Are you the next target of a mortgage modification scam?

Mortgage modifications are often wise options for people who are behind in their mortgage payments or who are interested in lowering their payments. Unfortunately, there are a lot of scam artists out there conning innocent homeowners. Florida Attorney General warns residents about scams Despite crackdowns on mortgage scam artists, Florida residents are still being targeted…

Reasons to pay off debt

Some people in Florida who are in debt might think that paying it off as soon as possible is not important. So many people carry debt these days that it is often seen as normal to be hundreds or even thousands of dollars in debt. However, there are a number of reasons to get rid…

How bill collectors pusue left-behind debt

The deceptive practices and intimidating tactics of debt collection companies in Florida and around the country have been criticized by state prosecutors, federal regulators and consumer advocates alike. One approach that has drawn particular ire is the practice of leading the loved ones of deceased debtors to believe that they are responsible for clearing up…

Understanding debt negotiation companies

Debt negotiation firms exist to help those who struggle with debts, such as credit cards and car loans. Florida residents who are struggling with debt might be interested in reading about how these types of companies work before using their services. Debt negotiation companies help people settle their credit card debts by negotiating with creditors,…