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Azure Liquidation Updates

Updates 07/05/20, 08/05/20, 13/05/20, 19/05/20, 20/05/20 & 09/07/20 Azure Services Ltd. Malta Liquidation 07/05/20 KwikChex has been informed that Azure Services Ltd. of Malta has entered into liquidation proceedings. Click here to view the PDF…

Police warning for timeshare owners

KwikChex has received details of a warning and advice from the South West Regional Organised Crime Unit UK police. This is related to ongoing matters concerning an investigation into a number of businesses. It makes…

EZE GROUP SCAM UPDATE

Information below provided by National Trading Standards FATHER AND STEPDAUGHTER ORDERED TO PAY BACK OVER £400,000 Two individuals have been ordered to pay back £424,560 for their part in a ‘leisure club’ scam. The confiscation…

Absolutely brilliant service

Absolutely brilliant service. Always returned emails and happy to answer any questions I had. So grateful I found them as they gave me so much help and support. Highly recommend them. Thank you so very…

O1C Leisure and Legal Solutions SL

Also trading as O1C Legal and Our One Club. Consumers have advised KwikChex of unsolicited approaches by O1C Leisure and Legal Solutions. This business has been informing consumers that they can assist in getting monies…

Excellent service

Excellent service, advised me what I needed to do to make contact with the Financial Ombudsman Service who argued and won my case against my credit card supplier (Reviewed December 2019) View our Buy With…

Thank you for all your help

I spoke to June who was very helpful & knowledgeable regarding my problem. She gave me excellent advice and recommended other contacts to help. She confirmed everything immediately by email and relieved a lot of…

The advice was good

The advice was good and the team encouraged me to make contact with my timeshare resort rather than a sales company. (Reviewed October 2019) View our Buy With Confidence Profile

We received first class advice

We received first class advice which resulted in a good outcome for ourselves. Our advice was consistent and Kwikchex encouraged me with on-going support. I couldn't have done it without them. (Reviewed July 2019) View…

They gave me continuous, good advice

I contacted this company regarding our dealings with a Timeshare company who we were unable to contact. They gave me continuous, good advice, over a period of several weeks. They always replied promptly, using plain…

Silverpoint News

June 2019 We are aware that some consumers are receiving notices of provisional liquidation regarding Excel Overseas Holdings and ELPP Investment – and that in many cases there are connections to Silverpoint and associated properties in Tenerife.…

Monster News

June 2019 Several consumers have informed us they have received documents relating to the purported liquidation of Monster. There has been no substantiation that we have seen that this is a genuine legal process and would…

Advice regarding ECC (European Consumer Claims)

Incorporating information concerning ITRA (International Timeshare Refund Action), M1 Legal and Pinder Reaux.  ECC association with closed down business ITRA  The business describing itself as ‘ECC’ and offering relinquishment and claims services to timeshare owners…

ITRA Insolvency Update

It has been confirmed that Richard Long & Co are to act as liquidators in the matter of the insolvency of International Timeshare Refund Action Ltd (ITRA) and will also investigate matters regarding the business.…

Timeshare Claims Warning March 2019

Important advice re increasing risks related to timeshare claims businesses  On 22 February 2019, purported ‘timeshare claims specialist’ businesses Meredith Pritchard Consultants Ltd.  and First Law Solutions Ltd. were wound up in the UK High Court following action by UK…

EZE Group Update 1st May

We have been informed that the sentencing hearing for EZE Group and Dominic  & Stephanie O'Reilly did not take place yesterday (30th April) as applications have been made by the EZE defence. We will issue…

Warning – Andore Marketing

It has come to our notice that a new company Andore Marketing (full name Andore Marketing & Management SL) in Tenerife has been selling EZE products as lately as March of this year, we would…

ITRA Lose again in court

Another consumer supported by the free services of the Timeshare Task Force has been awarded a full refund, plus costs and interests totalling nearly £10,000 On 27th March at Workington County Court, ITRA were ordered…

Another Court Judgement Against ITRA

Consumer awarded over £4800 as judge declares that breaches of contract by International Refund Action Ltd. (ITRA) were “completely unacceptable” KwikChex can report that on Friday 19 January 2018,  at Weston-Super-Mare County Court, another consumer…

KwikChex – looking back at 2017

Timeshare For KwikChex, 2017 was dominated by successes and praise in the timeshare sector, where KwikChex manages the Timeshare Task Force, providing totally free assistance to consumers.   Consumer feedback Click here to read feedback…

EZE Group guilty of scamming consumers

On Friday, 17th November, EZE Europe Ltd., Dominic O’Reilly (described as the CEO of EZE Group) and his daughter Stephanie O’Reilly, a director of EZE Europe Ltd., appeared at Birmingham Magistrates’ Court. All pleaded guilty…

Consumer Testimonial

'It was such an enormous relief when we got in touch with you. I have mentioned your service with gratitude to a number of my friends. Thank you so much for a really quick and…

Timeshare Council – Warning

It has come to our attention that a business calling itself Timeshare Council and using the website www.timesharecouncil.co.uk has been cold calling consumers – some of which are registered with the Telephone Preference Service. Their…

Consumer testimonials

Here is what consumers had to say about KwikChex during 2016: Timeshare Task Force Testimonial Can’t recommend these guys highly enough. If you have any issues with timeshare, holiday clubs etc. get in touch for…

Timeshare Task Force 2016 year in review

Successes for consumers right across the spectrum The Timeshare Task Force, which is managed by KwikChex, has produced an unparalleled series of results for consumers during 2016. The free service has become increasingly vital and…

Testimonial – Walker

In mid – 2014 my wife and I were in dispute with an organisation named INTERNATIONAL  TIMESHARE REFUND ACTION LIMITED (ITRA). The dispute centred on the validity of a contract which we had been persuaded…

ASA Uphold Complaint against Easy Consulting SL

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld a complaint submitted by KwikChex regarding Easy Consulting SL t/a www.directresortsinternational.co.uk. The investigation by KwikChex was carried out as part of activities by the Timeshare Task Force…

RDO Statement on Timeshare Exits

The timeshare trade body, RDO (Resort Development Organisation) and the timeshare owners association, TATOC (The Association of Timeshare Owners Committees) have been working closely over the last two years to find solutions for owners who…

ASA Uphold Complaint against Love All Inclusive

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld a complaint submitted by KwikChex regarding Solution For Timeshare http://www.loveallinclusive.com/. The investigation by KwikChex was carried out as part of activities by the Timeshare Task Force http://www.timesharetaskforce.org/…

ASA Informally Resolved Complaint against CRP Properties

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has informally resolved a complaint submitted by KwikChex regarding CRP Properties http://www.crpproperties.co.uk/ The investigation by KwikChex was carried out as part of activities by the Timeshare Task Force http://www.timesharetaskforce.org/…

ASA Informally Resolved Complaint against Pennington McClane

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has informally resolved a complaint submitted by KwikChex regarding Pennington McClane http://www.penningtonmcclaneassociates.co.uk/ The investigation by KwikChex was carried out as part of activities by the Timeshare Task Force http://www.timesharetaskforce.org/…

Latest Customer Testimonial

Today I received a letter officially terminating my membership. I believe that this has been achieved mainly due to your invaluable input for which I thank you profusely. Mr R, May-15 Note – this relinquishment…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

A timeshare owner aged 78, who was also suffering from medical ailments that restricted his ability to travel contacted us to say that he had been cold called by 'Solutions for Timeshare'. After making an…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

A timeshare owner aged 78, who was also suffering from medical ailments that restricted his ability to travel contacted us to say that he had been cold called by 'Solutions for Timeshare'. After making an…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Mr B received a phone call he believed was from his timeshare company,but was actually an unconnected company and he purchased additional holiday weeks. When Mr B received the paperwork stating the holiday weeks had…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Mr B received a phone call he believed was from his timeshare company,but was actually an unconnected company and he purchased additional holiday weeks. When Mr B received the paperwork stating the holiday weeks had…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Mr S contacted Timeshare Task Force after paying £5,500 whilst on holiday to a business that said they would sell his timeshare - but in fact sold him a product known generally as 'Leisure Credits'…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Mr S contacted Timeshare Task Force after paying £5,500 whilst on holiday to a business that said they would sell his timeshare - but in fact sold him a product known generally as 'Leisure Credits'…

ASA Uphold Complaint against Solution for Timeshare

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld a complaint submitted by KwikChex regarding Solution For Timeshare http://www.solutionfortimeshare.com/. The complaint includes the Swedish version of the site Slapp Din Timeshare http://www.slappdintimeshare.com/. The investigation by KwikChex…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Whilst on holiday, Mrs G purchased a software product called Realistix Solutions which claimed to be able to provide extensive savings on holidays unavailable elsewhere for £4,907. When she returned home she found the product…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Whilst on holiday, Mrs G purchased a software product called Realistix Solutions which claimed to be able to provide extensive savings on holidays unavailable elsewhere for £4,907. When she returned home she found the product…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Whilst on holiday in Malta Mr K was sold for £5,000 software product called Realistix Solutions which claimed to be able to provide extensive savings on holidays unavailable elsewhere. At the time of the purchase,…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Whilst on holiday in Malta Mr K was sold for £5,000 software product called Realistix Solutions which claimed to be able to provide extensive savings on holidays unavailable elsewhere. At the time of the purchase,…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Mrs G contacted Timeshare Task Force after she had been cold called by a company offering to relinquish her timeshare for a fee of approximately £3,000. Timeshare Task Force advised not to deal with this…

Timeshare consumer case resolved

Mrs G contacted Timeshare Task Force after she had been cold called by a company offering to relinquish her timeshare for a fee of approximately £3,000. Timeshare Task Force advised not to deal with this…

Clarification post Timeshare Consumers Association and ITRA

Further to an exchange of emails between KwikChex and the Timeshare Consumers Association (TCA) regarding International Timeshare Refund Action (ITRA). http://www.timeshareconsumerassociation.org.uk/2014/11/28/itra/ Contained within this article are the following statements: "ITRA is the most successful company…

Timeshare Task Force Media Release

KwikChex is coordinating a new European Timeshare Task Force designed to help consumers and drive quality and integrity. KwikChex is the principal coordinator in a new initiative designed to tackle issues that potentially affect hundreds…

What a difference a year makes…

Credits: RDO (Resort Development Organisation By: Chief Executive Blog "With apologies to Jamie Cullum who wrote the lyrics for the song “What a difference a day makes”. This song title came into my head after…

“I cannot thank you enough for all you have done and are doing for us.
Words cannot express how grateful we are.”

Mr & Mrs L, Aug-15