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Anyone been contacted by bedbooker for purchase of VDP points?

Discussion in 'Buying, Selling & Renting Timeshares' started by Fantax, Nov 7, 2018 at 9:19 AM.

  1. Fantax

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    We own annual Villa Del Palmar points and were recently contacted by a UK firm with Mexican connections with an offer to purchase them (bedbooker.com). Offer was unsolicited so obviously we are skeptical - at this point they want nothing for upfront money but will take a 5% fee from the purchase price after the purchase is completed. Sounds too good to be true - we are interested but obviously will not give them a cent until the funds are safely in our hands. Strongly suspect this is a new angle but curious to see if anyone has successfully disposed of Mexican timeshare/vacation club points using this organization. Thanks - knowledge is power!
     
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    Thanks for the quick reply and link - I had that link bookmarked from several years ago and probably should have read it again. I believe that scammers always prey on those who were gullible enough to fall for the well-delivered pitch initially. We continue to kick ourselves for our earlier bad decisions - but also will continue to use those facilities to the maximum while we are still able to travel and enjoy them. The old axiom - "if it sounds too good to be true - it is too good to be true" still applies. I will update the thread as the process plays out - and never will send funds. Hopefully it may prevent others from falling prey - I know the scammers change names frequently to stay ahead of the law.
     

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