Our Personal Timeshare Opinion
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 […]
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 […]
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…
August 10, 2017 Another Timeshare Victim-We Assume This Is A Darien, Illinois Customer Who Was Scammed Continue reading…
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 […]
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. […]
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.
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 […]
July 26, 2017 The top rated reason travellers take a vacation is to rejuvenate (60 per cent), followed closely by spending quality time with family (51 per cent) and taking time away from city life (36 per cent). If this makes common sense to why you would like to take a vacation every […]
If You Really Are Interested In Saving Money In The Possible Purchase Of Timeshare Property You Must…..
July 24, 2017 Are you really interested In Saving Money In The Possible Purchase Of Timeshare Property? Research! And in ths day and age with the Internet there is lots of information. There is no need to make an expensive decision no matter the pressure you receive at a timeshare presentation. You just have to […]
July 22, 2017 Benbrook Veteran Nearly Falls for Timeshare Scheme, Warns Consumers This TV interview with a Vet tells it all. Click here to hear this vets story.
July 13, 2017 Timeshare owners upset at the maintenance fee’s. That’s the one thing we have against “Points vs Deeded” timeshare properties and large corporations that run them. We, my wife and I, own at smaller 5 star resorts and deeded only weeks. We have attended two of our resorts annual meetings and have had […]
July 7th, 2017 Inheriting A Timeshare Property – Lots of Advice Available – Confusing At Most… First, we would recommend a Beneficiary Deed. Click here for information about that. But here we also suggest reading what others are saying about inheriting timeshare properties. Between what others are saying, our research, you should be able to […]
June 24, 2017 OK. Why I am mentioning these properties “For Sale” by private sellers. Mostly to help them out. My wife and I purchased all 3 deeded timeshare weeks we own, many years ago, from people who not longer wished to travel or didn’t want to pay the maintenance fee’s any longer. They paid […]
June 23, 2017 Timeshare Quit Claim Deed and Recording Service Here is some excellent advice about timeshare in various states about the legal requirement that are required. We are not endorsing any particular service but it’s another avenue of research when it comes to dealing with deeded transfers to buyers and sellers. Click Here.
June 23, 2017 Pebble Creek’s general manager to retire next year – It’s nice to know that someone invested their own money years ago into Pebble Creek, Idaho and eventually take over and start to turn a failing resort into a successful resort rather than let it fail and eventually close down. Congratulation on your […]
June 13, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina (WTVD) Another customer talking to a TV Station in about a timeshare offer “to good to be true”. They did not get caught in the scam and the TV station helped the by investigating further. Click here for the story.
June 10, 2017 Law Firm Defrauded Timeshare Owners To Win Business… after watching TV the last few months and watching the pundits (lawyers, TV reports, journalist, and reporters nothing surprises me anymore, well, maybe. This doesn’t either. Click here to read.
June 10, 2017 We have many articles about timeshare deeded property and timeshare points. Click here for those articles. We here have the original concept of timeshare deeded property and written many articles about the differences. Research, research, research. Think before making that big expensive decision and remember the resale market is where you can […]
June 9, 2017 Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Warns Of Timeshare Scams In Mexico. It seems a lot of Canadians over the years have invested in timeshare properties in Mexico. A new scheme is being used in Mexico whereby Canadian autos are stolen and someone calls to say they can “assist them” in recovery of […]
June 9, 2017 Group of British expats cuffed over alleged timeshare fraud operation We don’t understand why people who are intelligent enough to buy timeshare and take many years of timeshare vacations using the product they purchased still get scammed when doing a bit of research can prevent getting scammed. Think about it. Research is […]
June 7, 2017 Here Is Another Interesting Article On ” How To Sell Your Timeshare” we reviewed the article and it has very good information if you are thinking of selling your timeshare property. Always good to educate yourselves from other sites other than our website. Click here for the information.
June 7, 2017 Latest TV Scam News In The Cleveland Ohio Area – Video Included we plenty of scam news here at our website. Click this most recent TV video out of Cleveland, Ohio if you live in that area.
June 5, 2017 Hello fellow timeshare owners or prospective timeshare owners. Just ran across this “ad” by a timeshare owner who, I’m sure” paid a pretty penny for a 3 bedroom timeshare in Florida with Westgate Resorts. They are willing to give their deeded unit up for “Zero” cost and with this years maintenance fee’s […]
June 4, 2017 Timeshare Owner Drives To The Phony Timeshare Scammers Office And Finds…. that he had been scammed after sending them $1,000 to get the paper work started. The initial contact came through the mail. The phony scammers followed up by requesting more funds. He realized he could just drive to the address listed and […]
June 2, 2017 Well, I wonder how much new prospective timeshare owners will be asked to pay for deeded weeks or points (Ugh!) at this Marriott resort. Seems to be no end to the prices people are willing to pay for these types of properties. It looks like Marriott has been working on this property […]
June 2, 2017 Have you ever been to a timeshare board meeting where you can actually have a say at your resort? I’ll bet most of you haven’t! My wife and I own 3 deeded weeks of timeshare property at 3 different 5 star rated resorts. We have been to probably 6 annual board meetings […]
June 1, 2017 We mean it when we say, “Yea, for the little guy”. We found this article recently about lawsuits brought against timeshare developers. It’s an article from last year but it gives hope in some states that they are cracking down on unsavory timeshare salespeople and the companies they work for. Click here […]
May 30, 2017 Wow! Have you seen the problems Wyndham Resorts is having with their new website? That’s common whenever a new website is set-up. A new learning curve to figure out. But since my wife and I do not own points we don’t have to worry about all of the confusion. It always boils […]
May 30, 2017 An article by a new timeshare owner who, while still at the resort where he purchased, thought he may have made a mistake and had some questions got ahold of Tug2.net for some quick advice and was able to save his money. Read his story by clicking here. Read the story and if […]
May 30, 2017 High end timeshare scam to Ohio woman. It’s hard to believe but watch this Video and news report about how it happened. Click here for the story.
May 22, 2017 In case you are interested. If you own a timeshare and want out, there are only a few lawfirms who are actually law firms who can do this for you, like this one Fortis Law Group PLC. There are also hundreds of scam companies claiming to be ‘timeshare resale experts’ who even have […]
May 22, 2017 We love these national protection agencies. They do nothing! Another 6 month study into an industry that has been in business for over 20 years. (Diane Terblanche will be part of the panel that will conduct a six-month study on how the vacation ownership industry operated.) What a bunch of noise! But […]
May 20, 2017 Just remember that the original concept of timeshare was one week of vacation every year along with a deed and title, but the concept took a different turn years ago when the Point system was cooked up. With points you really don’t know what you get and to prove it look at the study […]
It Drives Me Crazy About The Debate Between Points And Deeded Timeshare Property! Think People, Think.
May 13, 2017 Take a look at this discussion board about timeshare points and deeded timeshare property. Click here. The next time you take a tour of a timeshare resort, ask yourself ” What really am I buying?” If you like the resort after the salesperson shows you a two or 3 bedroom unit if […]
May 8, 2017 This question was asked by someone on the Tug2.net forum board and there were some good comments. But the one that stood out the most was buying re-sale. We own 3 deeded timeshare properties. Click here for Forum Board Buying points cannot be justified no matter how good t timeshare salesman explains […]
May 5, 2017 It’s a timeshare scam. Again Pretty Websites do not mean it is a legitimate business. You can find plenty of information on our website here referring to this problem all over the world. This is a United Kingdom and Spain related problem or for anyone who has purchased timeshare property in the Tenerife […]
May 1, 2017 If you are interested in stock prices this might be of interest to you, but to the average timeshare owner and potential everyday person it isn’t. I’ll bet however, big money is involved and goes into someone’s pocket. Click here if interested in reading what is going on.
May 1, 2017 I just ran across this article about “writing a timeshare document” before you die”. Click here to read. Interesting information and lots of responses from other timeshare owners. But don’t forget the all important “Beneficiary Deed” if you purchase your timeshare out of state from where you live. Read this. Read this about “Beneficiary Deeded […]
April 28, 2017 United Kingdom Timeshare Owners. Beware of Pretty Timeshare Websites. We would suggest you do a lot of research before even submitting your personal information and timeshare information. Click here to read what was found.
April 27, 2017 The life of a former timeshare salesman who regrets Click Here for the story.
April 26, 2017 Although we do not personally agree with everything that is mentioned in this article, particularly since you can purchase timeshare re-sales on the Secondary Market for as little as $1.00 on sites such as Tug2.net we think this article has excellent information. Click Here to read.
April 24, 2017 Luckily many people found the blog warning on time, but Click here to read the rest Map Photos and Images
April 22, 2017 The title of Direct Timeshare vs. Resale Timeshare Benefits refers to buying at retail from a salesman at any timeshare resort or buying through the Internet for as little as $1.00 or elsewhere from a current customer or anyone looking to get rid of their timeshare for little or nothing. My wife […]
April 22, 2017 This we can agree on. See our article about Deeds vs Points and this recent article on the Tug Bulletin Board.
April 18, 2017 Over the last 15 yrs we have purchased 3 deeded timeshare weeks for $3,400 total. We made sure that the benefits from the original owner carried over to us. Click here for resale benefits.
April 17, 2017 Trudie Broekmann writes a well written article about the Holiday Club and is a Cape Town-based commercial, corporate and consumer lawyer. It follows articles that we have written about in many article on this website. Click Here!
February 6, 2017 St.Thomas – Virgin Islands The bill, which comes as part of Mr. Mapp’s sin tax measure, originally taxed timeshare unit owners $30 per day, but senators decreased the amount to $25. Click here for this insane story.