Core Advisory Group Lost in a Meltdown

In the annals of the debt relief industry there have been some incredible events between companies. I think this one still takes the top spot. But a rising issue may soon be challenging that spot. About a month ago I was contacted about concern over a company called Core Advisory Group. So I reached out … Read more

Debt Relief Scammer Denny Lake Folds to the FTC

The following legal action by a debt relief industry entity, should serve as a good example of the tie that binds both affiliates and marketers and the company who is providing the service. Denny Lake, the final individual defendant in a mortgage modification scam aimed at financially strapped homeowners, will be banned from selling debt … Read more

Familiar Names Banned from Selling Mortgage Help

Some familiar names just struck a deal with the Federal Trade Commission. Four mortgage modification scammers, Brian Pacios, Chad Caldaronello, Justin Moreira and Derek Nelson will be banned from selling debt relief products and services under settlements resolving Federal Trade Commission charges that they deceived homeowners facing foreclosure. The settlements stem from a complaint the … Read more

Court Halts Mortgage Relief Operation that Targeted Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

Some People Lost Their Homes: Paid Defendants Instead of Making Mortgage Payments At the Federal Trade Commission’s request, a federal court halted a sham operation that allegedly told financially distressed homeowners it would help get their mortgages modified, but instead effectively stole their mortgage payments, leading some to foreclosure and bankruptcy. The FTC seeks to … Read more

America’s Consumer Advocacy Group & Denny Lake Sent Me to Elite Legal Group. – Fran

“Hi Steve, I’m a 58 year old single mom I live in garden grove California and I need a loan modification BAD. I’m on a 10 yr IO and I can’t get any help from Wells Fargo we qualify for making homes affordable according to my HAMP report we got from America’s consumer advocacy group. … Read more

America’s Advocacy Law Group Wants Me to Pay Money Upfront for Mortgage Help. – Doug

“Dear Steve, I was reviewing loan mod companies this morning I was speaking to a group in Fullerton California called America’s Advocacy law group I researched then and I notice they are located in Florida. Now I had been speaking with a person name Chris Isicsa who was my intake specialist and he was wanting … Read more

Can I Trust America’s Consumer Advocacy Group and Denny Lake? – Steve

January 4, 2012 – Update: See letter from the attorney of Robert Prado at bottom of post and the statement and states that “ACAG has no affiliation with Denny Lake.” “Dear Steve, My wife and I have been searching for a good loan modification firm for about 3 months and we have been contacted by … Read more

Mass Joinder Receiver Report States What They Found During Raid

The court appointed receiver of the law offices and companies that were raided and seized in the recent mass joinder actions in California has shown that the very issues were were all concerned about, appear to have been true. Marketers for lawyers selling access to mass joinder and tort litigation created such a network of … Read more