the last 15 years and […]

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Timeshare Robocalls – What Can You Do About It?

Sept. 15, 2017 We have received these annoying robocalls for years, on our home landline. Three day vacations, cruises and hotel stays. All we had to do was attend a 90 minute presentation. We have never accepted any of these offers knowing there is a hitch. We have solved or limited these annoying calls by […]

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Timeshare Filing For Harbor Hill at Provincetown – Bankruptcy Court

Timeshare Filing For Harbor Hill at Provincetown – Bankruptcy Court Updated Information – Sept. 14, 2017  

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Whispering Woods II, Oregon, (RCI)

Updated info for: Whispering Woods, Timeshare Resort, Oregon Images Maps Videos  

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Flood damage? 8 problems to watch out for….

Sept. 11, 2017 Rebuilding a home after a flood is always a challenge, but in the case of the flooding following Hurricane Harvey, homeowners can expect to encounter some unique hurdles. Click Resume Reading.  8 Problems to watch out for.

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How to search county timeshare records online?

Sept. 10, 2017 How to search timeshare county records online? Most people don’t know how to do this. Well, we know one thing, because we have deeded timeshare property vs timeshare points it is fairly easy if you know the county you have your timeshare property in. But with points it’s different. Check here for […]

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Irma inundates Naples area with storm surge after second Florida landfall

Sept. 10, 2017 4:00 p.m. Video of hurricane Irma in the Naples area and Marco Island, Florida. 

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How Is The Hurricane Affecting Cell Phone Services In Florida?

Sept. 10, 2017   Here are some articles regarding cell phone services in certain parts of hurricane affected Florida. Click on Resume Reading below. AT&T Orlando,    2. Other Cell Phone Services Also   3. Video of Hurricane from someone who didn’t leave    

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As Hurricane Irma Barrels Toward Florida, Weekend Waiting Game Begins

Sept 9, 2017   The waiting game continues on how much this storm will affect businesses!  Updated news

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Breaking News From Newsmax – Sept. 9, 2017

Sept. 9, 2017 The National Hurricane Center issued a new track positioning report at 11 a.m. The Center downgraded Irma to a Category 3 hurricane, but warned that it will likely intensify again to a Category 4 before making landfall in Florida. Fla. Gov. Rick Scott Saturday morning had a dire warning for his state’s residents […]

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Video Taken By Individuals On The Island Of St Maarten And Elsewhere

Sept. 8, 2017 If you own a timeshare property in St Maarten or are exchanging into St Maarten in 2017 you might want to watch this video of some brave souls who video tapped where they were. Video of St Maarten hurricane damage read below.  Also, here are the top 5 timeshare resorts in St […]

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Timeshare Resorts Listed in Florida An Maps. Is Hurricane Harvey Causing Your Resort Damage?

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Texas Timeshare Resorts – Are They In The Hurricane Storm Area?

Sept. 1, 2017 We will do some more research, but here is the current Texas resorts we have listed. Click here

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Wayqey Lodge, Urubamba, Cusco, Peru (II)

Wayqey Lodge, Urubamba, Cusco, Peru (II) Website Images Maps Video News

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Brisa Oceano Resort, Placencia, Stann Creek District, Belize (II)

Brisa Oceano Resort, Placencia, Stann Creek District, Belize (II) New Member Resort (II) Website We are the best Belize resort offering the most affordable packages… … developments. Get exclusive access to new promotions as Brisa Oceano Resort grows. Maps Images Dangers in Paradise What Belize tourists aren’t being told Belize City Tourist Guide  

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Seven Mile Beach Vacation Club, Grand Cayman Islands (II)

August 6, 2017 New (II) Member Resort Website Seven Mile Beach Vacation Club, Grand Cayman Islands (II) Images Of Resort Maps News    

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Can You Shake Hands With Your Timeshare Board of Directors? We can….

August 21, 2017 Really, Can you shake hands with any member of your timeshare board of directors?  We can. That is what makes the difference between a deeded timeshare property and points with these huge franchise timeshare resorts where the prices of timeshare points have skyrocketed over the years. We have attended many of our […]

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Timeshare Points – Think About It – Seriously…..

August 21, 2017 We wish people would take some time and just think. Timeshare Points.  Why does the idea of timeshare points so intrigue people when they sit at a table with a timeshare salesman? Why would you have to sign a whole pile of legal documents in fine print regarding Timeshare Points? Why do you have to […]

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David vs Goliath Timeshare Story – Westgate’s Presumption They Can Defeat A Widow…

August 20, 2017 This is a story we have reported on before. This timeshare giant pulled some dirty tricks and because they started building another timeshare project without settling with the last person in the project they went on ahead and started building. Click here to see the story.    Click here for the previous story […]

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Diamond Resorts Files Suit Against Castle Law, Its Principals and Related Entities

August 11, 2017 Diamond Resorts Files Suit Against Castle Law, Its Principals and Related Entities    Evidently Diamond Resorts does not like businesses such as Castle Law attempting to get consumers who have felt taken advantage of by Diamond salespeople. So, sue them.  Continue reading below…

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We’re Curious. Just How Many People Complain About Timeshare?

August 8, 2017 We’re Curious. Just How Many People Complain About Timeshare?  To a all encompassing state agency. If you have, have you had any luck in solving your complaint? If you have timeshare property and it is outside of your state, it appears they will not handle it. Most timeshares are purchased out of […]

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Another Timeshare Victim-We Assume This Is A Darien, Illinois Customer Who Was Scammed

August 10, 2017 Another Timeshare Victim-We Assume This Is A Darien, Illinois Customer Who Was Scammed Continue reading…

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We’re Glad Jamaica Cleared Their Definition Of Timeshare Up!

August 10, 2017 KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Real Estate Board/Commission of Strata Corporations is inviting interested developers or purchasers of timeshare to contact them. Continue Reading

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RCI Announces Agreement to Acquire DAE

August 8, 2017 I can’t believe it. RCI, part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), has reached an agreement with vacation group Beneficium to acquire DAE Global Pty Ltd. (DAE), operator of Dial An Exchange, a leading timeshare exchange company headquartered in Australia, and @Work International, a software company also based in […]

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Wyndham Has Over 2 Billion In Timeshare Sales In 2016

August 7, 2017 It’s hard to believe… Wyndham Vacation Ownership had more than $2 billion in gross timeshare sales in 2016 and is the world’s largest developer and marketer of vacation ownership products. It operates a portfolio of more than 220 resorts in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, South America and the South Pacific. […]

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Wow! A Branson Welk Resort Agrees To Pay Resitiution…

August 5, 2017 Welk Resort, Branson, MO enters into an agreement to pay $18,000 in restitution to Missouri consumers who purchased timeshares from Welk. Aggressive salesman are usually the problem when this type of problem happens. You know what I mean if you are reading this Welk Resort Branson Photos Welk Resort, Branson Map Welk […]

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Timeshare owners are suing the U.S. Virgin Islands over new fee…

August 4, 2017 Timeshare owners are suing the U.S. Virgin Islands over new fee… Kathy Kuchinski of Florida said she and her husband were already thinking of dumping their week-long timeshare. So, a government, the U.S Virgin Islands,  decides they need more money and wants to charge current timeshare owners $25 per day they spend […]

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Don’t Consider A One Bedroom Efficiency Timeshare…. It’s Not Worth It

August 2, 2017 Why would anyone buy a efficiency or one bedroom timeshare unit?  Maybe you should consider of someone who has one. Even on the resale market it is a bad vacation investment. Read what this timeshare owner has to say.

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Where The Main Timeshare Complaints Are Coming From In Mexico…

August 2, 2017 If you purchased a Timeshare week in Mexico You might be interest in this article.  If you are considering the purchase of a timeshare week or points you might want to read it also. Click Here. 

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The Same Slow Process Of Government Passing Laws In The Caribbean Islands

August 2, 2017 Philipsburg is the capital of Dutch St. Maarten, a Caribbean island PHILIPSBURG–It’s been almost half a year since Parliament passed the timeshare protection law, giving extensive protection to timeshare buyers by offering safety and comfort in one of the largest money-generating sectors of the country. However, the law has not yet entered […]

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Timeshare Resale Closings Jumped 46….

August 2, 2017 Timeshare Resale Closings Jumped 46….Click here to see why!   This is what we like to see. My wife and I have purchased over the last 15 years 3 deeded timeshare properties from previous owners for less than 10 cents on the dollar. For example: We purchased a prime summer week from […]

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