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Lisa Ann Schreier


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Timeshare: Buying both on primary and secondary market, using, timeshare owners rights, exchanging, selling. I can not nor will I give legal advice nor will I endorse products. I do not buy, sell, rent, list, transfer any timeshare nor am I affiliated with any timeshare.

Experience in the area

I have been writing about the timeshare industry since 2005. Author of two consumer books and co-author of college level text. Blogger, speaker, consumer advocate. I wrote the Timeshare Owners Bill of Rights and the Resorts' Best Practices currently being used by the National Timeshare Owners Association.


North American Travel Journalists Association


Resort Trades, Sharetime, RCI Ventures, TimeSharing Today, Timeshare Beat, Ladies Home Journal, Wall Street Journal, my own blog.


Bachelor of Science-Business and Management Northeastern Illinois University

Past/Present Clients

Former Executive Director of National Timeshare Owners Association

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

Get timeshare owners and consumers in general to stand up for their rights and understand that what they don't know will come back to harm them. Knowledge is power.

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Recent Answers from Lisa Ann Schreier

2016-06-08 Timeshare Rights:

Courtney:    There is absolutely something wrong here.  Regardless of if there are renovations going on at the resort, if you have paid your fees the resort has to find some comparable place for you to

2015-12-22 Timeshare Canceling:

Thanks for writing in, Melissa.    You may have a case for legally canceling this contract despite the fact that your rescission period is long over.  It really depends on which document was not signed

2014-08-20 cancelling my contract within grace period:

Rachel:    Thanks for writing.  It does seem as if you have taken the necessary steps in order to cancel this purchase.    However, just to be certain, please e-mail me the details of the resort and the

2014-04-21 non-payment of maint fees:

Thanks.    I have a call into Meridian Financial on your behalf, but as I suspected they would do, they are ignoring me.    This is a serious situation and you need to contact an attorney in your state

2014-04-21 non-payment of maint fees:

Thanks for writing Margaret.    Before I can assist you, I'd like to know the following:    1)  the name of the timeshare in Puerto Vallarta  2)  the full name of this Sabra company  3)  a copy of the


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