LendingTree Lawyers Threaten Blogger With Defamation

LendingTree Lawyers Threaten Blogger With Defamation

Alex Stenback of Behind the Mortgage recently posted the LendingTree data breach story seen here, and his posting attracted a provocative comment regarding LendingTree’s lending practices. In short, the commenter alleged that LendingTree does not let banks compete, but has its own internal lending division (Home Loan Center) that does all the “competing.”

LendingTree Data Breach: Former Employees Were Sharing Passwords With Unapproved Lenders

LendingTree Data Breach: Former Employees Were Sharing Passwords With Unapproved Lenders

LendingTree announced today that several former employees are suspected of sharing passwords with lenders that were not approved by LendingTree, and that this may have exposed customer data including: name, address, e-mail address, phone number, Social Security number, income and employment information.