WASHINGTON - Federal regulators plan to issue recommendations as early as Tuesday for cracking down on predatory lenders.

The Housing and Urban Development and Treasury departments have been crafting proposals since late March, when they formed a task force to investigate increased reports of lending to borrowers with no means to repay, unnecessary refinancings, and other unethical practices.

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