Oct 10, 2017
We're continuing our 'Be Wicked Smart' series in celebration of National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Today's topic - online rental scams.
Oct 5, 2017
It's October AND National Cyber Security Month – be wicked smart.
Sep 25, 2017
Following a natural disaster or during times of hardship, it's very important to recognize and avoid scams.
Sep 8, 2017
Si su hogar o lugar de trabajo ha sido afectado por los huracanes Harvey o Irma, aquí le informamos algunos pasos importantes que debe dar de inmediato para encaminarse hacia la recuperación.
Nov 17, 2016
International Fraud Week is a good time to learn what scams are out there and how to protect yourself. Take 4 minutes to watch these 4 videos to become a safer renter and homebuyer today.
Oct 31, 2016
With the wrap up of National Cyber Security Awareness month, it's a good time to reflect and take some steps to become more cyber savvy. Today learn how to protect your mortgage application from identity thieves.
Oct 25, 2016
National Cyber Security Awareness month is a good time to reflect and take some steps to become more cyber savvy. Today's topic? Online rental scams.
Oct 13, 2016
It's spooky out there. Keep yourself and your information safe and secure — don't be spoofed! National Cyber Security Awareness month is a good time to reflect and take some steps to become more cyber savvy.
Sep 6, 2016
Fraud artists who show up after disasters promise quick, quality repairs but then overcharge, do shoddy work, or skip town with the insurance money before the job is done. Here's how to protect yourself.
Dec 4, 2015
A new Freddie Mac video shows why consumers who pay for a quick 'guaranteed' fix to poor credit usually end up buying a lot of trouble. Watch for tips to protect yourself.
Jul 9, 2015
A recent column by Ken Harney highlights why borrowers should never stretch the truth on a loan application to get a mortgage or a better interest rate.
Jun 8, 2015
A Michigan man is convicted for targeting a religious community with phony promises of foreclosure relief.
Apr 2, 2015
It's time to take a fresh look at their process for detecting and stopping mortgage fraud.
Nov 19, 2014
International Fraud Awareness Week is the time to review the best ways to avoid the most common mortgage and real estate scams.
Aug 27, 2014
The five most active states for mortgage fraud, and the most active schemes, according to Freddie Mac's fraud investigators.
Aug 5, 2014
Borrower desperation simplifies the fraudsters' job to the point where all they have to do is advertise a promise and post a phone number or e-mail address.
Apr 29, 2014
More tips on how to safely apply for a mortgage.
Apr 9, 2014
Fraudsters continue to con house hunters out of rent money and personal credit information by falsely advertising foreclosed homes they don't own as rentals. Here are some tips to avoid the scam.
Apr 7, 2014
Mortgage applications are a gold mine for identity thieves. Here's a common sense tip for keeping your personal data away from prying eyes.