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Inheriting a timeshare | Our guide for what you need to know.

Why have I inherited a timeshare? Many people who own a timeshare eventually realise that they would sooner be rid of it due to a variety of factors. These factors may include rising costs and lowering standards at their resort, and they may take steps to leave their contracts as they get older to ensure …

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The truth about the Loch Lomond timeshare trap

The truth about the Loch Lomond timeshare trap

Many owners of timeshare properties find themselves in very distressing situations years down the line after purchasing their timeshare. After signing up to what once was an exciting, affordable holiday deal, the owners slowly start to realise that their timeshare contract is becoming a burden. It may be that their circumstances have changed, perhaps they …

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Four ways to get rid of your timeshare agreement

Timeshare scams are on the rise as fraudsters up their game.

What is timeshare scam and why is it on the rise? Timeshare scams are on the rise and this is mostly down to the pure and simple fact that fraudsters can make quick, easy and incredibly large sums of money from this type of fraud, not to mention, the thousands of victims they have to …

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It's for life, not just for Christmas. The truth behind the trap of timeshare.

It’s for life, not just for Christmas. The truth behind the trap of timeshare.

When you are first buying your timeshare, most of the conversation with the salesperson focuses around the upfront costs. At the time you take out your timeshare contract, you’ve probably worked out all the numbers and can comfortably afford the initial payment for your unit – it might even seem like you are getting a …

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Timeshare Terror - how to escape the hellish timeshare trap

Timeshare Terror – how to escape the hellish timeshare trap

What comes to mind when you hear the word ‘holiday’? Glowing sunsets, soft sandy beaches, glistening pools and palm trees? Perhaps it calls to mind memories of a time to unwind, relax and reconnect with friends and family. What better way to enjoy your holiday time than to secure a week in an exclusive, gorgeous …

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5 reasons to hire a specialist timeshare solicitor

5 reasons to hire a specialist timeshare solicitor

If you are considering leaving your timeshare contract, your first question may well be: “How do I go about this?”. Timeshare law is notorious for its complicated wording and clauses meaning many people can be left trapped in unwanted timeshare contracts. Here are our top five reasons for why you should act now and hire …

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Can't afford your timeshare anymore?

Can’t afford your timeshare anymore?

Are you struggling to afford your timeshare? You may have been finding that the purse strings have been pretty tight over recent months and as we near the end of October it’s fair to say that Christmas spending is only just around the corner. This time of year can be incredibly expensive. With household heating …

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Timeshare Scams | Why you need to be vigilant

Timeshare Scams | Why you need to be vigilant

The timeshare industry is rife with scams from outside groups and individuals who prey on vulnerable timeshare owners. As we have talked about in our other blogs, many timeshare owners can feel trapped in their contracts for a variety of reasons and are on the lookout for a way out of their timeshare agreement. Timeshare …

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Why is my timeshare listed on a holiday booking site?

Why is my timeshare listed on a holiday booking site?

If you’ve found that holidays are being advertised at your timeshare resort on sites like Trivago, Booking.com, TripAdvisor and other online accommodation agents you are probably left feeling very confused. Especially when it is evident that these agencies are offering holidays at the resort for lower rates than the timeshare owners are expected to pay …

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Elderly couple have gotten out of a timeshare contract and received compensations

Don’t pass on your timeshare burden to your family.

Passing a timeshare on to your family and loved ones is a difficult situation. It could be that you have enjoyed your timeshare for many years and the location has been perfect for you. You may have had many years of enjoyment out of your chosen timeshare and naming your loved ones as beneficiaries might …

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Let me help you exit your timeshare Today.

I offer a free, initial consultation to go over the details of your particular circumstances and advise you on whether your timeshare is capable of being terminated and if you have an entitlement to financial compensation.

Stephen Boyd of Athena Law, specialist timeshare solicitor

Stephen Boyd - Specialist Timeshare Solicitor