Lies told to sell timeshare

15:08 04/08/2015

Sales representatives are notorious around the world for not exactly being truthful. When it comes to timeshare, these reps appear to be even less trustworthy. Timeshare Help has heard just about all the lies they tell people in order to get their signature on the purchase contract. One of the most

Mr and Mrs A, Manchester

12:08 04/08/2015

We had a timeshare sold to us at the Oak Plantation Resort in Florida in the summer of 2000. It was a relaxing place to be so we thought it would be nice to be able to spend our holidays there. The weather was great, we liked the people and

Timeshare cancellation period

09:08 04/08/2015

If you've bought a timeshare in the EU, you will have been entitled to a cancellation period. During this time, you would have been allowed to cancel your ownership without having to pay and penalties and without having to explain your reasons for doing so. However, the most common problem faced

Timeshare exchange system

16:08 03/08/2015

The timeshare industry features a way for owners to swap their time for another week or region. The EU's companies responsible for offering this exchange system are all based in the UK: RCI and Interval International, which are both subsidiaries of American firms, and Dial an Exchange (DaE) and United

Mr and Mrs M, Aberdeen

15:08 03/08/2015

Orange Lake Resorts sold us our timeshare in 2010. We were told that we would be able to have incredible holidays in Florida when we wanted and that we would benefit from cheaper flights. It turned out, surprisingly to us but apparently not surprising to other people, that these were just

Maintenance contract fees ill spent

07:08 03/08/2015

If you are paying annual maintenance contract fees to your timeshare club and you are unhappy with the way they are seemingly being spent, Timeshare Help may be able to help you terminate your maintenance contract. Many of our clients have complained to us of paying extortionate annual fees and receiving

Timeshare ownership democracy

15:07 31/07/2015

The timeshare industry likes to claim that it is a democratically run industry, however Timeshare Help knows that this is largely untrue. Most resorts are run by the developer, which can allow them to manipulate timeshare owners' experiences to turn a greater profit. It has been estimated that only 30% of

Mr and Mrs P, Cornwall

11:07 31/07/2015

We were approached by Mertex Investments with the offer of purchasing a timeshare with RCI and later discovered that they had ripped us off. Our suspicions were initially raised when we did not receive any paperwork in relation to our membership or purchase conditions. All we had was a receipt

Timeshare cancellation

08:07 31/07/2015

Timeshare Help could offer you the best chance of securing a timeshare cancellation by terminating your maintenance contract or making a no win no fee claim for your money back. It is possible that we could pursue both actions. Cancelling a timeshare can be done without any costs to pay during

Timeshare resale

15:07 30/07/2015

Here at Timeshare Help, we have unfortunately heard from many different clients who have said that they were scammed into buying a second timeshare. These timeshare resale scams typically involve a company cold calling an owner to ask whether they are interesting in selling their timeshare. Since – as has been