Holidaymakers Targeted By Timeshare Scratch Card Scam

Friday 30th August 2019

Officials on the Caribbean Island of St Maarten have issued a warning regarding the resurgence of a particularly deceptive scam designed to lure unwitting holidaymakers with the promise of free gifts and prizes.
The scam, is a tried and tested method, and has been around for far too long. Individuals working for rogue […]

Diamond Resort CEO says millennials will invest in timeshare.

Thursday 29th August 2019

The timeshare industry has been experiencing positive financial growth over the last few years, proving despite all the negative press people are still buying timeshares.
Mike Flaskey, CEO of Diamond Resorts sat down with Yahoo Finance and explained how Diamond Resorts have changed their business model and are targeting the next generation of […]

Marriott Timeshare Expands Membership Benefits?

Wednesday 28th August 2019

MVC members are now offered a chance to use a new house sharing facility through Marriott Bonvoy, but how much will this cost timeshare owners?
Vacation rental sites are now extremely popular and provide a great way for people to vacation. Vacation rental platforms such as Airbnb, VRBO and HomeAway have millions of […]

Another Successful Claim

Tuesday 27th August 2019

Mercantile Claims have successfully helped thousands of clients successfully reclaim money from timeshares and holiday products that have been mis-sold to them.
We are one of the UK’s leading timeshare termination and claims management specialists and fully regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Today, we are delighted to be able to share with you […]

Is Wyndham Destinations planning to target new owners

Friday 23rd August 2019

Timeshare giant, Wyndham Destinations, has announced it will be adding 140 jobs to its Orlando call centre, as part of a drive to market new members to its timesharing products.
Wyndham reports strong growth and success in gaining new members for both Club Wyndham and WorldMark by Wyndham. The additional 140 call centre […]

Successful Timeshare Termination

Thursday 22nd August 2019

Mercantile claims has successfully terminated timeshares for thousands of clients desperate to end their nightmare obligations. Happily, today, we can share with you the story of one family, who’s timeshare nightmare started back in 1995.
Whilst visiting their favourite holiday location in Mallorca, our clients were approached by some individuals working for a […]

Timeshare Scammer Sentenced To Jail

Wednesday 21st August 2019

Fraudster from Las Vegas has been sentenced to prison for devising and carrying out a complex telemarketing scheme for 10 years.
Michael Kroger from Las Vegas has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for defrauding more than 1,000 timeshare owners in a scam which netted him more than $780,000. Kroger changed his […]

Attorney General Sues Timeshare Exit Company

Tuesday 20th August 2019

The Attorney General for Arkansas is suing a company that promised to get people out of their timeshares but failed to deliver.
The company based in Missouri has been targeting timeshare owners all over the US, but officials in Arkansas say they will no longer tolerate their residents being ripped off by unscrupulous […]

Elderly Couple Sue Wyndham

Friday 16th August 2019

An elderly couple in the US have issued legal proceedings against Wyndham Destinations, for allegations of fraud and deceptive business practices.
The couple who are in their 70’s, claim that Wyndham sales representatives made multiple false and misleading statements, coercing them into signing up to a timeshare contract.
The elderly couple attended the sales […]

One Of Britain’s Most Wanted Fugitives Jailed For Fraud

Thursday 15th August 2019

Mark Acklom conned his victim out of nearly £300,000, then went on the run for five years.
Serial fraudster Mark Acklom has finally been caught and jailed after years on the run. His victim Carolyn Woods lost nearly £300,000 of her life savings and has been left devastated by the conman. The mother […]