Feds crack down on Web-based mortgage refund frauds

Messmer, Ellen
December 1997
Network World;12/01/97, Vol. 14 Issue 48, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on the United States government's launching of a crackdown on companies that charge homeowners up to 30% of their refunds for helping them retrieve their money from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Illegality of HUD tracers; Joint effort with the Federal Trade Commission.


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