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Mortgage Meltdown

Afraid of losing your home or you already have?

Foreclosures are hitting far and wide. If you are afraid of losing your home or you already have, we want to hear from you. Your willingness to share these painful stories helps us pass laws to protect you and your family.

Foreclosure Videos We’ve collected many stories from individuals in the United States experiencing a crisis as a result of the mortgage meltdown. Here are their video stories to watch online.