Mortgage Debt Relief Firms Ordered to Finally Pay Up for Actions

Mortgage Law Group and the Consumer First Legal Group ordered to pay $59 Million for mortgage debt relief activities according to Bloomberg Law. “The bankruptcy estates of the Mortgage Law Group and the Consumer First Legal Group, along with the firms’ principle members, will pay a combined $59 million in restitution and civil money penalties, … Read more

Reader Wants a Mortgage Law Group Lawsuit Update

Question: Dear Steve, Can you advise us readers as to the status of the CFPB case against the mortgage law group? What is happening? Answer: Dear Anonymous, So the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) sued the Mortgage Lw Group in 2014. See this, this, and this. I took a look at the court docket and … Read more

Missouri Sues Mortgage Law Group and Legal Helpers Debt Resolution

On March 11, 2013, Attorney General Chris Koster filed a lawsuit against two related businesses that purported to provide loan modification and mortgage relief to desperate homeowners. Koster’s suit is against Legal Helpers Debt Resolution, LLC and Mortgage Law Group, LLC, as well as the companies’ managing partner, Jason Edward Searns; senior partner, Thomas Macey; … Read more

Is Steven Craig With Tapit.com Really Steven Vanderhoof of Mortgage Law Group and The Credit Exchange Fame?

A tipster (send in your tips here) wrote me and said: “My old boss is using an alias working for Tapit.com in Irvine CA. He owes me back pay He is ripping off this company like be did in Chicago with Mortgage Law Group He goes by Steven Craig. Tapit.com/team he is VP of Sales. … Read more

The Mortgage Law Group is Supposed to Be Saving Our House. – Sharon

“Dear Steve, I have had The Mortgage Law Group working on modification of my house note since Noc,2011, Have paid thousands of dollars and are still in the dark about my mortgage. The company is in Florida and I am in Texas. I have gotten letters about foreclosure and am scared of losing my house. … Read more

Is The Mortgage Law Group and The Law Firm of Macey, Aleman, and Searns a Scam? They Told Me Not Pay My Mortgage. – Katie

“Dear Steve, I was looking up this law firm; The Law Firm of Macey, Alman and Searns. I was looking on the web today to find answers and or a solution to my mortgage dilemma. I came accross a site : US Mortgage Relief, called the 866 number and signed up with this firm… I … Read more