Countrywide Financial

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Headquarters Calabasas, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Acquired By Bank of America
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Finance
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors Fannie Mae, Citi

Countrywide Financial gives credit where credit is due. One of the top independent residential mortgage lending firms in the US (it is the #3 lender by loan volume), the company writes, sells, and services single-family home mortgages through its Countrywide Bank (about 90% of its mortgage activity) and Countrywide Home Loans subsidiaries. It also offers home equity loans, commercial mortgages, and subprime mortgages. Its capital markets segment buys and sells mortgages and offers asset management and brokerage services. It provides life, property/casualty, and reinsurance... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   82 ratings

2.7

50% Approve of the CEO   4 ratings

Countrywide Financial CEO Angelo R Mozilo

Angelo R Mozilo

CEO

Entrepreneurial culture

  Former Vice President in Calabasas, CA

Pros: Countrywide has a very entrepreneurial culture, with a strong build over buy preference. This is great for information technology resources. Full Review

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Vice President

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$120,417
$96k
$150k

Senior Vice President

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$156,500
$120k
$180k

First Vice President

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$125,850
$100k
$150k

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Thousand Oaks, CA Jan 2008 – Reviewed Jun 15, 2012

Interview Details – Internal recommendation resulted in phone interview and then onsite meeting with hiring manager and his supervisor. Very friendly and was prepared for types of questions asked. I brought sample materials to show types of work that I have accomplished in the past which were well received as it…Full Interview

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Questions on working within a division that was considered a 'start-up' and helping to define structure to grow the group. Answer Question

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2008

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