How to Get Out of Your Timeshare

One of our users posted this comment in response to our "Timeshare Rescission Period" article:

"And what can you do to rescind the contract or mortgage AFTER that cooling-off period?? In my case, me and my family were on vacation in Orlando, FL and we unfortunately bought a timeshare from westgate resorts.. when we went back to Brazil we started paying the mortgage but due to the bad economic crisis going on in the country we cannot afford it anymore and we need to cancel or rescind the contract, but we signed it on April this year.. PLEASE, DOES ANYBODY... Read the rest of this entry »

Wyndham, Westgate and Other Developers

[ad#readmore]Has anyone purchased a timeshare that was pre-construction inventory that was not built within the timeframe listed? I have a relative that purchased Wyndham Desert Blue and the resort was under construction at one point and the construction stalled in 2009 and only recently began again. However, her contract shows a specific date that the resort was to be completed by and it is way past that date.
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Has anyone else run into this issue with Wyndham or Westgate or any other developer? She is not using her timeshare,... Read the rest of this entry »

Grandview Las Vegas – Cancelling the Contract

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The following short message was sent to us via the Submit Your Timeshare Story form on our site.

A reminder that a "FREE" magic show in Las Vegas isn't always worth the trouble...

"Same pitch (at The Grandview at Las Vegas) but we caved on 2nd intervention offer, but a sleepless night brought me to this site. I submitted my cancellation of this business deal the very next day and hopefully there will be no problems with it. Nevada has a 5-day cooling off period. Will let you know if there was a problem. Everyone is right, if... Read the rest of this entry »