September Named National Mortgage Professionals Month in Honor of Those Dedicated to Turning Houses into Homes

As part of National Mortgage Professionals month, share your story for a chance to win a prize. United Guaranty will award up to 240 prizes to loan officers, processors, underwriters, and credit union mortgage originators.

GREENSBORO, NC, August 18, 2015

To honor the efforts of the thousands of professionals nationwide who have dedicated their working lives to helping families and individuals achieve the dream of home ownership, United Guaranty successfully initiated an effort to have September officially recognized as National Mortgage Professionals Month.

National Mortgage Professionals Month has been proclaimed by the National Day Calendar, which is often cited in national media for its registry of day and month designations, like National Farmers Day (October 12), Medical Assistants Recognition Week (October 19–23), and National Book Month (October). The official proclamation of National Mortgage Professionals Month is being announced to more than 10,000 media outlets.

To celebrate, United Guaranty is awarding up to 240 prizes—electronic memo tablets—to mortgage professionals who share their stories about the rewards and challenges of their jobs. Entries submitted to www.ugcorp.com/NMPM can be very brief or highly detailed.

During each week of our celebration, United Guaranty will select winners through a random drawing to receive a Boogie Board® Memo tablet with an ultra-thin LCD writing screen for jotting down facts, figures, and reminders.

"The hard-working professionals in our industry are enormously deserving of having September set aside to celebrate the important work they do in helping families and individuals purchase or refinance a home that is right for their needs and budget," said United Guaranty Chief Operating Officer Brian Gould. "We're pleased to recognize outstanding individuals. These are demanding jobs and many of these professionals don't get enough recognition for helping so many people with what is one of the most important decisions of their lives," Gould said.

For more information and official rules, visit our National Mortgage Professionals Month website, www.ugcorp.com/NMPM.

Deadlines for submissions include:

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About United Guaranty

United Guaranty Corporation and its subsidiaries provide innovative, quality risk solutions that help mortgage lenders remain competitive while generating a profitable and responsible book of business for their stakeholders. Products include first-lien private mortgage insurance—most notably Performance Premium®, an industry-leading risk-based pricing option. Among United Guaranty's suite of loan analysis and risk management tools are indices that measure loan risk and geographic quality. United Guaranty was established in Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1963 and is a company of American International Group, Inc.

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