Real Scam Stories

With the national foreclosure rate persistently high, many homeowners have turned to loan modification or foreclosure "rescue" companies for help – only to realize they've been scammed. Anyone can become a victim of a loan modification scam. Learn from past victims, so you don't have to be.

Most Common Scams

Loan modifications scams are changing every day. Read descriptions of some of the most common scams to avoid.

Trusted Authorities

There are many resources available to you for information on foreclosure counseling and loan modification scams.

Facing Foreclosure?

Get real help, free of charge, from HUD-approved counseling agencies.