Should you buy a timeshare? The answer is not black or white, as explained in the July issue of Financial Planning Magazine, which quoted our own Ron Kelemen from our Salem office. As Ron noted in the article, “Timeshares are not investments. Rather, they are lifestyle purchases. Therefore, a good deal for a given client could depend upon location, flexibility, liquidity, the ability to use the time at other locations, how well it suits one’s vacation patterns and preferences and a price that’s better than comparable units.” For a more expanded version of our thoughts on the topic, here is an article Ron wrote for Forbes.com in 2014.