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  Contents    For Consumers: Feature Articles - 2003
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These are FTC consumer feature articles from 2003. These articles can be reprinted in your newspaper, magazine or newsletter; some articles have also been distributed by the North American Precis Syndicate (NAPS).

Mortgage Servicing: Making Your Payments Count
May 2004
The Federal Trade Commission wants you to know what a mortgage servicer does and what your rights are.

Not All Credit Counselors Are on the Level

April 2004


Many credit counseling organizations are nonprofit and work with consumers to solve their financial problems. But beware -- just because an organizations says it's nonprofit doesn't guarantee that its services are free or affordable, or that it's services are legitimate.

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