Our Personal Timeshare Opinion

This Is How We At TimeshareFun.Com Got Our First Timeshare 15 Yrs Ago

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 […]

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Timeshare Owner Drives To The Phony Timeshare Scammers Office And Finds….

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 […]

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Crystal Shores resort on Marco Island, Florida

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 […]

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What We Like About A Smaller 5 Star Timeshare Resort Vs Larger Franchises!

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 […]

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Yea, For The Little Guy! Do Timeshare Owners Ever Win Lawsuits Against Developers?

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 […]

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The New Club Wyndham Website!

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 […]

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Timeshare Owners Group (Tug2.net) Saved This Timeshare Owner.

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 […]

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Resale scam that cost Ohio woman $35,000

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.

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Timeshare Fraud – the hot new securities fraud

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 […]

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We Love These National Protection Agencies, Don’t You? They Do Nothing!

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 […]

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Timeshare Points Is A Crazy System Of Someone’s Money Grabbing Imagination!

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 […]

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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 […]

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What are the financial benefits of buying a timeshare?

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 […]

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DO NOT PAY THEM A PENNY!

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 […]

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Big Money In Timeshare Spin-Offs….

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.

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Timeshare document in case I die..Great Article But Don’t Forget A “Beneficiary Deed” also.

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 […]

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United Kingdom Timeshare Owners Beware Of Pretty Timeshare Websites!

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.

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Timeshare Salesman Stopped Scamming and Became a Consumer Advocate

April 27, 2017 The life of a former timeshare salesman who regrets Click Here for the story.

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You and the Law: What you need to know about timeshares

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.

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Timeshare Fraud In Tenerife, Spain

April 24, 2017 Luckily many people found the blog warning on time, but Click here to read the rest Map Photos and Images

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Direct Timeshare vs. Resale Timeshare Benefits?

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 […]

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Huge Confusion Exists About Deeded Weeks And Points In The Timeshare Industry….

April 22, 2017 This we can agree on. See our article about Deeds vs Points    and this recent article on the Tug Bulletin Board.

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Purchasing Timeshare Resales – Do Orginal Benefits Carry Over?

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. 

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What’s wrong with the timeshare holiday points industry?

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!

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MAPP’S TIMESHARE TAX BILL, PART OF FIVE-YEAR SIN TAX PLAN, SENT TO SENATE

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.

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Tripped up: The pros and cons of timeshares….

Feb 5, 2017 Timeshare points and the cost to purchase is one crazy scheme – no value Click Here

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Your legal rights: Get the facts before buying a timeshare

Feb 17, 2017 Minnesota Newspaper gives out the standard and recommended advice about the purchase of a timeshare. Click Here.

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“You Won” a Bluegreen Vacation! Wow!

March 31, 2017 Have you received your call yet?  Click Here and see how Action 9 TV helped this woman.

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Diamond Resorts Timeshare 8,000 Points-$24,000

April 13, 2017 I can’t imagine and wonder what the heck people are buying in the point system You are buying air, nothing more. we have written many times about points vs deeded property. $24,000 for 8,000 points. Give  me a break! Click to read this listing

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Provincetown officials try to make lemonade out of Lemonjuice

April 13, 2017 Provincetown officials are trying to make lemonade out of  Click Here

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Take time to vet timeshare resellers

February 27, 2017 Taking your time to check out timeshare resellers takes a bit of time. But our website here can research any key works about most anything.  Check out this good advice. Click here. 

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Gold Coast timeshare fraudster jailed….

March 3, 2017 It’s unbelievable that someone living in his car can scam timeshare victim….Click Here For This Story

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Timeshare Property Deeds…

April 10, 2017 If you own deeded timeshare property and you are wondering how to transfer your timeshare property to another person or potential buyer you may want to consider JustDeeds.com

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Why you should hate time shares…Interesting Perspective and Some Good and Bad Points

March 5, 2017 This author makes some good points Click Here but there other points of view that should be considered. Read our article about how we purchase 3 deeded weeks of timeshare property and have loved every moment of our vacations staying in some of the best resorts in the United States. Your decision

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Action 9 TV Station Helps Get Viewer Money Back From Bluegreen Timeshare Company

No matter how small the  print in timeshare give away vacations and how you read and re-read it sometimes you will need an outside media to embarrass the timeshare company into getting your money back. That’s what this woman did and it worked. Click Here to see how Action 9 TV station did this.  

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Timeshare Appraisal Scam With Tax Implications Land A Con In Trouble

April 1, 2017 It’s so irritating to see these scams after many timeshare owners have been taken. This person preformed over 5,000 timeshare appraisals with the intent of advising the timeshare owner that the timeshare owner will get appraisal values as a write-off through IRS deductions. In this case this person or persons took in […]

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Three flat screen TVs stolen from vacant York County timeshare – Destroying people’s fun!

Three flat screen TVs stolen from vacant York County timeshare – Destroying people’s fun! Click this link. http://wydaily.com/2017/03/22/police-three-flat-screen-tvs-stolen-from-vacant-york-county-timeshare/   The resort: http://www.kingscreekplantation.com/

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Timeshare Market to Gain Significantly during 2017-2021

We believe the timeshare market will gain in the years the article says. Click the link below. Then check out how you can buy your vacations on the “Used” market where we purchased our 3 deeded weeks for less than $3,400 over the 15 years we have been vacationing.  http://www.openpr.com/news/478948/The-U-S-Vacation-Ownership-Timeshare-Market-to-Gain-Significantly-during-2017-2021-Driven-by-Rising-HNWI-Population.html Check out 3 resorts where […]

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Orlando ‘Wolf’ fleeces timeshare victims out of $3.3

Timeshare “Wolf” Finally Caught In Orlando, Florida It amazes us here at “Timesharefun.com” that there are still scam artist taking advantage of older timeshare owners. We are in our 70’s and we are totally taken back about the money the scam artist get away with. In this case 3.3 million from elderly timeshare owners. WoW! […]

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Timeshare schemes are more like a life sentence, but is it all bad?

When You Can Buy Timeshare Deeded Weeks For As Little As $1.00 We Don’t Necessarily Agree With The Article, But Click Here & You Judge CHOICE is calling on the Australian Securities and Investment Commission to regulate the industry, asking operators to disclose costs upfront, annual fees and the minimum spend of a first year […]

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RCI Points VS RCI Platinum

Timeshare Information From A Different Source RCI Points Vs RCI Platinum – Click Here Timeshare Travel Options – Car Rentals, Hotels, Airlines

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Villas de Santa Fe, 400 Griffin Street, Santa Fe, New Mexico (RCI)

An Outstanding Timeshare Resort In New Mexico Photos and Images Maps Travel Options  

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Latest News About Mexico Timeshare FRAUD – How To Spot A Scam News Article!

How Do You Handle A Timeshare Scam? Click Here Is Anybody Doing Anything About Fraud – Click Here The Mexico Resale/Bank Wire Scam Click Here For Travel Options Of All Types  

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Can Timeshare Vacations Properties Bring Families Together?

It Can Bring Families Together If They Want To. Isn’t that the reason most families considerd timeshare properties initially? Read This Article For Other Views Some Travel Options Here    

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Are All Timeshare Websites The Same?

Mexico Tourist Advisory Website Click Here And Compare Their Website To Ours

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The Truth About Timeshares – DaveRamsey.com

Want to know what Dave Ramsey Thinks? Click Here. Read What Damsey Says. Educate Yourself and You Decide. We agree to a certain extent. We own 3 deeded timeshare properties all purchased thru the Internet resale market. We have owned these for 15 years and have had the most luxury vacations anyone could have asked for. […]

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Best Timeshare For 2017 – Consumer Affairs

Best Timeshare For 2017 – Consumer Affairs – Click Here This is a simple easy to read and overall review of  most of the timeshare companies around the world. Keep in mind your best bet is purchasing a timeshare property on the resale market. Not necessarily a timeshare property from these large franchise companies. Take […]

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Another Authors Advice On Timeshares

Click Here For Quick Information Quick Trip Travel Options Here!

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Some timeshares not worth time, money

Article Worth Reading Below Some timeshares not worth time, money Options when traveling

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Re-Sale Timeshare Prices Currently Until Jan. 31, 2017

Sale of these Breezy Point timeshare units are only good until the end of January 2017. These prices are less than what you can rent these units for regularly. Breezy Point is a timeshare Resort in northern Minnesota. Outstanding values we have never seen prices this law on the resale Market. Call Breezy Point ant […]

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