More than five years have passed since the mortgage bubble began to pop, and scammers taking advantage of homeowners still abound. In fact, the criminals and their techniques have become increasingly sophisticated.
The foreclosure crisis continues to pummel millions of Americans, and it has given rise to a raft of industrious new con artists offering false assistance that leaves homeowners even deeper in debt and despair. If you don't want to get kicked when you're already down, here are a few things to remember.
As millions of Americans face foreclosures on their homes, scam artists are zeroing in on this growing population desperately in need of assistance. Here are some of the foreclosure scams to look out for.