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Mission: Our mission is to educate clients how to understand the following mortgage loan modifications, foreclosures, credit reports, interaction with credit card companies, credit card judgments filed, bankruptcy, and procedures and prcoesses to stabilize their finances through adult and youth financial literacy workshop.

Programs: Individual and family self-help program - provide services to low-income families and individuals so they may clarify their credit reportings, obtain adequate housing, and manage their finances. Managing your mortgage assist families to address mortgage modifrication or foreclosure process

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Rating: 5

I have no idea where I would be without the support and the camaderie from MFA's meetings as we battle through America's mortgage nightmares.

Manny's work ethic, non-judgmental care, willingness to help everyone is beyond almost anything I have ever seen in human services -- and I used to manage one of the Bay Area's larger fundraisers for non-profits! It was embarrassing to ask for help after a lifetime of working for what I need. But asking didn't matter . . . until I found MFA, I did not qualify for anyone's "program." Absolutely no one else offered any help. Worse, were it up to at least one other non-profit legal advocacy group, I would have lost my home: the director of that group handed me a one-page timeline on when I could expect to lose my home.

After two years of battling to save my home, I received a loan modification as a result of Marin Family Action's contacts. Lenders do not want to modify loans and they renege whenever possible. My lender actually tried to wiggle out of it, but they ultimately said they are going to stick by their Modification Agreement!

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