FTC, HUD, & State of Illinois Announce Settlement with Midwest Mortgage Lender Charged with Deceptive Lending Practices

FTC, Illinois File Separate Charges Against Mortgage Broker

Media Advisory



Press conference to announce a settlement with an Ohio mortgage lender charged with deceptive lending practices, and the announcement of separate charges against a Chicago-based mortgage broker.


Timothy J. Muris, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
Mel Martinez, Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development


Thursday, July 18 - 2:00 p.m.


Federal Trade Commission - Room 432*
600 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20580

Room 432 will open at 1:00 p.m. for camera set-up. For those who will not be able to attend, call-in lines are available, 1-800-720-5830; Conference Chairperson: Bruce Jennings; Confirmation #: 13028869.

Call-in lines are for the press only!

Media Contact:

FTC Office of Public Affairs
(202) 326-2161

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