Financial Incentives to Owning a Timeshare

June 19, 2014 at 9:21 pm
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We all want a bargain and to save money on our vacations and purchasing a timeshare can indeed save you money in the long run. Like any investment, you have to put up the funds so that you can reap the rewards in the future. There are various financial incentives to owning timeshare, of which many are a side effects of becoming a vacation owner in your favorite beach destination.

Financial Timeshare Myths

Before exploring the financial benefits of timeshare, it should first be clarified that regardless of what the timeshare seller tells you in the presentation, you are not going to get rich from your timeshare purchase. However, you can stand to save money in the long term on quality vacations and guaranteed great accommodations. You buy a timeshare today, whose worth is calculated by current trends and inflation, it stands to reason that in 5 or 10 years time, the relative cost of your vacation accommodation will be much less and you continue to reap the benefits of your initial investment.

Save Money Booking Ahead

A fringe benefit of owning a timeshare is that you become much more likely to plan ahead for your vacations to make use of your timeshare investment. Therefore you can get the best deals on airline tickets.

Invite the Whole Family

Depending on the size of your timeshare, you can often take more advantage of the space available using all the beds in the suite or condo. Unlike hotel rooms, you can fit as many of your party as there are beds for.

Save on Restaurants

A knock on effect of buying a timeshare with kitchen facilities is that you can prepare some meals at home and save money on expensive restaurant checks. Even if you only use it to make breakfast, timeshare units with kitchens can bring financial benefits.

Discounts and Special Offers

A financial incentive that many people overlook are the discounts and offers you can enjoy by becoming part of a residence club or timeshare vacation club. You will find that you can get discounts in restaurants or even earn points for recommending friends.