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Profeco is back

pammex

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Just thought I would let you all know the latest from locals in Puerto Vallarta regarding profeco!!!

"After budgets cuts earlier this year, the local PROFECO office closed due to high rent and virtually no operating budget. (Much to the dismay of the TimeShare community- haha)
Well, PROFECO is back, located in a mobil unit parked at the Stadium. (By the Sheraton)
Hours are 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
They are asking the local gov. to give them an office space at the old Regional Hosptial which is being renovated. "

Hope this helps anyone in need!:hi:
 

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Profeco is back in Puerto Vallarta - here's a picture of their new temporary office.

and this disclaimer from a Puerto Vallarta Real Estate site:

" Caution: Exercise extreme caution when considering time-share investments and be aware of very aggressive tactics used by some time-share sales representatives. Buyers should be fully informed and take sufficient time to consider their decisions before signing time-share contracts, ideally after consulting an independent attorney. Mexican law allows time-share purchasers five days to cancel the contract for unconditional and full reimbursement. U.S. citizens should never sign a contract that includes clauses penalizing the buyer who cancels within five days.

A formal complaint against any merchant should be filed with PROFECO, Mexico's federal consumer protection agency. PROFECO has the power to mediate disputes, investigate consumer complaints, order hearings, levy fines and sanctions for not appearing at hearings, and do price-check inspections of merchants. All complaints by Americans are handled by PROFECO's English-speaking office in Mexico City at 011-52-55-5211-1723. You might also complain about the lack of an English translation for the PROFECO web site."


Richard
 

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Thanks for posting this information. Hope we can help others who get taken advantage of by unscrupulous sellers in Puerto Vallarta.
 
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