'Not timeshare' evangelism preys on unsuspecting pensioners


'Not timeshare' evangelism preys on unsuspecting pensioners

It smacks of American Pentecostal evangelism: a well-spoken, good-looking charmer cracks jokes in several official South African languages as he moves to music across the stage against a backdrop of scenes of stylish living projected in vivid colour to a crowd of pensioners.

Lured to the show by promises of mystery gifts and other pleasures, they watch intently, seemingly hypnotised by the honeyed tones of the master of ceremonies.

I am in the audience, here to observe how one’s hard-earned cash can be handed over as a trade-off for life-long discounted travel and luxurious holiday accommodation across the globe.

Hello Vacation Hub International (VHI), the winner of an international award for the Best Vacation Club.

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Submitted by : mickeyt on 2019-05-27 12:22:33
Sounds exactly like those arch scamsters The Holiday Club!!!

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