Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
American Preferred Lending
Penalty: 
$85,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
February 12, 2015
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
mortgage abuses
Violation Description: 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau took action against three mortgage companies for misleading consumers with advertisements implying U.S. government approval of their products.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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