Back in April we posted about an article CNBC’s Diana Olick wrote about a Homeowner Loan Modification Scam going around.
Well, it looks like similar scams are still going around. Here’s a comment we received earlier today on that original post:
I JUST RECIEVED ONE OF THESE 009-S FORMS TODAY. I FOUND IT SUSPICIOUS BECAUSE THERE WAS NO SENDER INFORMATION ON IT ANYWHERE SO I DECIDED TO GOOGLE IT. THANK GOD I DID!
We just took a quick look to see what google would have to say about the “Form 009-S Payment Reduction Notification” and there’s a nice link to an example bogus form from msn.com: CLICK THIS LINK TO SEE AN EXAMPLE BOGUS LOAN MODIFICATION FORM.
Let’s make sure as many folks as possible are aware of this Loan mod ploy and others like it. Here’s a “tell a friend” link you can use to forward this along to clients and Realtor friends…