Can you afford to keep paying for a timeshare you don’t want?

Monday 18th January 2021

With tourism a thing of the past for the foreseeable future and people having less disposable income, paying for a timeshare seems like an expense that is simply not worth it. In fact, timeshares are simply not worth it, not worth the money and certainly not worth the trouble that comes hand […]

Important notice from Mercantile Claims

Thursday 7th January 2021

Further to our previous correspondence, you will no doubt be aware that it has now been announced that the Spanish branch of Club La Costa (UK) Plc has been placed into liquidation. This includes all of the Spanish companies owned and operated by CLC.
Given the way that the timeshare industry works, it […]

A fantastic result for our clients

Tuesday 5th January 2021

Timeshare can be a tricky business. Contracts are notoriously difficult to get out of and it takes a specialist team of timeshare experts with years of experience to negotiate a successful outcome for an owner who may have been mis-led into purchasing one. Mercantile Claims have enjoyed many years of helping people […]

Timeshares are not worth the money or the hassle!

Tuesday 22nd December 2020

No matter how you try to spin, advertise, and even lie! Timeshares are simply not worth the money, no matter what you are told in a sales presentation. The good news is that although a contract you entered may seem watertight and the resort has thrown every possible obstacle in your way […]

Timeshare resort back in the headlines again

Monday 7th December 2020

A timeshare resort in Scotland is back in the headlines this week for a major security breach which could lead to serious trouble with the ICO (Information Commissioners Office).
The resort was previously in the headlines, only weeks ago, with timeshare owners unhappy after a series of redundancies had been made at the […]

Scams increase by 400%

Friday 4th December 2020

Did you know fraud and scams have increased by an incredible 400% since the start of the year? And coronavirus has not helped matters, scammers are, just like many of us, also working from home, and this year seem to have stepped up their game as we see more and more new […]

Maintenance fees, the painful reminder!

Thursday 3rd December 2020

It’s that time of year again most timeshare owners dread and a very painful reminder that we are locked into paying for something that, we may not be able to use as often as we would like, we overpaid for in the first place and has been a regretful purchase.
Perhaps your timeshare […]

Judge rules against Timeshare resort

Tuesday 17th November 2020

A federal judge in Florida has ruled against timeshare resort Club Exploria in favour of a law firm who helped timeshare owners get out of their unwanted contracts. Club Exploria had accused the firm of encouraging owners to end their timeshare agreements in a lawsuit which has been ongoing for the last […]

Another Successful Claim

Wednesday 11th November 2020

At Mercantile Claims we have the opportunity to help thousands of clients unburden themselves from the financial stress that comes with timeshare and holiday club memberships. We are always very proud when our hardworking team achieve success and can claim back money from mis-sold timeshares, which more than likely, have caused the […]

Why do so many people want to cancel their timeshares?

Friday 6th November 2020

There are many reasons that you may want to exit your timeshare, but one thing is certain, you are not alone. There are many others that for varying reasons, are desperate to exit the burden of timeshare ownership.
The fact is that timeshare is an impulse purchase, one that most people did not […]