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The Dave Ramsey Timeshare Exit Team Debacle: Out of The Frying Pan Into The Fire

The timeshare industry is a complex and often contentious one, with countless stories of owners hoping to exit timeshares that no longer serve their needs. In recent years, a slew of companies who promised to assist with timeshare exits have emerged, but their practices have been increasingly scrutinized. One such company, Timeshare Exit Team, faced […]

Mike Kennedy - Jun 06, 2023
Owners Product Updates Timeshare News

Cognitive Biases and How They Can Hurt Timeshare Owners

Cognitive biases are common mental shortcuts that we all rely on to make quick decisions in our daily lives. However, certain biases like anchoring bias and confirmation bias can have harmful effects on timeshare owners. This summary of my original article from ResortTrades emphasizes the influence of these biases on timeshare resales, rentals, and how […]

Mike Kennedy - May 19, 2023
Listing Owners Travel

What Are Travelers Booking on KOALA?

With spring steadily approaching, travelers await renewed travel rhythms in a post-COVID world.

Laura Gohl - Feb 25, 2021
Fees Owners Timeshare News

How Maintenance Fee Increases Changed (or Stayed the Same) in 2020

As the new year arrives, odds are your maintenance bill deadline is en route, too. Read on for info on fees and club dues, plus inside info on how the major brands are changing (or not changing) their fees in a year unlike any other.

Laura Gohl - Dec 08, 2020
Owners Timeshare News Travel

What Companies are Doing to Prepare for the Timeshare Industry Recovery

After canceling and postponing trips earlier this year, people are starting to plan and take vacations again – albeit with a sensible degree of caution. As travel restrictions start to ease, timeshare companies like KOALA are poised to offer guests the same luxurious accommodations they love, with the additional peace of mind that comes with […]

Laura Gohl - Aug 07, 2020
Listing Owners

Owners Ask: How Am I Protected if Something Goes Wrong?

Did you know that you’re still responsible if someone else is staying in your timeshare? Paying fees for an unused timeshare can already be stressful. That’s why KOALA is the FIRST and ONLY timeshare rental platform that protects you with $1M of host insurance. Because listing and renting your unused timeshare should be easy peasy, […]

Laura Gohl - Jul 28, 2020

How to Get out of a Timeshare without Ruining Your Credit

Vacation ownership is a lifestyle purchase that can provide years of happy travel memories and a happy ownership exit is one that leaves your credit score smiling too. Check out our helpful tips on how to get out of a timeshare without ruining your credit.

Laura Gohl - Jul 12, 2020
Owners Travel

Why I Started KOALA: to Put Owners First

I started KOALA to give owners more control over a product that (in some cases) seemed to control them.

Mike Kennedy - Jul 10, 2020
Owners Timeshare News

Timeshare Needs to Rediscover Product-Market Fit

KOALA Cofounder Mike Kennedy on how timeshare lost product-market fit (and what to do about it)

Mike Kennedy - Jun 26, 2020
Owners Timeshare News Travel

Returning Travelers Value Safety and Affordability

As travel picks up, what key factors are travelers taking into account when planning their next vacation?

Laura Gohl - Jun 19, 2020
Listing Owners

How to Find a Timeshare Cancellation Attorney You Can Trust

What happens if you want to cancel your timeshare after your rescission deadline has passed? Here are the key things to keep you informed, savvy, and discerning if you decide to work with a timeshare cancellation attorney.

Laura Gohl - Jun 01, 2020

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