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  • J.G. Wentworth names new CEO, plots expansion of mortgage business

    Randi Sellari taking over for Stewart Stockdale
    Back in 2015, The J.G. Wentworth Company, the purchaser of structured settlement payments, annuity payments, lottery payments and other receivables that rose to fame with the “It’s my money and I want it now” advertising campaign, surprised many in the mortgage business by becoming a mortgage company itself. Now, the company is ready to move into its next phase by reorganizing its corporate structure and naming a new CEO.
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  • J.G. Wentworth accused of financial foul play in WestStar Mortgage acquisition

    WestStar's former owner claims J.G. Wentworth misrepresented financials
    Back in 2015, The J.G. Wentworth Company, which rose to fame with the “It’s my money and I want it now” advertising campaign, surprised many in the mortgage business by becoming a mortgage company itself. J.G. Wentworth accomplished this transition by acquiring WestStar Mortgage. Now, the former owner of WestStar Mortgage is claiming that J.G. Wentworth misrepresented the state of the company’s financials and pushed for an accelerated closing, which was finalized just before J.G. Wentworth’s stock crashed.
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  • J.G. Wentworth completes transition into mortgage lender

    Finalizes acquisition of WestStar Mortgage
    In March, J.G. Wentworth, the purchaser of structured settlement payments, annuity payments, lottery payments and other receivables that rose to fame with the “It’s my money and I want it now” advertising campaign, announced its intention to acquire WestStar Mortgage. That acquisition is now complete.
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  • J.G. Wentworth is now a mortgage company

    Announces acquisition of WestStar Mortgage
    The J.G. Wentworth Company, the purchaser of structured settlement payments, annuity payments, lottery payments and other receivables — which rose to fame with the “It’s my money and I want it now” advertising campaign — is now getting into a new business, mortgages.
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