U.S. Charges 530 in Mortgage Probe With $1 Billion in Losses

U.S. Charges 530 in Mortgage Probe With $1 Billion in Losses

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More than 73,000 homeowners were victims of various frauds for which charges were filed during a year-long crackdown, including “foreclosure rescue schemes” that take advantage of those who have fallen behind on payments, the Justice Department said in a statement.