New Rules of the Road for Mortgage Lenders and Borrowers – Part II

In my last post, I discussed new protections that are effective this month for home buyers seeking a mortgage. But that’s just the start: The new mortgage rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau also protect you after you get your mortgage.…
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“Sewer Service”: Debt Collectors Gone Wild

About 30 million consumers—nearly one out of every 10 Americans—have accounts in collection, totaling $1,500 on average. This means that, in the hands of an unscrupulous debt collector, debt can make life hell for millions of consumers. Abusive debt collection…
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