The Salt Lake Tribune Knight Ridder/Tribune Business News
Oct. 12--$4.4 Million for Victims of Utah Mortgage Fraud
About 2,100 Utah homeowners can be expected to receive a total of $4.4 million from a mortgage fraud-related settlement with Household Finance.
Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff said Friday that is the cut for Utahns from the mortgage lender's agreement to cough up $484 million to homeowners nationwide for alleged unfair and deceptive lending practices since 1999.
Shurtleff said the overall settlement, involving 19 states and the District of Columbia, is believed to be one of the largest ever involving a state or …