The giant mortgage lender Countrywide (now part of Bank of America) was accused of steering Latino and black homebuyers into more expensive sub-prime loans. Bank of American has agreed to pay $335 million to settle a federal discriminaton lawsuit. KPCC would like to hear from Countrywide customers about the loans they got and whether they saw signs of discrimination based on ethnicity.
Read the federal complaint here: (Opens PDF file)
Did you get a more or less expensive mortgage because of your ethnicity?
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