Archive for the Timeshare Stories Category

The Corruption of the Timeshare Industry

The Corruption of the Timeshare Industry

Larry and Sarah Palmer of Dayton, Ohio are empty-nesters, who had recently returned home from vacationing in Las Vegas. But Sarah was scratching her head over coffee one morning, trying to makes sense of a bill she’d just received in the mail from the resort where the

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A Consumer Finance Guru Looks at Timeshares

A Consumer Finance Guru Looks at Timeshares

Blog Post Provided By: Clark Howard is a consumer financial expert and host of the nationally-syndicated radio show, The Clark Howard Show.  A no-nonsense guy who often touts his stingy ways, his mantra “is to help you keep more of the money you make . . .

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The Nightmare of Timeshare Ownership

The Nightmare of Timeshare Ownership

This blog post on the nightmare of timeshare ownership is provided by: It seemed like a good idea at the time. The timeshare sales agent was very persuasive and it all sounded good to you. But then, after you had signed the sheaf of legal papers to

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Case Study – Brad and Liz

Case Study – Brad and Liz

Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Brad was an ad man working on Madison Avenue. He and Liz, a literary agent, shared an upscale East Side apartment. Liz had just taken up there, and was still oogle-eyed over her new man. Autumn afternoons in Central Park, breakfast

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Case Study-Grace and Barnie

Case Study-Grace and Barnie

Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Case Study: Grace Castellano was retired, a widow living in the Phoenix area. She was a petite little woman, full of compassion for others. Her voice was soft and sweet. She and her husband had raised a family in Pittsburgh, where

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Case Study – Butch and Axe

Case Study – Butch and Axe

Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Butch Mealy is a timeshare salesman in Vegas. He goes into a bar there after work and starts to order a drink. “What are you drinkin’ tonight”(?), asks the bartender. “Something that goes well with the feeling of misleading an Alzheimer’s

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Case Study – Rick and Bonnie

Case Study – Rick and Bonnie

Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Rick and Bonnie were empty-nesters living in Philly. The ‘kids’ were grown now, Rachel and Tommy, out in the work force, with lives of their own. But your children are always your kids, and Bonnie missed them terribly. She kept leaning

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Case Study – Ryan and Kiersten

Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Ryan and his fiancé  Kiersten were vacationing in Cancun. Their relationship had been off-and-on for years, and they could never seem to commit to an actual wedding date or locale. Ryan, it seemed, had begun to take his appearance for granted.

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Case Study – Bubba and Daisy

Case Study – Bubba and Daisy

Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Bubba was a journeyman construction foreman in West Virginia. He was a hardworking, honest man, and a veteran of two army tours overseas. He relied on his wife Daisy to keep track of all things financial, like paying the monthly bills,

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Case Study – The Bensons

Case Study – The Bensons

  Blog Provided by Aaronson Law Group Brian Benson, an account man with a Chicago area consulting firm, worked hard through the winter of ’13. His commute into the Loop from out in western suburbs was a dreary trek, driving through wind-swept snow to the metro station, standing

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