The Federal Trade Commission offers a comprehensive guide for protecting
yourself against identity theft:
Warning To Licensees Who Collect Debt From CT Consumers
It is illegal to collect on consumer loans which violate Connecticutís small loan regulatory scheme or to receive payment processing fees not contemplated by a consumerís underlying debt contract. Please refer to attached memo.
2015 Foreclosure Prevention Clinics
The New England states have formed the New England Regional Mortgage Committee and will be initiating coordinated examinations of mortgage lenders, mortgage correspondent lenders, mortgage brokers and mortgage loan servicers beginning in 2015.
A new consumer alert, "What's in your e-Wallet?"
, provides important information about virtual currencies, such as Bitcoin. Consumers should consider the risks involved before buying or investing in virtual currencies.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.