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    Successful Removal of foreclosure from credit before the 7 year?

    Hi All, I made a huge mistake in 2015 in purchasing a timeshare from Silver Leaf resorts. I was single, no kids, and had a large amount of disposable income. My situation changed about a year later as I went back to school full time to get my bachelors degree. I defaulted on my payments and...
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    Here's an article that was published this Monday. Help us fight.
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    Warning/Issue with RCI banking with HICV for formerly Silverleaf Owners

    I know that I should have verified it or spotted it before (especially since I have made exchanges in my RCI account since) but last year (October/November 2017) I spacebanked with RCI my Silverleaf Timeshare using the owner's portal for Silverleaf owners. Checking my RCI account recently, I...
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    Silverleaf Oak & Spruce Resort - Lee, Massachusetts - will pay transfer fees.

    Resort: Silverleaf Resorts, now part of Holiday Inn Clubs Vacations Unit size: 2 bed, 2 bath presidential suite Season: Own the 12th week in the year. (Usually falls on spring break for schools) Maintenance Fees: $1,140 a year Current Reservations: We have used three nights out of this year's...
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    Silverleaf rental

    I own beach club villages week 52 but I live close to hill country. Can I rent out my week at the villages in flint? I would not be able to meet the people there. Would I need to exchange for a week at hill country so I could check in for the renter. I need to do what ever I can to start...
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    Free Holiday Inn Vacation Club Ozark Mountain Resort

    Hello there, I have week 29 at Ozark Mountain Resort in Branson, MO for free. Maintenance Fees are $1089 per year. This week is generally the last week of July. Deed included Free Bonus time usage Sunday through Thursday and $50 on Fri and Sat. The bonus time program allows you to take 3 days...