Sunday, December 23, 2012

What happens when a new bank takes over

The FDIC closes a bank, offers that bank for sale, finds a buyer and agrees to cover some of the losses that the buyer incurs. That's how it works when your bank goes under.

But, what happens after you become a loan customer of the new bank? Is it all peaches and cream? Not necessarily so.

According to a report on, banks often put roadblocks in front of their borrowers and either hound them to pay off  their loans or face foreclosure.  One borrower wouldn't roll over and took the bank to court.  It WON!

Read the full story here.

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