Military Service Numbers

When you’re searching for information about military personnel, you may try to find their military service number as a means to discover the information you are looking for. However, using this service number will only work for older veterans. That’s …

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Landlords & Lenders Beware: New Law Changes SMO Rules

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act permits active military personnel to terminate leases on residences and vehicles when they receive a permanent change of station order or a deployment order, provided that the period is longer than 90 days. Landlords and …

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7 Point SCRA Checklist for Lenders

Nationstar Mortgage Settles with CFPB for $91 Million

Nationstar Mortgage, the largest non-bank mortgage servicer in the United States, has settled a lawsuit with the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for violating consumer protection laws.

The settlement with Nationstar Mortgage, which does business as “Mr Cooper”, calls for …

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Military records search at National Archives

There are so many reasons to search for military records, but one of the main ones is to stay in compliance with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act. Bankers, lenders, landlords, property managers and others must follow the tenets of …

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How to verify military service of an inactive member

There are many times lenders, business owners or others may need to verify a client’s military service. The reasons are many, but they are oftentimes related to complying with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act …

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