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Mortgage modification scams on the rise

One of the fallouts of the mortgage foreclosure debacle is a cottage industry of mortgage modification or "mortgage rescue" companies. Consumer advocates say many of these companies are defrauding distressed and already cash-strapped homeowners by charging for services they do not deliver, as well as engaging in the unauthorized practice of law. Nathan Fransen, an attorney at ...