Our Personal Timeshare Opinion

Timeshare Scammers and How They Operate! Beware! Do Your Research…

As timeshares have grown more popular throughout the years, a growing number opportunistic scammers and dishonest people have become established in this industry, by using the hype to their own advantage. They have come up with all kinds of elaborate schemes with sophicated ideas to reel innocent timeshare owners of whatever cash they can get. […]

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Timeshare Scammers – Read And Learn from it!

It was a dream vacation for Joice Lynn and her husband Todd. “We did one of those all inclusive places. Just really great,” said Joice Lynn. Several year ago, they spent a week in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. They liked it so much, they bought a timeshare at Fishermen’s Village Beachfront Resort and Spa. “The […]

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Timeshare Property and Its Benefits-2015

Whenever you plan your winter or summer vacations, you should consider buying timeshares. These are units that are bought for a specific period of time, the most common of which are weekly timeshares, but you may also extend that period. There are a lot of things you can do on this kind of unit. You […]

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All About Timeshares – 2015

All About Timeshare In Simple Easy To Understand Language. Why spend $150,000 on a vacation home when you could get one for as little as $1.00 on the resale market? That’s part of the value of timeshares. By combining forces with other buyers, you can get a vacation home for a fraction of the price […]

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Timeshare Scammers vs Happy Timeshare Owners!

OK,we agree that there are timeshare scammers out there. We own 3 timeshare properties. Two in Minnesota and One in Missouri. We are in our 70’s. We purchased all three from owners in some of these videos who have complained to various new channels around the country. Some are legitimate claims and some are from […]

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Confessions Of A Timeshare Scammer Who Got A Conscience! Still Good People Are Out There!

Confessions Of A Timeshare Scammer Who Got A Conscience! Still Good People Our There! We ran across this article and felt it was worth adding to our post. It’s easy to condemn someone who went to work for a bad timeshare resale outfit. There is always two sides to a story. Although, we here at […]

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2015 TimeShareFun News – Start Your Timeshare Research Right Here.

2015 TimeShareFun News – Start Your Timeshare Research Right Here.

2015 TimeShareFun News – Start Your Timeshare Research Right Here. My wife and I want to thank all of you who have visited us during 2014. As we have indicated many times over the years, we love our timeshare vacations. In fact, we have paid for our 2015 timeshare vacations using our “coffee budget” formula. […]

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Timesharefun and traveling in Europe by train with “The Man in Seat 61…”

Timesharefun and traveling in Europe by train with “The Man in Seat 61…”

“Outside of vacationing in timeshare condos we like to motorscooter during the warm months of Minnesota. But my wife has been to Europe and stayed in hostels and taken trains. She like the information provided by: “The Man in Seat 61…” for timeshare owners who also like to travel by train in the European countries. […]

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Timeshare Users Group, Guest Newsletter, What They Offer…

My wife and I highly recommend a subscription to: Tug2.net before considering the purchase to a timeshare vacation property or resort. Timeshare Users Group, Guest Newsletter, What They Offer… TUG – Timeshare Users Grouphttp://www.tug2.net/ FREE TUG Newsletter!! … Free Timeshare Users Group Newsletter Signup! … This is a quick way to see how our members […]

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Timeshare Points programs

Timeshare Points programs Resort-based points programs can be sold as deeded and as right to use for a certain number of years or months. Timeshare Points based resorts at the beginning of every year give the owners a certain number of points equal to the level of original purchase. The owner in a points program […]

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Why You Need A Timeshare Beneficiary Title & Deed – If You Purchased Timeshare In Or Out Of State!

Beneficiary Deeds : Why Timeshares Should Have a Beneficiary Deedhttp://deedmonkey.com/pt/blog/default.aspx?id=14&t=Why-Timeshares-Should-Have-a-Beneficiary Probate Of Timeshares Can Be Expensive. If an individual dies owning a timeshare, their heirs may needlessly pay thousands in probate expense. A probate for a … What Is A Timeshare Beneficiary Deed? – Avoid Probate In …https://www.timesharefun.com/2014/09/14/timeshare-resorts-rci-ii-videos-photos-146/ timeshare resorts, rci, ii, videos, photos … […]

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Manhattan Club Lawsuits – News Articles. We report, You decide…

Manhattan Club Lawsuits – News Articles. We report, You decide… This can be a problem when you own points. A deed to a specific week is the only way timeshare should be sold. That’s what we own. A deed is like buying a house. It is recorded in the local courthouse in the county where […]

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Timeshare Donations And Tax Credits By The IRS

Timeshare Donations And Tax Credits By The IRS

Timeshare Donations And Tax Credits By The IRS OK, we get it. We understand, as you get older, and your family has vacationed in timeshare units for 10-20 years and now you want to get rid of a timeshare property or properties you can no longer use and your kids don’t want to pay maintenance […]

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Directory – Finding Your Way Around

Hello Everyone, We just got back from a non-timeshare vacation to Bend, Oregon. We had a wonderful time visiting our daughter and her boyfriend. We did not use a timeshare on this vacation because we were able to stay “free” if we would fly out and visit our daughter for a couple of weeks. We […]

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Interval International Overview & Our Timeshare Experiences Over The Last 13 Years…

Interval International Overview & Our Timeshare Experiences Over The Last 13 Years…

This video below will give you a quick overview of Interval International’s system and how it works whether you are an II member or a RCI member or just someone interested in how timeshare works. My wife and I have been members for 13 years and we love the fond memories of all the 5 […]

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Timeshare WiFi Charges – Be Prepared

If you are exchanging to timeshare resorts other than your own, do some homework if you plan to take your iPad or computers along. Call the resorts beforehand and ask about Internet charges. More and more timeshare owners today use their computers for uploading pictures or taking care of personal business while on their vacations. […]

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Why You Need A Timeshare Beneficiary Title & Deed – If You Purchased Timeshare In Or Out Of State!

Why You Need A Timeshare Beneficiary Title & Deed – If You Purchased Timeshare In Or Out Of State! Here are nine states were: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Since 2007, Minnesota, Montana, and Oklahoma have also passed such laws, bringing the current total to twelve. More states will […]

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Timeshare Perspectives From Other Timeshare Owners…

Timeshare Perspectives From Other Timeshare Owners… My wife and I are biased timeshare owners. We only believe in the original concept of timeshare ownership. You own one week and you exchange for one week. We are not advocates of the RCI or other Points systems. Think about it. You have 52 weeks in a year. […]

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About Us and Deeded Timeshare vs Points Timeshare

About Us and Deeded Timeshare vs Points Timeshare Deeded timeshare vs Points Timeshare This is our opinion only of Deeded timeshare vs Points timeshare programs. Think about it before making your decision to invest in a timeshare property. The original concept was a deeded title of ownership for a week of vacation time at a […]

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Mathematically, Why Timeshare Makes Sense To Us – Because We Purchased On The Timeshare Resale Market…

Mathematically, Why Timeshare Makes Sense To Us – Because We Purchased On The Timeshare Resale Market… Here’s why…. Twelve years ago we purchased a Prime summer timeshare week at Tree Top Village at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri. We purchased a two bedroom circular built timeshare unit built on the hillside overlooking “Lake of the […]

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Timeshare Hostages! How To Avoid Being Held….

Timeshare Hostages! How To Avoid Being Held…. Have you ever been a hostage, or so it seems, to a timeshare presentation during your vacation that was supposed to last 90 minutes? Well, we have and we should have known better. Over the last 13 years, we have been to over 20 timeshare presentations. We own […]

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Check Out “Timesharing Today” – Keep Current!

Check Out “Timesharing Today” – Keep Current! This is a must have magazine if your own timeshare vacation properties or are thinking of purchasing a Timeshare on either the resale market or the retail market. My wife and I have suscribed for many years and it is well worth it. Stayed tuned to the market. […]

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Why You Need A Timeshare Beneficiary Title & Deed – If You Purchased Timeshare In Or Out Of State!

Why You Need A Timeshare Beneficiary Title & Deed – If You Purchased Timeshare In Or Out Of State! Here are nine states were: Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, and Wisconsin. Since 2007, Minnesota, Montana, and Oklahoma have also passed such laws, bringing the current total to twelve. More states will […]

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RCI & II Resort timeshare Experiences Is About Our Personal Experiences and Some Advice…..

RCI & II Resort timeshare Experiences Is About Our Personal Experiences and Some Advice….. ​ ​***Click Here For Our Latest Blog Posts*** ​* We include links to thousands of RCI and II Resorts – Worldwide * New Resorts Added Daily (Refresh Browser Often)​ * International & USA timeshare Reesorts – Right Side of Page​ ​* […]

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Are Timeshare Points, Credits Or Whatever You Call It Making Timeshare Exchanging More Difficult?

Are Timeshare Points, Credits Or Whatever You Call It Making Timeshare Exchanging More Difficult for Interval Owners?   This is our personal opinion based on our experiences with owning 3 deeded timeshare weeks.   The original concept of vacation timeshare ownership is owning specific deeded timeshare vacation property. This is what we own – specific […]

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Timeshare Travel & Family Games – To Enjoy!

Timeshare Travel & Family Games – To Enjoy Over the last 13 years we owned 3 deeded weeks of timeshare vacations and when our kids were in elementary school and high school, we traveled mostly by car to our timeshare resort locations. 39 timeshare vacations at 5 star luxury resorts. Our kids now have their […]

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Inheriting A Timeshare – What If You Don’t Want?

This is brought up by many people. Parents who have purchased and used their timeshare vacation properties for 10 – 20 years, pass away leaving their timeshare property to their children. Many of today’s younger generation live such hurried life styles they do not want the responsibility of paying for the timeshare vacations they once […]

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Timeshare Resorts And Points vs Deeds – Another Difference We Forgot To Mention

If you don’t know already by reading posts or reading pages on our timesharefun.com website, my wife and I own 3 deeded week that we purchased over the years, on the resale market, from people who were interested in selling their deeded timeshare weeks for little or nothing. We have attended many timeshare vacations over […]

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Timeshare Points And The Unrealistic Logic Of It! – A Personal Opinion!

Timeshare Points And The Unrealistic Logic Of It! – A Personal Opinion!

Timeshare Points And The Unrealistic Logic Of It! – A Personal Opinion! I want to repeat that this is my personal opinion only. You can make your own decision about Timeshare Points and Deeded Weeks. This is a logical approach and very simple in the opinion of my wife and I. We own 3 deeded […]

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Gorgeous view of a timeshare resort.

Timeshare Addict – I Wouldn’t Do It!

Timeshare Addict – I wouldn’t do it – but apparently someone does. I just had to review this video called, “timeshare slayer”. The video is clear and the presenter tells how he and his family stay at timeshare resorts for very little money because all he has to do is take a 90 minute timeshare […]

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Timeshare Donations And Tax Credits By The IRS

Timeshare Donations And Tax Credits By The IRS

OK, we get it. We understand, as you get older, and your family has vacationed in timeshare units for 10-20 years and now you want to get rid of a timeshare property or properties you can no longer use and your kids don’t want to pay maintenance fee’s. What do you do? You now feel […]

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Timeshare Investigation by 20/20

Timeshare Investigation by 20/20

Timeshare Investigation by 20/20 From time to time we bring back articles regarding timeshare resorts and their salespeople promises. We still believe in owning only deeded timeshare property. We do not believe in points pushed initially by RCI and now also Wyndham timeshare resorts. That’s our opinion only. We own 3 deeded timeshare weeks purchased […]

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Timeshare Resales and Right of First Refusal, What does It Mean?

Timeshare Resales and Right of First Refusal, What does It Mean?

This clause in a timeshare contract is a question you should ask about. The problem is that a purchase of a timeshare during a presentation can be stressful and almost 100% of the people buying would never even think about it during the closing process. What it means to my wife and I is a […]

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ABC News Beware of Timeshare Assessment fees By EndTimeshare.com

ABC News Beware of Timeshare Assessment fees By EndTimeshare.com

Note: One of the things that new buyers of timeshare units overlook is the annual maintenance fee’s. The timeshare salespeople avoid getting into this usually because the first day offer usually includes the maintenance fee’s the first year. Here’s how it works. At almost all timeshare resorts, including the 3 resorts where my wife and […]

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Timeshare Donations – Get Tax Credit When You Donate – Beware!

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Time Share Scams in Mexico – Bamboozeled – A NPR Radio Interview

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Dial An Exchange-USA (An Option Other Than II Or RCI)

Dial An Exchange-USA (An Option Other Than II Or RCI)

Welcome to Dial An Exchange! With one of the most innovative, friendly and customer focused exchange systems available, youll love the DAE difference. We bel… [ccw-atrib-link]

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Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa in Orlando, FL

Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa in Orlando, FL

The scenic lakefront Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa is a lush tropical paradise located less than 10 minutes from world famous theme parks like Walt Disney Worl… [ccw-atrib-link]

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Timeshares – Don’t Get Pressured

Timeshares – Don’t Get Pressured

travelwishtv.com Sometimes you will go to a timeshare sales pitch and the salespeople and sales manager will try their best to pressure you into making a pur… [ccw-atrib-link]

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Can A Resort Block Your Timeshare Sale? — April 2013 Article — Courthouse News Service

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Breezy Point Timeshare Vacation….Here we come! May 24, 2014

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Marriott Timeshare Vacations Is a Free-Cash-Generating, Deal-Closing Machine – May 3, 2014

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Callers target timeshare owners for a new scam – May 2, 2014 ADI News Services

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Stay at a Timeshare Without Owning One!….by Jennifer Gutierres on May 1, 2014

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Looking Forward To Our Breezy Point, MN Timeshare Vacation Next Month – 2014

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Letter We Wrote In Response To The AARP Article About “Timeshares Being Worst Investment”

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AARP Home » Money » Saving & Investing »5 Bad Money Moves……April-May 2014

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Legally, are RCI timeshare points, considered deeded property?

          My wife and I do not believe in the RCI point system. This is our opinion based on our results of exchanging over the last 13 yrs of timeshare ownership. We own 3 deeded weeks of timeshare vacation properties, all purchased for pennies on the dollar on the resale market […]

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Should I Convert My Timeshare To RCI Points?

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Royal Holiday Timeshare Investigation By 20/20 TV Show

Royal Holiday Timeshare Investigation By 20/20 TV Show

RCI – the largest timeshare vacation exchange network in the world … http://www.rci.com/ A world of memories is yours with RCI. As the world’s largest and most experienced vacation exchange company, RCI enhances the value of your vacation … Note: The video below was taken sometime ago and aired on 20/20 news. It is worth watching. […]

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