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Whistleblower speaks out about Justice Department settlement

The woman who blew the whistle on Home America Mortgage tells her story

You don’t mess with Comfort Friddle.

That’s one of the lessons learned by Home America Mortgage (HAM) in the wake of recent Department of Justice action against the lender. The firm, along with its parent company, Taylor, Bean and Whitaker, agreed to pay the U.S. government $320 million to settle allegations of fraud. The woman who blew the whistle on the company, former loan processor Comfort Friddle, has now spoken out about what went on at the mortgage company. 

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Rich Steeves

Richard P. Steeves is Senior Editor and Community Manager of InsideCounsel magazine, where he covers the intellectual property and compliance beats. Rich earned a B.A....

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