Our Personal Timeshare Opinion
Today’s Timeshares Provide Flexibility And Variety Owning a timeshare used to mean traveling to the same resort, at the same time, year after year. No more! That concept of timeshare is now outdated. Thankfully, timeshares are increasingly more hip to the needs of today’s customers, who want more flexibility and variety from their vacations. Whether […]
Visiting Orlando Chamber Regional Chamber of Commerce Guide Things To Do In Orlando, Florida while on your timesharefun vacation. Orlando is centrally located in the state of Florida, with the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Gulf of Mexico to the west. With over two million people, Orlando is the state’s third largest metropolis. […]
A Husband and Wife Team , In Colorado, Want To Help Timeshare Owners. Timeshares to most people are stressful and costly financial obligations they’ve been burdened with for months or even years. With the mortgage payments, maintenance fees, special assessments and the entire timeshare contract, it can be an overwhelming hardship to deal with. Want […]
Nov. 15, 2017 If you are thinking of traveling to the Washington, DC area here is a listing of timeshare resorts you might be looking at. We here, at timesharefun.com have been to several and enjoyed their units and amenities offered every time we exchanged. We are not fond of winter but have enjoyed each […]
Nov. 4, 2017 October 31, 2017 A widow of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks is among a group of consumers who tell Better Business Bureau (BBB) they lost thousands of dollars to Springfield, Mo.-based Martin Management Group after entering into agreements to have the company liquidate timeshare property. ========================================== What’s wrong with this picture? The […]
Nov. 4, 2017 Holdout widow settles with Westgate Resorts for sale of condo… We have written about this situation several times in the past. Evidently, it is now settled. It was the typical David and Goliath story from biblical times. Click Here for past posts. We have exchanged into quite a few Westgate resorts over the years […]
1. Are you on thinking about seeking used timeshares? 2. Are you tired of hearing the sales pitches of timeshare salesmen? 3. Here is the remedy, consider purchasing a previous owners timeshare on the timeshare resale market. The leading essential standard is the cost, so do your research as well as research study the rates of […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Sept. 1, 2017 We will do some more research, but here is the current Texas resorts we have listed. Click here
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 […]
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 […]