Disney Vacation Club, unlike many other brands in the timeshare industry is incredibly popular. In fact, there is often a waiting list for people wanting to join the exclusive club. But the prices match the popularity of the sought-after fairy-tale getaway. Disney Vacation Club is arguably the most reputable and sought-after timeshare […]
Another Successful Claim
Tuesday 25th May 2021
Unfortunately, timeshare owners are often singled out and targeted by unscrupulous companies who look to take advantage of the trusting nature of owners, and who also might be in need of assistance after suffering for years of financial hardship due to their unwanted timeshares.
Timeshare owners are some of the worst off consumers. […]
Regulators told to throw the book at timeshare industry
Wednesday 19th May 2021
Vulnerable people who are close to retirement are worried their timeshare burdens will be passed on to loved ones in a new report issued by Australian consumer watchdog.
The consumer group has launched an appeal to government regulators stating that consumers are stuck in timeshare contracts that sometimes last for 99 years. In […]
Another win for our clients!
Monday 17th May 2021
Today’s successful claim highlights another great problem we see in the timeshare industry and that is the issue of upselling customers. Not always a bad thing, it gives customers the opportunity to upgrade or change their memberships, accordingly, provided it fits their needs and is affordable. The problem with timeshare is that […]
Feel trapped by your timeshare?
Wednesday 12th May 2021
You may have had your timeshare for years, during the glory days when they were more popular and represented good value for money. Or you are new to the world of timeshare and although you have enjoyed a few holidays, it simply has not lived up to expectations.
Timeshares were very popular in […]
Is a global pandemic a good reason to get rid of a timeshare?
Monday 10th May 2021
If the Covid-19 Pandemic can teach us anything it is that time and money are precious. Time with our families and friends has been hard during the pandemic and for many more people money has been tight because of job losses and furlough schemes. So, spending money on something that seems like […]
Romance scam – woman faces bankruptcy after cruel scam
Wednesday 5th May 2021
A woman from the West Midlands has told the BBC how she handed over nearly £113,000 to a man she thought she was in a relationship with.
Ms Elwell has been forced to go to the police after the person she thought she was in a relationship with claimed his life was in […]
Tuesday 4th May 2021
A lot of can change in the world of timeshare and with the travel and leisure industry looking to gear up for summer and a possible boom in business after the Coronavirus epidemic, we thought it would be interesting to see who is doing what in the world of timeshare and is […]
Another Win for Mercantile Claims
Wednesday 28th April 2021
The team at Mercantile Claims work extremely hard to gain successful outcomes for our timeshare owners. Many of our clients come to us after having experienced years of hardship and distress at the hands of unscrupulous companies who have often targeted them simply because they own a timeshare. These fraudulent companies know […]
5 scams that could end up breaking your bank
Tuesday 27th April 2021
The COVID-19 Pandemic has not only thrust the world into chaos but with record numbers of people now working from home, scammers have taken the opportunity to use the pandemic to target more and more people. Record numbers of scams have sprung up over the last year and with so many of […]