FTC to Host Workshop on Alternative Mortgages

May 22, 2006

The Federal Trade Commission is hosting a one-day workshop on consumer protection issues involving residential mortgage products. The workshop is free and open to the public; preregistration is not required. Workshop attendees will need a government-issued form of identification. Members of the media will need to bring press credentials. There is limited space reserved for members of the media. Due to the anticipated popularity of this event, early arrival is recommended.

WHAT: Protecting Consumers in the New Mortgage Marketplace

WHERE: FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC

WHEN: May 24, 2006, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

For more information, visit: www.ftc.gov/bcp/workshops/mortgage/index.html. The Conference Center is accessible to persons with disabilities. For accommodations, please call Sarah Gleich, 202-326-2754.

The Conference Center is accessible to persons with disabilities. For accommodations, please call Sarah Gleich, 202-326-2754.

Those unable to attend may call in. The call-in information is as follows:

CALL-IN LINES ARE LISTEN ONLY

Dial-In Number: 866-332-8501
Confirmation #: 49938140
Chairperson: JOHNSON/MORTGAGE WORKSHOP

Source: FTC