Wyndham Destinations Working To Help Consumers Who Lost Money in Timeshare Exit Scheme
January 23, 2019
This past Friday, attorneys for
Wyndham Destinations announced plans to set up an account and email to assist hundreds of consumers to recover lost funds from an alleged timeshare scheme.
According to Wyndham Destinations Orlando law firm, Shutts and
Bowen, 300 people lost $15 million to the Ormond Beach timeshare
Veteran attorney Alfred "Bud" Bennington
that while it is not clear how much money could be
recovered, attorneys for Wyndham Destinations hope to provide a
financial lifeline to consumers.
"They (Wyndham) have
authorized me to tell those Wyndham owners victimized by ACC (A
Consumer Credit) and/or its principal, Dan Mcallef, that any
recovery made in any of the court proceedings against ACC and
Mcallef will not go to Wyndham, but rather Wyndham will give any
money it collects, in a proportionate amount, to the Wyndham
consumers who were ripped off by ACC and Mcallef as a sign of
good faith," said Bennington.
Shutts and Bowen set up a
special email account to help consumers involved in the
timeshare exit scam to find possible restitution. Alleged
victims can email TimeshareExitScam@shutts.com
to learn more.
"I got burned really bad. I hope we get the money soon,
I need the money," said Karen Eaton of Kentucky.
of funds will depend on how much is recovered in the legal
action against AConsumer Credit and its CEO Dana Mcallef.
"In my 40 years of practice this is an extraordinary
circumstance," Bennington said, "I believe that some of the acts
that have been committed clearly constitute criminal activity on
the part of Mr. Mcallef, no question about it."
investigation has uncovered a trail of victims from Kentucky to
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