If you are new to Timeshares
or Timesharing, or are an owner that simply wants to learn the basics
of the Timeshare concept to make better use of the intervals that you
own, this article is for you!
TUG has more than 100 free Timeshare Advice articles, but this one is a
must read for anyone who wants to learn the basics without becoming
overwhelmed with information!
could literally spend weeks (if not more) learning the ins and outs of
Timeshares, however if you just want a great and simple overview of the
Timeshare concept, look no further than this article:
Timesharing 101 - an Introduction to
Written 10+ years ago and maintained to this date, this is perhaps the
most comprehensive introduction to Timesharing you will find on the
Internet. Covering everything from exchanges, to
resales...this article is where all new Timeshare owners should start!
I see all
these Terms and Abbreviations, what do they mean?
You will no
doubt find this industry (not unlike others) is full of shorthand,
obscure terms, and abbreviations. We have constructed a
glossary for the most common of these for your reference:
Timeshare Glossary and Acronyms
Why would anyone buy a
Well first off
congratulations on finding TUG before you spent too much money buying
new from the developer! If you are just looking at why
Timeshares are so appealing to owners, look no further than this
Why Timeshares Make Sense for Vacation!
I believe you instead of the Industry?
Great question! You
will find that TUG is nothing more than a giant community of Timeshare
Owners that exists to help each other spread information about the
Timeshare Industry and Timesharing, this article describes how TUG
formed and why!
Why was TUG Formed?
else I need to know?
Well we certainly suggest you
read up on any and all of the other articles in the TUG advice section
Also be sure to register on our Timeshare Online Discussion Forums
where tens of thousands of Owners and Experts ask and answer all
Timeshare related questions! Registration and participation
on the forums is 100% free!
TUGBBS Online Forums
The Final Word!
you buy a Timeshare, you simply aren't given any sort of instruction
manual or advice whatsoever about how best to use it, or even what is
expected of you as an owner
! TUG exists to
answer these very questions and help you make the most of your
Timeshare! Whether you are an existing owner, brand new
owner, or simply looking to buy your first Timeshare, finding TUG will
be the next best thing in your Timeshare Journey (right behind actually
taking your vacations!)