Tips From HUD
                               The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has 10 tips for avoiding foreclosure:

  • Don't ignore the problem.
  • Contact your lender as soon as you realize you have a problem.
  • Open and respond to all mail from your lender.
  • Know your mortgage rights.
  • Understand foreclosure prevention options.
  • Contact a HUD-approved housing counselor.
  • Prioritize your spending.
  • Use your assets.
  • Avoid foreclosure prevention companies.
  • Don't lose your house to foreclosure recovery scams.