Timeshare maintenance problems

15:12 17/12/2015

If you have purchased a timeshare, you may not have realised that you have purchased a maintenance contract with it. These contracts are required to be paid every year and can range in cost, from £400 right up to £3,000. Not paying your maintenance contract fee is not an option, unfortunately,

Cancelling timeshare

14:12 11/12/2015

Finding yourself stuck with a timeshare might be as easy as booking a flight to Tenerife. Sometimes that's all it takes. You could just be strolling down the boardwalk or along the beach when a very friendly and talkative individual approaches you. You might initially be suspicious, thinking it is some kind

Timeshare window dressing

15:12 10/12/2015

The appeal of timeshare is not difficult to understand. Perhaps you might not be in favour of getting away to a certain place at a certain time every year but many people around the world are. It offers people security and the promise that their annual holiday will be spent in

Timeshare cancellation is possible

15:12 09/12/2015

Timeshare cancellation is within your reach. Here at Timeshare Help, we know that timeshare cancellation is highly sought after. After all, many of our clients wish they had never got involved in timeshare in the first place. If this sounds like your experience, we would like to hear from you. We know

Terminating your timeshare

13:12 08/12/2015

Timeshare termination is often exactly what owners are looking for after they have signed up. And it frequently doesn't take long for new timeshare owners to start looking for a way out. Timeshare Help has heard from people who had signed up less than a month ago. They have sought our services

Disappointing timeshare ownerships

14:12 07/12/2015

Have you been underwhelmed with your timeshare experience? Perhaps you've been left disappointed or angry? You would not be the first. Timeshare Help has heard directly from many hundreds of people who have complained of bad service and sought our help in terminating their timeshare contracts. When you have paid out thousands of

Timeshare resale companies

13:12 06/12/2015

A new wave of websites offering to resell your timeshare for you have sprung up in the last few years. Timeshare Help has discovered that these timeshare resale companies are often not what they say they are. Most of these companies are simply running an advertising scam. They contact timeshare owners

Value for money of timeshare

13:12 05/12/2015

When timeshare originated, it was good value for money – it offered quality accommodation for reasonable prices. However, times have changed dramatically and timeshare owners are now losing out. The package holiday market has established itself as the kind of competition the timeshare industry always dreaded. They are offering quality resorts

EU's fair trading directive

12:12 04/12/2015

The EU is responsible for a piece of legislation covering Europe which bans the use of misleading or aggressive sales tactics by traders. The directive prohibits the use of “aggressive commercial practices”, as well as the “use of harassment, coercion and undue influence”. Misleading actions and misleading omissions are also included

The timeshare cooling off period

11:12 03/12/2015

Here at Timeshare Help, we have previously explained that you are entitled, as a timeshare owner, to a cooling off period of 14 days after agreeing a contract. In 1992, the Timeshare Act was passed in the UK, which explicitly stated that a 14-day cooling off period would be required. In