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Timeshare Resort Scams Help

What are timeshare resort scams? How do resort scams affect you as a consumer? Are you a victim of a timeshare resort scam? What rights do you have as a consumer if you believe you are a victim of a timeshare resort scam? Consumers are asking themselves these questions daily, before, and after they have purchased a timeshare from a resort. Many of these consumers do not have any idea that they are victims until they have indeed purchased.

Timeshare Resort scams are any sort of misrepresentation, or deceptive sales practices that happen to consumers when they buy a timeshare. If you purchased a timeshare in the past ten years, odds are you are a victim. Many timeshare owners are unaware they are actually a victim, until they start to use their timeshare. Generally first year of use on any new purchase is the following year, unless it is a bi-annual, or tri-annual contract. So some consumers might not know for two, or three years. By this time the stated rescission period in the contract is obviously over, and they are left thinking they cannot get out of the contract.

When first finding out that you are a victim of a resort scam, you need to assess all the facts form your purchase. These facts are very important, they will help you cancel a fraudulent contract, and possibly get your money back. You have rights as a consumer, contrary to what the resort staff tells you. Most of the time, consumers find these facts out when they call the resort, and try to use the timeshare.

The resorts first job, when you find these facts out, is to spin you around, and make it seem like you are the one who is in the wrong. Resorts with use any means necessary to keep you in your timeshare, including threats of legal action, if YOU do not continue to pay for the timeshare. This in the timeshare cancellation industry, we call scare tactics. The resort wants to scare you into submission. They know they are wrong, but until you process any type of formal complaint; the resort is exempt from action. They will try to brow beat, threaten, or coerce you into keeping your timeshare.

This is why you need Timeshare-Answers. We are a professional consumer advocacy company that specializes in helping timeshare owners cancel timeshare contracts. We have helped over 19,000 clients worldwide. We are the most experienced company in the timeshare industry. We have canceled over $45,000,000 in contractually obligated debt for our clients, and recovered over $1,600,000 of consumers’ money. If you are a timeshare owner, and believe you have been a victim of a resort scam, call Timeshare-Answers now for a free consultation. Let our team of experts help you in your time of need.