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Ponzi Schemes: Beware of More Mortgage Scams

With the current crisis in the housing market, investing in companies that buy, renovate and sell properties might seem like a moneymaking idea.  There’s no doubt that those return on investment opportunities do exist but it’s an investor beware market.

Someone asking you to invest in buying, renovating and selling properties might seem like a real estate market savvy business person in the current market but then again over 500 victims and $30 million were racked up by what can be really can be called a Ponzi scheme. Continue reading Ponzi Schemes: Beware of More Mortgage Scams

Taking Out a Mortgage Loan? Think about Lifestyle verses House with Mortgage Loan Debt

A bank or mortgage lender will help you determine a number for your loan affordability. Many are hoping for that number to as high as possible. But really, is this number a safe and comfortable amount of mortgage loan debt for you?

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Millions Stolen through Home-Equity Scams- Identity Thieves Arrested

Find out how the good guys won and lost in this current home equity identity theft scam. Good guys lost money and their identity, but many thieves in the ring were caught and prosecuted. Read more how this happened.

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Are You a Victim of Mortgage Fraud? Here is What You Can Do

This is the second in a two part series about mortgage fraud, how it occurs, the damage it causes and what you can do to protect yourself. Read on for more information on how you can stop mortgage fraud through identity theft and what to do if you have been a victim.

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What is Mortgage Fraud through Identity Theft?

This begins a two part series on what is mortgage fraud; how it occurs and what can be done about it: such as how to protect yourself and what to do if you are a victim of identity theft and mortgage fraud.

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