Imagine being deployed on the other side of the world in a hostile environment cut off from your family and friends and then discovering that your house -- the place you dream every night of returning home to -- has been foreclosed.
That nightmare is all too real for some of the brave men and women in our armed forces today.
There is currently a federal investigation into whether Bank of America, Wells Fargo and eight other major banks illegally foreclosed on 4,500 active duty service members. This investigation comes on the heels of J.P. Morgan Chase's confession last year that it illegally overcharged more than 4,000 troops on their home loans and foreclosed 14 of them. These are just the cases we know about.
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