Tag: Wells Fargo

Mortgage Servicing Settlement Reached

February 9, 2012.  Today government officials, including  Attorney General Eric Holder, announced a $26 billion settlement with five banks to settle allegations of mortgage servicing and foreclosure processing errors. The agreement, reached with Bank of America Corp., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citigroup Inc., Wells Fargo & Co., and Ally Financial Inc., resolves allegations related to foreclosure practices in 2009 … Continue Reading

Wells Fargo Settles State AG Investigations Into “Risky Mortgages” Made By Acquired Lenders

October 7, 2010 –  The New York Times reports that Wells Fargo agreed to pay $24 million to resolve investigations by eight state attorneys general into whether lenders acquired by the bank made risky mortgages to consumers without disclosing the risks.   Wells reached the agreement was with attorneys general in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Nevada, New Jersey, … Continue Reading