Faulty MBS Lawsuit Against Wells Fargo Can Proceed

Brenna Swanson, Housing Wire A lawsuit over an alleged $1.5 billion subprime mortgage-backed securities fraud scheme against Wells Fargo (WFC) and Fortis Securities cleared a significant hurdle … [Read more...]

TD Bank AKA “America’s Most Convenient Bank” Charges $15 To Cash Checks

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Don't Be Fooled, Canadian Banks Are Greedier than U.S. Banks   Last month you read on MFI-Miami how Canadian owned TD Bank was openly discriminating against atheists here in the U.S. Now word … [Read more...]

Big Shot Foreclosure Mill Lawyer Assaults Homeowner’s Lawyer Inside Court House

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Foreclosure Mill Attorney Goes Nuts After Judge Rules Against Him   "He was trying to send me a message that if you fight the big firm, I’m going to crush you,” -Foreclosure Defense Attorney … [Read more...]

62 Percent of South Florida Homes Unaffordable

Kim Miller, Palm Beach Post South Florida homebuyers are having a tougher time finding homes to fit their budget, according to a new study that determined 62 percent of homes in the region are … [Read more...]

The 1-2-3 Punch to Long Island Hits Homeless Hard

The one, two, three punch of the foreclosure crisis, Hurricane Sandy and the worst winter in recent memory has hit New York hard and – on Long Island especially – left advocates for the homeless … [Read more...]

Did Michigan Dems Just Bitch Slap Victims Of Illegal Foreclosures?

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Likely Gubernatorial Candidate Schauer Picks Sister Of Fraudclosure Mill Operator As Running Mate   Likely Democratic Michigan Gubernatorial Candidate Mark Schauer's campaign announced … [Read more...]

NY AG Schneiderman shrugs off loss of control over housing settlement money

KEN LOVETT, NY Daily News Attorney General Eric Schneiderman doesn't care who controls the state's share of the JP Morgan Chase housing settlement funds as long as they go toward their intended … [Read more...]

New York Demands Data From Mortgage Firm Nationstar

MICHAEL CORKERY, NY Times New York State’s top banking regulator is raising questions about the capabilities of the mortgage servicing firm Nationstar Mortgage Holdings, demanding details about the … [Read more...]

Canadian Owned TD Bank AKA “America’s Most Convenient Bank” Refuses Service To Atheist

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BREAKING: An important message from American Atheists Managing Director, Amanda Knief: I was just refused service -- because I am an atheist. It was embarrassing, humiliating, and pissed me off. A … [Read more...]

New Laws Prohibiting Dual Tracking in the Foreclosure Context

 Amy Loftsgordon, Nolo Dual tracking occurs when a mortgage holder continues to foreclose on a homeowner’s home while simultaneously considering the homeowner’s application for a loan modification. … [Read more...]