Banking Misconduct Blog


Banking Disgrace? BBVA Compass Bank’s Treatment of Wounded Vets

Michael Masters is a true American hero. An Army soldier who served during the Gulf War, Michael is a 100% disabled veteran. Like many wounded warriors, he found it difficult to assimilate back into civilian life. Today he is homeless and struggling to get back on his feet.
Michael survives...


Ocwen’s Many Evils - Systematic Abuse of Struggling Homeowners

Last April, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced a lawsuit against Ocwen and its subsidiaries for “failing borrowers at every stage of the mortgage servicing process.” The CFPB’s statement claimed that “Ocwen’s years of widespread errors, shortcuts, and...

Independence Day, Bank of America, and Financial Tyranny (HAMP Post)

Topics:
-Bank of America Accused of Stealing Homes -Fighting Back Against Banks -The Truth about HAMP Modifications  Today is July 4th and in thousands of communities, people will celebrate our independence with fireworks tonight. Independence from tyranny and a privileged ruling...

Judge Okays $7 Billion RICO Class Action Against State Farm

State Farm claims to be the nation’s number one insurer. According to its website, the company promises to deliver the value customer’s expect from the industry’s leader. Evidently, that bar is quite low. In 1999, a trial court ruled against State Farm and ordered the insurance...

PNC to Pay $24- $70mm to Settle RICO Class Action Suit

Want to cause a banker to shudder with fear? Mention the word RICO. Short for the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, RICO is one of the most potent weapons against corrupt banks and bankers. A recent lawsuit against PNC Bank alleging the bank violated truth in lending and...