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 […]

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 […]