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  • How to get rid of your Diamond Resorts timeshare
    * Does it seem like your timeshare fees are out of control?
    * Are you feeling the pinch, as this takes an ever bigger bite out of your budget?
    * Do you kick yourself every time the bills come in?
    * Do you wish you could just get rid of the thing?

    If you're looking for an exit plan from your timeshare, here's a possibility from Diamond Resorts . . . [Continue...]
  • Is donating your timeshare a scam?
    If you're a timeshare owner who wants to get out of your recurring maintenance fees, donating it to charity sounds like a pretty sweet deal. You can just give it away, be done with the bills, get a tax deduction, and do some good for a worthy cause.

    So what's the problem? . . . The US Department of Justice wants to close down a major timeshare donation company, and the IRS says this is part of a tax fraud scheme that has been going on for years.

    From a timeshare owner's point of view, there is good news, bad news, and some REALLY bad news! . . . [Continue...]
  • How much is my timeshare worth?
    A lot of people want to know the answer to this:
    "I own a timeshare at __________. I bought it in ______ for ______ and have fully paid it off. I haven't been able to use it recently, and I'd like to sell it. How much can I expect to get for it?"
    I don't have figures for all timeshares at my fingertips, but I can tell you how to research this yourself. Here's a good way to see what your timeshare is worth... Continue...
  • Can a resort block your timeshare sale?
    When you buy a timeshare, you usually know that you'll want to sell it sometime in the future. But what if you find a buyer for it, then the resort won't allow your sale? Can they keep you stuck with it forever, paying those maintenance fees indefinitely? Continue...
  • Florida bill could make it harder to sell your timeshare
    A bill that's currently in the works in Florida could make it more difficult to sell a timeshare you own in that state. The bill, known as HB 7025 was originally about timeshare details like foreclosure procedures and reserve calculations. Then at the last minute...
  • Paying a drug addict to sell your timeshare?
    There are different ways to get rid of your timeshare, but you probably weren't planning to hire a drug addict to do it. I'd bet you also don't want to pay a convicted felon to help. Racketeering and grand theft are hardly the kind of background you'd want to see...
  • New - Redweek Full Service Timeshare Sales
    If you're looking to sell a timeshare, there are numerous avenues open to you - everything from selling it yourself on Craigslist, to paying one of those scammy companies that will abscond with your up-front fee. Now you have a new option to add to the list...