Borrowers get some legal leverage in CFPB servicing rules

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New Guidelines Aim To Improve Customer Service, Enhance Protections On Federal Student Loans. According to CFPB enforcement action and reports, a number of student loan servicers – companies that manage student loan accounts – fail to meet their responsibility to inform borrowers about their options. For example,

 · How Will New Mortgage Rules Affect You?. please all borrowers. Some of the new mortgage rules will influence qualification requirements and the types of mortgages that borrowers get.

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 · CFPB’s ‘Creepy’ Data-Gathering Worries Lawmakers. asking what the CFPB’s involvement would be in ensuring struggling borrowers get modifications without being foreclosed upon at the same time. The CFPB’s servicing rules specifically prevent so-called "dual-tracking" that allows banks to continue with a foreclosure at the same time they are.

Some of the CFPB’s rules are designed to help implement the changes established in the mortgage settlement, while others are new. Among the rules announced on Friday are protections to help borrowers.

The final rule ensures that those confirmed as successors in interest will generally receive the same protections under the CFPB’s mortgage servicing rules as the original borrower. Providing more information to borrowers in bankruptcy: Under the CFPB’s existing mortgage rules, servicers do not have to provide periodic statements or early.

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Much of the new rules were based on those settlements, CFPB officials said. Servicing practices also differ widely. The servicing regulations are so detailed, and more changes are on their way, that.

New rules. of some mortgage terms, both lenders and borrowers will benefit from expected lower default experience." [OPINION: Why Mortgages Shouldn’t Have a Federal Guarantee] Implementing the new.

CFPB Provides Guidance on Mortgage Servicing Rules Oct 16 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is releasing a bulletin and interim final rule to provide greater clarity to the market concerning mortgage servicing rules that take effect in January 2014.

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CFPB Issues Clarifications of Mortgage Servicing Rules Posted by Marjorie Gross on Oct 24, 2013 in Regulatory Developments | 0 comments The CFPB, on October 15, issued a bulletin clarifying some of its mortgage servicing rules, which go into effect in January 2014.