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New Bill To Establish Banks In Every Post Office To Serve Low Income Consumers — Consider The Consumer

There was a new bill recently introduced in the Senate pushing to cut off and force competition for payday lenders and establish banks in every Post Office. The idea behind this is for the Post Office Banks to serve consumers with a low income. Many are looking at this as a positive, or at least better…

via New Bill To Establish Banks In Every Post Office To Serve Low Income Consumers — Consider The Consumer

This is good news as it will introduce some much needed competition in the banking and payday loan industry.


Sick Puppy Ocwen to acquire Sick Puppy PHH Corporation: Homeowners Beware — Livinglies’s Weblog

PHH Mortgage Corporation-Consent Order By LendingLies Staff Shares of struggling mortgage servicer Ocwen jumped after the company announced it would buy rival, PHH Corporation- another small loan servicer that is able to operate without the servicing limitations imposed on big banks . In a release, Ocwen said the agreement was for $360 million in cash […]

via Sick Puppy Ocwen to acquire Sick Puppy PHH Corporation: Homeowners Beware — Livinglies’s Weblog

This is bad news as it will allow Ocwen to screw over even more homeowners.

Recent class action lawsuits you may be eligible for

Via Class Actions Reporter TCPA Rules The Day Still Here is this week’s update on class actions and settlements. Clearly violations of the TCPA rule the day. Not sure what the TCPA is? You have to read one of the many lawsuits with TCPA in the title. Class Action Lawsuits Nextgen Leads TCPA Class…

via Recent Class Actions You May Be Eligible For — considertheconsumer

Equifax waited several months before fixing their security issues

Welp, the saga continues. After about a week’s worth of news damaging the company name, it surfaced this morning that Equifax waited months before finally admitting to having to fix a widely known vulnerability in its security software which enabled hackers to compromise the personal information of as many as 143 million US consumers. “We know that criminals…

via BREAKING: Equifax Waited Months Before Fixing Their Security Issues — considertheconsumer

That is outrageous that Equifax waited several months before they fixed the vulnerability in their security software, and also waited several months before disclosing that they had been hacked.

New service will allow you to sue Equifax with one click

The entrepreneur behind DoNotPay, a free online chatbot that has successfully fought around 375,000 parking tickets in New York, Seattle, and the U.K., is launching a new service on Tuesday that will allow people to sue Equifax automatically, for $15,000, with one click. On September 7, Equifax revealed a massive cybersecurity breach that potentially exposed the Social Security numbers and…

via Sue Equifax Automatically, With One Click — considertheconsumer

This is a great idea.  Small claims court, particularly in California is very user friendly and attorneys are not allowed.

Ninth Circuit rules that Robins has Article 3 standing

BREAKING NEWS — For those of you that haven’t been keeping track of the differences of opinion between the U.S. Supreme Court and the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in the Spokeo v. Robins case, the 9th Circuit panel has issued an opinion that the Plaintiff (Robins) did in fact allege a “concrete injury”. […]


CHECKLIST — FDCPA Damages and Recovery: Revisiting the Montana S Ct Decision in Jacobson v Bayview

Excellent blog post from Neil Garfield discussing a checklist of possible damages under the FDCPA that were detailed in the Montana Supreme Court decision of Jaborson v. Bayview. Every homeowner and every attorney or other legal professional that works in foreclosure defense should download and read the Jacobson v. Bayview decision.

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What is unique and instructive about this decision from the Montana Supreme Court is that it gives details of each and every fraudulent, wrongful and otherwise illegal acts that were committed by a self-proclaimed servicer and the “defective” trustee on the deed of trust.

You need to read the case to see how many different times the same court in the same case awarded damages, attorney fees and sanctions against Bayview who persisted in their behavior even after the judgment was entered.

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This case overall stands for the proposition that the violations of federal law by self proclaimed servicers, trusts, trustees, substituted trustees, etc. are NOT insignificant or irrelevant. The consequences of merely…

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