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Topic: Timeshare scam

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Boredom Busters While Waiting for Your Flight

Written by:   AVLCI / June 24, 2021

This is it. All your bags are checked in, and your accommodation at Astoria Current is already booked. You are excited and can’t stop thinking about the warm sands and cool waters of the island. You are also getting antsy. The plane taking you to amazing Boracay is still hours away. Barely five minutes have […]

Tags: airport, airport terminal, astoria scams, Timeshare Frauds, Vacation Club,

5 Travel Scams to Avoid: Is Timeshare One of Them?

Written by:   AVLCI / March 12, 2021

Travel scams are rampant, and the industry is filled with swindlers waiting for the right moment to pounce on gullible tourists. Whether we are frequent or first-time travelers, we must stay vigilant and learn to identify these travel frauds. This list contains some of the most common and intricate of schemes you should watch out […]

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Why Timeshare Is (Almost Always) Not A Scam (Part 2)

Written by:   AVLCI / March 8, 2021

Is it your first time coming across the concepts of “timeshare,” “vacation ownership,” and “vacation clubs”? We understand why you are curious to know what they are about, why more and more avid vacationers are signing up, and if they are a scam or not. This world of vacation truly is a wonder and there […]

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Why Timeshare Is (Almost Always) Not A Scam (Part 1)

Written by:   AVLCI / March 8, 2021

Perhaps, to some people, the words “timeshare,” “vacation ownership,” and “vacation clubs” are a mystery. To be fair, the concepts of timesharing and owning a vacation club membership are not as common as the usual types of experiences that most people avail of in resorts and hotels. Perhaps one of the main reasons why it […]

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How to Protect Yourself from Timeshare Frauds

Written by:   AVLCI / February 26, 2021

We have all experienced getting scammed at least once, and it’s safe to say that moving on can be a frustrating ordeal. Though lessons have been learned, there are still fraudsters out there that continue to scheme and make their scams look more legitimate. Timeshare companies have been around for decades, and the industry is […]

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Is AVLCI a Scam?

Written by:   AVLCI / February 23, 2021

“Is AVLCI a scam? Is Astoria scam legit? Were the Club Astoria reviews true?” These are the words you would probably type on Google while doing your research about the available vacation clubs in the Philippines. We don’t blame you – when choosing the best vacation club, you want value for money and it never […]

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The Timeshare Scam, Part Two: 3 More Red Flags to Watch Out For

Written by:   AVLCI / April 23, 2020

Holiday… celebrate! Anytime you go on a vacation, it should be an easy and breezy relaxing experience. Vacation club memberships provide these kinds of getaways, so you and your family can focus on quality bonding time while enjoying the sights and sounds of your chosen destination. Unfortunately, as we mentioned in our previous blog, “The […]

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Timeshare Scam: How Do Timeshare Frauds Work?

Written by:   AVLCI / April 21, 2020

When we think about the word “vacation,” we can all agree that a series of exciting plans and fun experiences immediately come to our minds. Breathtaking beaches, calming sunsets, delectable meals, and cozy suites are just some of the many enticing ideas that we associate it with. Unfortunately, some people equate “vacation” with something more […]

Tags: avlci scam, Club Astoria scam, Timeshare Frauds, timeshare scam, vacation club scam,

The Timeshare Scam, Part One: 3 Red Flags to Watch Out For

Written by:   AVLCI / April 14, 2020

For the aquaholics and beach babies, vacation club memberships are a wonderful investment to make! If you and your family experience a sense of wanderlust and long to vacation where there is sand, sea and surf, then a timeshare membership is the right membership for you. However, just as in any industry, there are unscrupulous […]

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The Timeshare Myth, Debunked: Club Astoria Was a Scam 

Written by:   AVLCI / April 8, 2020

Did you know that before it was called Astoria Vacation and Leisure Club, Inc., that AVLCI went by another name in the past? It’s true! The company’s first incarnation was as Club Astoria more than decade ago. In 2006, after the Astoria Group put up the first two properties of Astoria Plaza and Astoria Boracay, […]

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