When I first saw the headline I thought it was about "Costa Rica". I suppose my brain could not conceive that a CALIFORNIA wealthy county like Contra Costa would no longer prosecute criminals.
The deputies in my county have never done more than take reports or write tickets, but I'm in Arizona.
Lately I've seen many articles about mortgage modification scams. Since my spam is filtered before I ever get to see it, I thought the mail below was "real", especially since it looks like a response to an email.
To my surprise, it encourages me to CASH IN on the mortgage modification market:
I've been around the block a couple times, so I didn't actually have to read the FNMA news release about hardship modifications to know that it will PRIMARILY benefit Fannie Mae.
But when I ran across the December 18, 2008 FNMA news release, I decided to read it and it was exactly what I expected:
I posted about the CitiFinancial latest scam at
Today Michelle posted how her 69 year-old mother is facing foreclosure by Citi.