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 »

Vida Vacations Timeshare Experience

We received the following submission from one of our users about their experience purchasing a timeshare with Vida Vacations in Mexico:

timeshare experience"We went to a timeshare presentation at the Riviera Maya in Nov. 2015. It was the worst thing we could of done. Sadly we were scammed. In the sales presentation we asked many questions, and some questions various times. Every question or doubt we had regarding the contract was put to ease by the 2 sales persons who dealt with us. We have tried contacting them at many different... Read the rest of this entry »

Mayan Palace Timeshare Scam

We received the following submission from one of our users about their experience with timeshares at Mayan Palace in Mexico:

"I bought a timeshare at Mayan Palace as an investment and was told I could use the equity to timeshare scampurchase a one or two bedroom. They have totally lied about everything they said they were going to do. They are impossible to contact. They said they fired the manager who originally sold the timeshare to me but I do not believe that happened. The same salesperson sold my girlfriend a... Read the rest of this entry »