Timeshare Consumer Association refuses to say who owns and runs it.
The timeshare market is awash with owners desperate to sell unwanted units to escape ever rising annual maintenance bills.
Which is why websites like the Timeshare Consumer Association (TCA) with its promise of “friendly independent advice” seem so useful.
But how independent is it?
Buried in a corner of the website was a mention – now removed – that it was owned by a company with the number 8143115.
This is Tolmex Limited, whose director is Mark Rowe.
He also runs timeshare resale business sellmytimeshare.tv and holiday firm Monster Travel, both of which get handy endorsements on the TCA website.
One article on the TCA site makes the curious statement that Monster Travel is one only a few companies hold both the ABTA and ATOL bond. ABTA tells me that this is nonsense and that hundreds of companies in the travel industry have both.
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