How to Transfer Timeshare Ownership

If you've decided to either gift your timeshare to a family member or sell your timeshare, you will transfer timeshare ownershipneed to transfer ownership of your timeshare to the new party. A transfer of ownership is handled in a formal, and often complex, process. Because of the nature of the process, it might be in your best interest to hire a closing company to take care of the paperwork for you. You can, however, handle the process yourself if you choose. If you decide to do it yourself, follow these steps to... 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 »

RCI Experience: Harassing Phone Calls

We recently received the following submission from one of our users:

"My wife and I have a club membership at an all-inclusive resort in Mexico. When we first signed up for our membership we were also given access to RCI plus a single vacation week with them for a deep discount price, which we used in the first year of our membership.

RCI phone callsSince then we began to have unwanted problems with RCI such as badgering telephone calls, sometimes every few hours. Our Mexican resort changed its vacation... Read the rest of this entry »