Foreclosure Scams Get Door-to-Door Response – Columbus Dispatch


Foreclosure-rescue scams are almost all the same, and advocacy groups have been trying to educate consumers about them for years.

So why do so many people still fall prey to the scam artists?

"Predators pick on people who are and feel vulnerable," Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray said yesterday.

"If you have 90,000 people (in Ohio) potentially losing their homes and many others worried about losing their homes, that's a very ripe target for foreclosure-rescue scams."

Read the story from The Columbus Dispatch.