Westgate Myrtle Beach Timeshare Review

We bought a Westgate timeshare in 2007 while vacationing at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Worst mistake ever!

We finished paying for the $16,000 timeshare a few years ago, which was almost double in price with their high interest rate. I received the deed a couple years ago, and have been paying maintenance fees since this January when I did not pay by the due date. I just got a letter in the mail this week that I am going to be sent to a collection agency.

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Timeshare Rescission Experience at The Flamingo, Las Vegas

We were pressured into purchasing a time share in Las Vegas while visiting the strip. We filled out a lot of paperwork on the 13th of October 2014. We did not have the full down payment at the time, so we made a partial payment and told the representative that we could pay the balance on the 21st of October.

On the 14th of October we met our rep at the Flamingo where the timeshare was located and told him we had changed our minds. (After returning to the hotel we where staying at. I went on line and... Read the rest of this entry »

What to Expect at a Timeshare Presentation

[ad#readmore]Going in we are not really sure what to expect at a timeshare presentation. With a little knowledge and a lot of truth-telling, we EASILY survived a timeshare presentation! Granted, we spent a sleepless night beforehand worrying about the upcoming event and imagining our 10 year old becoming unglued. We strategized, planned and IT WORKED.

TIP #1

Do not lie.

Don’t lie about your income, don’t lie about your profession, traveling habits or anything else. You don’t need to. There is no obligation to buy. As such, you can be honest. It relieves stress not to lie. You also... Read the rest of this entry »