The United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) has entered into a settlement (or “Consent Order”) with Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (“Wells Fargo”) over allegations of mortgage lending discrimination. The settlement established a $184.3 million fund to pay African-American and Hispanic borrowers identified as eligible borrowers by the DOJ. Go to the Documents page to view documents that provide information about the settlement.
All checks to borrowers under this settlement who returned a complete Release will be issued by March 26, 2015. No checks will be issued after this date. Additionally, all checks will be voided on April 27, 2015. If you have not already done so, please cash your check as soon as possible.
The deadline for all reissue requests, including payee name changes and deceased borrower reissue requests, both for coborrower sole surviving spouses and estates, heirs, or next of kin is March 16, 2015. If you need a reissue and have not already requested one, please contact us as soon as possible.
If you have questions, please call 1-866-329-5282 or send an email to info@WellsFargoDOJConsentOrder.com.