Financial Freedom, Land Trusts and the Supreme Court - It is not often that the Illinois Supreme Court decides a case involving the Truth-in-Lending Act, so when it does we ought to take notice.
A Sway from Suesz? - The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals is revisiting whether creditors will be required to file collection cases in the suburban districts where a [...]
CFPB Does Not Like Market Services Agreements - On October 8, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued long awaited guidelines about Market Services Agreements (MSA). [...]
TRID Trepidation - TRID is an acronym for the new combined TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure forms to be used for consumer real estate closings whose loan applications [...]
How to Avoid a PACA Trouble - There is a little known federal statute called the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act or “PACA” for short. Most banks have only a passing [...]