BBB Warns of Timeshare Scam Using Local Company Name

By AVOEditor | January 6th, 2017 | Scam, Timeshare News, Warnings

December 22, 2016 BBB Serving Canton Region & Greater West Virginia is warning consumers of a timeshare resale scam using Resort Owners Services, LLC name and former address. BBB has heard from consumers in PA, MI, NY and WI stating they were contacted by a representative from Resort Owners Services of 10150 East Pike, Cambridge, […]

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ADVISORY – FTC Action Halts Timeshare Resale Scheme

By AVOEditor | December 22nd, 2016 | Alerts, Fraud, Resale, Timeshare News, Warnings

The Federal Trade Commission has charged the operators of a timeshare reselling scheme with bilking at least $15 million dollars from timeshare property owners by imposing hefty up-front fees based on false promises that they would sell or rent their properties. At the FTC’s request, a federal court temporarily halted the operation and froze the defendants’ assets […]

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I Don’t Understand! They Had An A+ Rating With The BBB

By AVOEditor | October 28th, 2016 | Warnings

The following is about some new pitfalls with selling your time share but could also work with buying a time share as well, and with life in general. The Better Business Bureau, or BBB. Now here’s an organization that a lot of folks are confused about. Great organization and we’ve been with them for many years both here […]

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Mums-to-be warned against travel to Florida after Zika outbreak

By AVOEditor | August 1st, 2016 | Warnings

Pregnant women have been advised to postpone or cancel trips to Florida following the first domestic outbreak of the Zika virus in the state. Four new cases of Zika in Miami announced last week appear to be the first caught from mosquitoes in the US, rather than from overseas travel.  Public Health England has updated the […]

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Consumer Protection Ontario: Buying a time share – your rights

By AVOEditor | July 20th, 2016 | Warnings

Learn about your rights and ask the right questions before you buy a time share or join a vacation club. On this page Overview The law (cancellations) What to include in your contract Before you buy Overview A time share contract gives you the right to use a property for a period of time. A vacation club contract offers […]

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