Tag: scam

Money Transfer Scams | Federal Trade Commission

Why is the FTC interested in money transfers? We’ve seen a great rise in the last year on money transfer frauds. Often times, people will get phone calls from someone who claims to know a relative, from someone who tells them they’ve won a prize, from someone who tells them they’ve got a wonderful business […]

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Debt Validation Letters Explained

[MUSIC] Hi there, this is Michael Bovee with Consumer Recovery Network and welcome back to our YouTube channel. Today, I wanna discuss something that I’ve actually been meaning to for quite some time, at least, the kind of video, and that is debt validation. It’s found in the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and it’s […]

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How to Avoid Common Mortgage Refinance Scams

If you don’t pay your mortgage, it’s much more likely you’ll fall victim to a refinancing scam. I’m Ilyce Glink with Today’s Real Estate Minute. When you fall behind on your mortgage payments, your lender files a notice of default. This makes your financial problems – and your address – public record, and makes you […]

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MHA Mortgage Scam Tips

How can you avoid Mortgage Scams? Scammers are preying on homeowners struggling to pay their mortgage. Signs of a modification scam Request for an upfront payment. That is a scam! A money-back guarantee. That is a scam! Advice to stop talking to your mortgage company. That is a scam! Guidance to send payments somewhere other […]

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Bush On Low Income Loans To Encourage Buying Homes

george bush talking about the sort of uh… his plan to enable everyone on the planet even if they didn’t have a job to be able to get a mortgage that’s where you talk about who would benefit from that and the single greatest burger first-time homeownership is a high it is really hard for […]

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Being scammed or abused by a FAKE Debt Collector?

[MUSIC] Hi there, I’m Michael Bovey with Consumer Recovery Network. Thanks for tuning in to our YouTube Channel DebtBytes. Today, I wanna talk about fake debt collectors. Is there such a thing? Yes, absolutely. There’s some confusion though, so I wanna make sure that you understand the difference between a fake debt collector that is […]

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Payday Loan Scam

Hello this is Andi with quick Payday Loan Scam Info VideoYou’ll want to watch this before getting a Payday Loan to avoid a payday loan scam Payday Loans online can be found online throughout the internet. Alot of people think because it is a payday loan cash advance that it is automatically a Payday Loan […]

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The Criminal Quality Of Trumps Regulatory Appointments

The government agency known as the CFPB, created to protect you from predatory loans now has its new director, Mick Mulvaney, who was appointed by Trump. But in a twist of events, it turns out that the lawyer who wrote the memo supporting Mulvaney, supporting that appointment, represented a predatory foreign financial company with substantial […]

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Internet Scamming in Ghana

[MUSIC PLAYING] THOMAS MORTON: Hi, it’s Thomas. We’re in Ghana, the internet capital of Africa. If you ever wonder what happens to computers that you donate to one of those green e-recycling programs, this is basically it. Kids from the north of Ghana come to this junkyard during the summer to break computers down for […]

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