Flush – Meracord / NoteWorld

A fantastic reader / tipster (send in your tips here) sent me the following press release. Anyone know what Linda Remsberg is doing now? I looked at noteworld.com and that redirects to Evergreen Note Servicing (notecollection.com) (which appears to actually be Evergreen Escrow, Inc.)and Meracord.com goes to a non-existent site. Interestingly, Evergreen Note Servicing sounds … Read more

1st United Consultants – Consumer Complaint – July 30, 2014

Consumer Statement: In July 2012, I contacted 1st United Consultants to help me consolidate my debt. I spoke with Oryan Bitton in the client Care Department on several times as I attempted to establish an account and pay the fees required to get the process moving along. They required a copy of a voided check, … Read more

Meracord, Noteworld, and Fidelity and Deposit Company Hit With Class Action

While the flood of lawsuits against debt settlement companies has slowed considerably yet one more class action has been added against Meracord, Noteworld, and Fidelity and Deposit Company of Maryland. This time in Arizona. The complaint provides a very long description of the alleged actions and conspiracy between the debt settlement escrow company and the … Read more

Meracord / NoteWorld Falls to CFPB. Global Client Solutions to Follow?

Yesterday the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced an action and settlement against Meracord, previously known as NoteWorld. Meracord was one of the two primary players assisting debt relief companies to collect money from consumers and then pass it on to debt relief companies. Global Client Solutions is the second. What makes this current episode all … Read more

NoteWorld / Meracord Loses Arbitration Agreement With Court

An interesting development in the NoteWorld / Meracord world and a court case involving an arbitration agreement. The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals heard the case between Amrish Rajagopalan and NoteWorld. Apparently NoteWorld tried to rely on the arbitration agreement the debt settlement company had in their agreement to compel this situation out of court … Read more

Meracord / NoteWorld Still Taking a Beating Over Debt Relief Activities. Drags Many In.

Courthouse News is reporting a new class action suit has been filed against Meracord (NoteWorld) and other for debt settlement activities. This 50 page complaint was filed by Steve Berman ([email protected]) with Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro in Seattle and makes similar allegations as other suits have. The suit damns companies that have worked or are … Read more

Student Loan Managers – Review. Are They a Scam?

Company Name Student Loan Managers Our Impression of What the Company Offers to Consumers The company appears to offer services for federal student loans only to consolidate and/or reduce monthly payments or discharge student loans. Yet these services are available for free directly through the Department of Education to consumers but the company is not … Read more

Prime Access Management Took Our Money But Didn’t Do Anything

“Dear Steve, Prime Access Management took 1500 dollars that we didnt have to help us with forclose of our home they didnt do anything to help they only give 750 back to us we want all of our money back or we are contacting the ky. attorney general asap Can’t we get our money back?” … Read more

1st United Consultants / Lee Arthur – Consumer Complaint – November 12, 2012

Consumer Statement: I was contacted 9/12/12 from 1st United Consultant about lowering my mortgage payment. There was more conversation during that time I believe his name was Steve said let me check and see if we handle yor mortgage company, and then put me on hold. He came back and good news we do and … Read more

Washington Class Action Suit Refocused on Lloyd Ward and Meracord

Back in July a class action lawsuit was filed against Meracord (formerly NoteWorld) and Lloyd Ward, the Dallas debt settlement attorney who has sued my wife and I. The first compliant filed was a bit meandering and did not focus that much on the activities of Ward and his debt settlement companies. It appears the … Read more

Freedom Legal Plans / Reaching U Legal – Consumer Complaint – 10-19-2012

Consumer Statement: In May of 2011, a Darry l Solomon started calling us regarding our high interest rate mortgage loan. He represented to me that his company Reaching U Legal had been assisting hundreds of homeowners with various mortgage issues. I declined giving him any information. He continued to call, leaving messages as if I … Read more

Kansas Chapter 13 Trustee Clawing Back Money From LHDR, Armored Debt Center and Meracord

On October 3, 2012 Laurie B. Williams, a Kansas Chapter 13 bankruptcy trustee, filed suit against Legal Helpers Debt Resolution, Macey Aleman Hyslip & Searns, Armored Debt Center, Global Client Solutions, Meracord, and NoteWorld Servicing Center to recover money paid by the consumer to the companies prior to them filing bankruptcy. The complaint makes the … Read more

New Life Financial Solutions, 1st United Consultants, and Expense Management America Exposed by Get Out of Debt Guy and Nailed by FTC

As far back as early 2011, the GetOutOfDebt.org site has been publishing information about and warning consumers about suspicious and concerning practices by a number of interrelated companies promising financial help and foreclosure relief. These schemes were not uncovered by the site alone. Readers and insiders also sent in critical information that led to the … Read more

Meracord / 1st United Consultants – Consumer Complaint – 9-27-2012

Consumer Complaint Submission

Consumer Statement: On August 29th 2012 I received a call for a guy who just started talking. He didn’t identify himself or his comany. I found out he was with Meracord and he wanted to to a modification loan on our existing loan we have with Chase. We are late and behind with payments and … Read more