Another Reason to Implement Best Practices: Pile of Mortgage Documents Dumped in Field

July 10, 2014

A pile of rain-soaked mortgage documents containing thousands of consumers’ non-public personal information (NPI) were recently discovered dumped in a field at a horse farm in Massachusetts. The third pillar of ALTA’s “Title Insurance and Settlement Company Best Practices” encourages companies to adopt and maintain a written privacy and information security program to protect NPI.

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