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Wills and Living Trusts Compared -- from the 'Lectric Law Library

"From the time the foreclosure rates started skyrocketing, self-styled foreclosure-rescue operations landed on at-risk homeowners like locusts on wheat fields. When people still had equity in their homes, the operators of these scams would find ways to separate the mark from his or her home ownership -- supposedly as a temporary means of dealing with the foreclosure."