How to Help Your Borrowers Avoid Tax Fraud

How to Help Your Borrowers Avoid Tax Fraud

“‘Tis the season” – it’s a phrase often heard in November and December, reminding us all that a special time of year is upon us. It’s not a phrase you hear all that often in the months leading up to the 15th of April – the first deadline for filing your personal...
Mortgage Fraud: Are We Out of the Woods Yet?

Mortgage Fraud: Are We Out of the Woods Yet?

“Show me the money!” A popular quote from the 1996 movie Jerry Maguire easily sums up the tracking of mortgage fraud trends. Where there is money to be made, mortgage fraud is sure to follow. The mortgage industry learned some valuable lessons from the real estate...
Do You Know Your Mortgage Fraud Red Flags?

Do You Know Your Mortgage Fraud Red Flags?

Please note this article is not a comprehensive primer on mortgage fraud – use the resources listed below for more red flags and tips.  Anyone in the mortgage industry knows mortgage fraud happens, but all too often it’s a case of “that would never happen to me!” Are...