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Countrywide Home Loans Reviews

Updated May 9, 2019

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3.1
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38%
Recommend to a Friend
31%
Approve of CEO
Angelo Mozilo
33 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very good work experience working there, good benefits(in 4 reviews)

  • "Fast-paced, interesting and good people(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Very long hours, pay could have been better but benefits helped to make up for low commissions on some types of loans(in 6 reviews)

  • "mismanagement, misappropriation of funds, subprime crisis(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Processing"

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    Former Employee - Processor in Chester, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Sick of you glassdoor reviews lying

    Cons

    there wasnt many cons about this place

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    Countrywide Home Loans2019-05-09
  2. "Declining Culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Interesting, highly mission driven work

    Cons

    Politics, low trust, blockers, very bright committed and hard working people who want to do the right thing and can make significant impact but egos and politics get in the way of success.

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    Countrywide Home Loans2018-09-28
  3. "Pay should increase"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans

    Pros

    It was great learning experience.

    Cons

    The pay should have been increased

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    Countrywide Home Loans2018-09-10
  4. "Great salary and bonus system"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Generous raises and Employees were rewarded for hard work.

    Cons

    Company is no longer in business

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    Countrywide Home Loans2018-08-14
  5. "External Home Loan Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time

    Pros

    Marketing Support and IT was good.

    Cons

    Changing compensation plans which seemed to reduce incentives.

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    Countrywide Home Loans2018-07-04
  6. "Mortgage Loan Processor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bellaire, TX

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent training, and award for top producer, good salary, and great team to work with.

    Cons

    The company was closed due to financial problem. My last years with the employer was in 2008. Your system did not allow me to select other choice.

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    Countrywide Home Loans2018-04-26
  7. "Senior Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time

    Pros

    Great company and benefits. Co-workers are great to work with.

    Cons

    long hours and management don't really care about their employees

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    Countrywide Home Loans2018-03-06
  8. "Once upon a time (before 2008)"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Countrywide Home Loans

    Pros

    The Full Spectrum Lending Division was entrepreneurial and challenging, in a positive way.

    Cons

    It no longer exists, and Bank of America eventually purged almost all ex-Countrywide employees.

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    Countrywide Home Loans2017-10-29
  9. "home loan consultant"

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    Former Employee - Home Loan Consultant in Denver, CO
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    fast paced great coworkers working with customers

    Cons

    management poor managers pricing ethics - my manager stole business from me and when i went to senior management they did nothing about it

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    Countrywide Home Loans2017-10-10
  10. "Independant R.E Appraiser"

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    Former Employee - Certified R E Appraiser in Folsom, CA

    I worked at Countrywide Home Loans for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Consistant work. Accessible loan representatives. Family type atmosphere.

    Cons

    There weren't any cons to working for this company

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    Countrywide Home Loans2017-08-02
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