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How can I recognize mail fraud?

While the specific scams change everyday, a common warning sign is a letter asking you to send money or personal information now to receive something of value later. Some common types of high-risk mail you may receive are: Notices of ...

What is a reverse mortgage?

A Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM), the most common type of reverse mortgage, is a special type of home loan only for homeowners who are 62 and older. A reverse mortgage loan, like a traditional mortgage, allows homeowners to borrow ...

If I can't pay my mortgage loan, what are my options?

If you can’t pay your mortgage or are worried about missing a mortgage payment, call your mortgage servicer right away. You should also contact a HUD-approved housing counselor to get free, expert assistance on avoiding foreclosure. First, call your ...

How do I choose which credit counselor is right for me?

There are several things you should consider when trying to find a credit counseling service. A reputable credit counseling agency should be willing to send you free information about itself and the services it provides without requiring you to ...