FRAUD ALERT! Timeshare owners should be aware that many fraudulent transfer companies seek them out. Here’s how to avoid their scams.
Owners, beware of possible fraudulent attempt to request personal information by individuals purporting to be your management or association representative. These types of scams find locate timeshare owners and send them generic letters so that many owners don’t even realize that it isn’t coming from their resort, association or management company. A good rule of thumb is that if you DO NOT see very specific information such as the logo of your resort or management company call the resort or management company, NOT the number on the letter. Those trusted sources can verify the legitimacy of the letter and help direct you in the right direction if you are experiencing any issues with your timeshare ownership.
Here is an example of a scam letter: