Credit reports falsely lead the consumer into believing information on the reports is accurate, or that a creditor is required to make sure the data on the credit report is accurate.

Am I Responsible for My Deceased Spouse’s Pre-marriage Debts?

This area of law turns on specific facts.  It is almost impossible to give a single answer for what you may think is a simple question.  First, the law of the state where you live or lived may control.  Second, a prior marriage or debts taken out before the current marriage may affect the answer. 

Wells Fargo

CFPB Takes Action Against Wells Fargo and Chase for Illegal Mortgage Kickbacks

ILLEGAL MORTGAGE SCHEMES: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Maryland Attorney General took action against Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase for an illegal marketing-services-kickback scheme they participated in with Genuine Title, a now-defunct title company.

Is Your College Offering Checking & Pre-paid Accounts with Tricks and Traps?

Stories From a Bankruptcy Attorney – the good, the bad and the moronic.

The Seamy World of Debt Collecting

What is a Zombie Debt? Banks Are Subverting Bankruptcy Protection.