Website Authorization - Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling Agreement

1. I understand that Neighborhood Housing Partnership of Greater Springfield (NHP) provides foreclosure mitigation counseling after which I will receive a written action plan consisting of recommendations for handling my finances, possibly including referrals to other housing agencies as appropriate.

2. I understand that NHP receives Congressional funds through the National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling (NFMC) program and, as such, is required to share some of my personal information with NFMC program administrators or their agents for purposes of program monitoring, compliance and evaluation.

3. I give permission for NFMC program administrators and/or their agents to follow-up with me between now and December 31, 2011 for the purposes of program evaluation.

4. I may be referred to other housing services of the organization or another agency or agencies as appropriate that may be able to assist with particular concerns that have been identified. I understand that I am not obligated to use any of the services offered to me.

5. A counselor may answer questions and provide information, but not give legal advice. If I want legal advice, I will be referred for appropriate assistance.

6. I understand that NHP provides information and education on numerous loan products and housing programs and I further understand that the housing counseling I receive from NHP in no way obligates me to choose any of these particular loan products or housing programs.

7. I acknowledge that I have received a copy of NHP's Privacy Policy and Client Termination /Close-out Policy.