Options for Mortgage Loan Default

By: Jamie L. Harris Whether it be from job loss, divorce, medical issues or the death of a spouse, many American homeowners may find they are unable to debt service their monthly mortgage payment.  The good news is most lenders offer a variety of options to address financial hardship issues

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What is the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”)?

President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in July 2010, which established the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). In January of 2012, President Barack Obama appointed Rich Cordray to be the first Director of the CFPB. The CFPB writes rules, supervises companies, and enforces federal

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