13 May 2016

Warning: Do Not Disburse Funds from Email Confirming Wire Instructions

13 May 2016,
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Title and settlement agents should always be aware of fraudulent email schemes that attempt to divert escrow funds to unauthorized accounts. Now, there’s a […]


29 April 2016

Claims Corner: Owner’s Policy Protects Homeowner from Sewer Installation Lien

29 April 2016,
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Type of Claim: Utility Liens, Charges and Assessments Facts: In 2006, Alice sought the installation of sewer and other utilities for a contemplated duplex. […]


15 April 2016

Cybersecurity Outlook and Tips to Protect Data

15 April 2016,
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As the cybersecurity and data privacy landscapes continue to shift, the importance of companies in the title and settlement services industries to understand the […]


1 April 2016

Training Tips to Help Employees Spot Fraudulent Emails

1 April 2016,
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  There are many steps title and settlement companies can take to thwart email schemes and potential account takeovers. To help prevent a business […]


4 March 2016

Title Agents Must Watch for Fraudulent Deeds

4 March 2016,
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Fraud and forgeries have been around for as long as private property rights have existed in real property and provide a great example of […]