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Feds Crack Down on Foreclosure Auction Scams

A report from the Associated Press sheds light on a growing trend of illegal scams. Federal authorities have arrested and charged 54 people and two companies for bid rigging at courthouse auctions. California had the most cases, but law enforcement officers busted similar rings in Mobile, Alabama and Raleigh, North Carolina. One person was told

SELLERS BEWARE OF ESTATE SALES

* Here is some good advice from CSA, the Society of Certified Senior Advisors. For seniors moving into nursing homes or retirement complexes, where they will be living in smaller quarters, it becomes a necessary, if painful, process to get rid of many of their belongings. Dishes, furniture and photos can be given to children,