California Foreclosure Rescue Scammer Headed to Jail

Christy Romero, Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program (SIGTARP), and Melinda Haag, United States Attorney for the Northern District of California, today announced that on November 26, Walter Bruce Harrell, 72, of Montara, Calif., was sentenced to 10 months in federal prison and three years of supervised release for bankruptcy fraud and … Read more

Attorneys Selling Mortgage Rescue and Loan Modifications, Charged in Illinois

An attorney that is involved in illegal activity? Wouldn’t you think that of all the people in the world, attorney’s would be the most likely to abide by the law? It appears not in in this case. The Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has recently filed lawsuits against four Chicago area companies and licensed attorneys … Read more

I Need The Name of a Credible Loan Modification Company. – Charlotte

Charlotte “Dear Steve, I want to know how to find a credible loan modification company. Is there a list of fraudulent companies as to the consumer will know who not to do business with? I am having the hardest time trying to find anything on the internet which will inform me of fraudulent companies. I … Read more

Mortgage Rescue Scam Results in Guilty Plea From Lawyer

In a look into the future when more lawyers are going to find themselves in hot water from current foreclosure avoidance scams, yet another lawyer has been found guilty of running a foreclosure rescue or mortgage rescue scam. This time the show unfolded in Pennsylvania. The government alleged that Doherty and four others targeted homeowners … Read more

Master Builders for Christ and Vision Builders Christian Center Steal Homes of People Facing Foreclosure

I’m not sure if it’s just me or that there seem to be more financial frauds occurring in the name of God. Using the words of God and a promised opportunity of hope in desperation, three Delaware residents stole the foreclosed houses of desperate homeowners. – Source Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden announced that Jamaar … Read more

I’m Not Sure Where to Turn for Home Loan Modification Help? – Jim

“Dear Steve, I have applied for a home loan modification and been denied. They told me to apply as many times as I like and they will review. I have lost 1/2 of my income due to the economy and company mergers of various accounts I did business with. I have used money from my … Read more