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  1. M

    Signed an agreement but seems like a timeshare resale scam now...help (2019) Vidanta

    Hi Everyone -- We could really use your help on this one. I've read through a lot of other red flags/scam messages on the forums but I haven't seen any advice for if you've signed a sales agreement and then realize it's a scam. A little background on our situation. We were cold called (which...
  2. abbyz

    Alert to possible scammer

    I was in discussion with a Marcel P from WA to rent a week at Cabo Hyatt Ziva. I confirmed the week through our GBS agent and then have waited several weeks to get payment, in addition to sending him several email reminders. I finally cancelled his confirmation today. Meanwhile I have had to...
  3. P

    SCAM - Targeting Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club Members

    Hello TUG BBS - I am, unfortunately, the victim of an identity theft connected with a number of timeshare-related fraudulent transactions. I've contacted the FTC to get an investigation underway, but it would help tremendously if other victims/attempted victims would also add their...