IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - December 19, 2014) - ResortShare, an industry leader in helping timeshare owners maximize their investments, today announced it is releasing a new guide to assist timeshare users in protecting themselves from fraud and scams. The e-book, How to Avoid Timeshare Fraud, is available for free download at http://www.resortshare.com/how-to-avoid-timeshare-fraud.
Timeshare fraud is rampant today. At some point during their ownership, timeshare users likely will encounter someone looking to take advantage of their situation. Because most owners live far away from their timeshares, they are particularly susceptible to this type of fraud. ResortShare's new e-book arms owners with valuable advice to protect themselves against such scams. Features of the guide include:
- A description of how timeshare fraud works
- Six warning signs timeshare owners should beware of
- Nine proactive steps to avoid being a victim of timeshare fraud
- Two actions you should take if you are defrauded
"Timeshare owners, particularly ones who are eager to sell their timeshares, are easy targets for fraud," says Jay Yadon, president and co-founder of ResortShare. "Although there is no way to completely eliminate these scams, you can minimize the chance of being taken advantage of by educating yourself. Our new e-book will help timeshare owners recognize red flags and take action to prevent fraud."
For additional information about this new e-book or the quality services ResortShare provides, visit the company's website at www.resortshare.com.
ResortShare aims to be a simple and trusted platform to educate and inform timeshare owners. Over the past four years, the professionals at ResortShare have helped thousands of people rent, transfer, and better understand their timeshare ownership. For more information, visit www.resortshare.com.