Charities Warn pandemic has created a new wave of scammers

Wednesday 4th November 2020

The charity commission has warned that scammers are taking advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic and charitable organisations need to be extra vigilant to protect themselves and their donors from becoming victims of fraud.
The charity regulator looked at the type of frauds that have been reported and warned that scams are preying on […]

Customers demand compensation from Amigo Loans  

Tuesday 3rd November 2020

Troubled lender Amigo Loans shares have crashed as the lender struggles with a barrage of customer complaints. The company specialises in offering loans to individuals with low or poor credit ratings on the provision the loans are backed by friends or relatives if a person fails to make repayments.
Amigo came to the […]

Another Successful Claim

Thursday 15th October 2020

Have you ever been lured into a timeshare presentation with the promise of a free gift? Perhaps the latest iPad, a free weekend away or even a fancy meal at a posh restaurant? Well you would not be alone; thousands of people attend timeshare presentations every year not fully knowing what to […]

Why is Timeshare a bad investment?

Thursday 8th October 2020

A timeshare sales agent will promise you great value holidays all over the world in first-class accommodation. However, they often do not deliver on their promises made in the sales pitch.
What the salesperson won’t tell you is timeshare and holiday products should never be viewed as a financial investment, it is simply […]

Another Successful Claim

Thursday 24th September 2020

At Mercantile Claims we have the pleasure of achieving successful claims for thousands of clients for products that were mis-sold to them. Our greatest reward comes when we are able to give our clients good news and let them know the financial worry and stress they have been under is over and […]

FBI warns Mexican timeshare scams are on the rise.

Tuesday 22nd September 2020

American holidaymakers that own timeshare interests in Mexico are being warned about a surge in fraudulent schemes targeting the popular tourist location.
Mexican timeshare scams are nothing new as, for Americans, it is by far the most popular tourist destination. According to American news channel CNBC, of the 126 million households in the […]

Is a timeshare really worth it?

Friday 18th September 2020

If you are the sort of family or couple who enjoys taking a holiday at the same time and place every single year, year after year, then a timeshare might be right for you!
Similarly, if you do not enjoy planning your own holiday and you prefer to chose from a limited experience […]

Successful Claim

Thursday 17th September 2020

Mercantile Claims are one of the UK’s leading timeshare termination and claims management companies and fully regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. We have successfully reclaimed millions of pounds to clients who have had timeshares and holiday products mis-sold to them.
We are delighted to be able to share with our readers another […]

September marks the start of Oddfellows Friendship month

Wednesday 2nd September 2020

This annual event is held every year and aims to encourage people to connect with others in their community. The event highlights the growing concern of loneliness in our elderly and vulnerable members of society.
At the turn of the year, 2020, the world was hit by a pandemic, and millions of people […]