The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation’s consumer protection agency, wants you to know how to recognize a foreclosure rescue scam. Even if the foreclosure process has already begun, the FTC and its law enforcement partners want you to know that legitimate options are available to help you save your home.
President Obama's Making Home Affordable program will help you find ways to make your home more affordable through resources on refinancing and finding if you may be eligible to have your monthly payment reduced.
Central Michigan 2-1-1 provides information on the foreclosure process online and by dialing 2-1-1 on your phone, you have instant access to a representative who will be your advocate. Resources available include legal help, debt counseling, mortgage payment assistance, HUD approved counseling agencies, and MSHDA housing counselors.
This long standing nonprofit credit counseling network provides connections to credit counselors with high standards for agency accreditation, counselor certification and policies that ensure free or low-cost confidential services.