FTC Shuts Down Scads of Phony Mortgage Relief Scammers

Stop Countrywide Mortgage Abuse

The Federal Trade Commission has announced a federal court has entered orders against 22 defendants who offered financially strapped consumers fake home-loan modification services that the FTC claims violated the FTC Act and the Mortgage Assistance Relief Services (MARS) Rule. The MARS Rule bans mortgage foreclosure rescue and loan modification services from collecting fees until … Read more

SC Law Group, South Coast Law Group, Bobby Mozani – Consumer Complaint – August 23, 2013

Consumer Statement: South Coast Legal out of CA promised that by paying $4,000.00 to be get a loan modification at 2%, this would stop my foreclosure. They sent me attachments from Excel and word to show I had a chance to get the Modification. They never told me that on top of the $4,000.00 would … Read more

SC Law Group – Consumer Complaint – August 18, 2013

Consumer Statement: I know now that I was “Scammed”! Because, I contacted by a so-called Case Manager (DAVID MILLER), who informed me that he was an Attorney with “SC Law Group. And, that I could reduce my mortgage payments by a Loan Modification. He continued stating that he could assist me with the loan modification. … Read more

Can I Trust SC Law Group or Affordable Financial Solutions of America? – Jeff

“Dear Steve, got behind on mtg payments & other bills, filed chapter 13 last year, but case has not been settled. trustee denies claim & then attorney refiles. all payments are being made to the trustee. mtg payments are also being made. we also have a rental property in the same situation, but has since … Read more

Should I Be Worried SC Law Group Has My Information?

“Dear Steve, I saw your postings regarding SC Law Group and was curious. The person I talked to over the phone seems knowledgeable of mortgage modification. I have provided them info regarding my financial documents (bank statements, mortgage statements, and employer pay stubs). I needed to pay an upfront fee (several thousand) for the loan … Read more

SC Law Group Sends Out Similar Mailer They Claim They Denounce

The other day I did a story about SC Law Group, here. In that story I discovered that SC Law Group had the same core of lawyers that were associated with another firm, NHT Law Group, that was being sued by a mortgage company for sending out allegedly bogus mailers. The mortgage company suit said: … Read more

Does SC Law Group Sound Like a Scam? – Jake

“Dear Steve, Have a mortgage with a 6% intrest… Starting to have some financial issues.. I was contacted through the mail by the SC Law Group from Long Beach, CA. They say they can put together a package to present to Chase our mortgage lender that will make them reduce our mortgage rate to 3.25% … Read more