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    Welk Perks for Resale Buyer

    We recently attended a Welk sales presentation and opted for the auditions plan as I knew nothing about timeshares going in so didn't feel comfortable committing fully. We vacation regularly so the auditions plan seemed like a good deal vs what we would spend otherwise on accommodation and a...


    I can no longer travel due to health issues and want to giveaway away my timeshare with Welk Resort. TIME SHARE: WELK RESORT. PLATINUM POINTS *CAN EXCHANGE W RCI & INTERVAL * I WILL PAY FOR ALL TRANSFER FEES -1 WEEK WITH WELK EVERY OTHER YEAR (120,000 PTS.) OR *2* WEEKS IF TRADED THRU RCI...
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    Hi everyone. My boss has offered me a GOLD week transfer for TIMBER LODGE RESORT - 2B/2B - GOLD for FREE (I just pay the trasnfer fees, and the manitenance fees + taxes) so its a full-on Transfer. I'm just trying to see if its worth it. I did a quick search on eBay and saw I could buy the...
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    RCI Platinum Points - Scam?

    We took the bait for the free dinner at Olive Garden to get the "timeshare owners update" from a phone solicitation. It was held by the "American Timeshare Consumer Group" and "World Point Solutions, LLC." The offer for my one bedroom white season at Divi Aruba and would get 37,500 points. With...