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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) ordered Trident Mortgage Company to pay over $22 million for violating the Equal Credit Opportunity Act (Regulation B). It was determined that the company intentionally discriminated against families living in majority-minority neighborhoods in the greater Philadelphia area.
Problematic conduct by Trident Mortgage Company included the following:
According to Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division: “This settlement is a stark reminder that redlining is not a problem from a bygone era. Trident’s unlawful redlining activity denied communities of color equal access to residential mortgages, stripped them of the opportunity to build wealth and devalued properties in their neighborhoods.”
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