Timeshare Resale Scams – T.F.T.I.

Tales from the Inside

We've talked about timeshares and the many reasons not to get involved with them. We've covered the sleazy tactics many salespeople use to reel you in during the presentation. We've even discussed the most common myths of the Timeshare industry. It's no secret I am not a big fan of Timeshares or of shady salespeople. As much disdain I have for the industry, there is one industry that I believe I am even more upset by…

Timeshare resale scams.

The whole idea is a... Read the rest of this entry »

Timeshare Tip – Rent Before You Own

So you've done your research regarding timeshares.  You know that you can save money buying on the resale market instead of purchasing directly from a developer.  You have spent hours perusing timesharing forums and websites.  You are well-versed on the difference between points vs. weeks, and your friends have even started emailing you regarding their timesharing questions.  But before you take the plunge into timeshare ownership there is one more step I encourage you to take - try before you buy.Unbeknownst to most people,... Read the rest of this entry »

How to Rent Out Your Timeshare


If your timeshare falls during a time when you are unable or unwilling to travel, renting out your timeshare can prove to be a profitable alternative to banking the week or losing it all together. Renting out timeshare can usually only be done with the week(s) you own at your home resort, as most resort companies prohibit renting of bonus, exchange, last call, or other extra resort stays.
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Once you have determined whether or not you own a week that is... Read the rest of this entry »