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Messages from the CEO | Lloyds of London, Underwriters, and First National Title Insurance Company

First National Title Insurance Company (FNTI) policies have been reinsured by syndicates of Lloyds of London since last year when we became members of the American Title Reinsurance Alliance (ATRA). This alliance allows us to issue policies up to $10 million. More importantly, it gives our agents, clients, and lenders a level of confidence and comfort knowing that FNTI’s high-liability policies are backed by the strength and stability of Lloyds of London. The success of this program, together with changes in the market place, has allowed our industry a means to expand the level of liability the industry can insure. This is a positive trend for our whole industry. We anticipate an increase in our limits in 2016 and will keep you posted when the agreements are finalized...

FNTI Welcomes a New Texas Agent: Family Title
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Family Title is Lubbock and Amarillo’s newest title company. Created specifically for Realtors, they are a full service title company, conducting every stage of closing and escrow services. With offices and plants operating in Lubbock, Potter and Randall counties, they are here to service any referrals in this area of Texas. Welcome Family Title to our family of agents! For more information and how to contact Family Title, please visit their website at:

"Why" is Why People Buy!
DJ Horn's Motivational Monday's

At First National Title, we have a unique business purpose/mission, “To be the independent title agent’s preferred source for its underwriting needs by providing outstanding service and solutions with integrity and respect.” Is your company’s purpose of business to make money or to provide a passionate service? Let’s face it, we all want to make money in the end, but, doctors, teachers, and others alike do not set out to only make money or have a profitable bottom line. They have more of a passion to heal and teach, which is why they do what they do...

Underwriting Q&A | ATTENTION ALL NOTARIES!! NEW LAWS!! Did you know that there is a new law that affects your ability to acknowledge documents?
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Q: ATTENTION ALL NOTARIES! NEW LAWS! Did you know that there is a new law that affects your ability to acknowledge documents?
A: You do now. Effective January 1, 2016 a new notary law requires the Texas Secretary of State to issue identifying numbers to each notary when a commission is originally issued OR renewed; AND the notary’s seal must include the identifying number. For existing notaries, you are not required to obtain a new seal with the identifying number until such time as you renew your notary commission...

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Latest News | Billy Vaughn Appointed to First National Title Insurance Company's Board of Directors
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Effective January 1, 2016, Billy Vaughn will join First National Title’s Board of Directors. We are pleased to have the experience, knowledge and insight that Billy brings to our company. After receiving his business degree at Stephen F. Austin University in Nacadoches and serving in the military in the 1950’s, Billy started his business career. The year was 1958 and over the next fifty-seven years Billy built a career around the title insurance and mortgage business. His leadership skills and work ethic led him to serve as a senior officer of several title agencies and as...
FIRST NEWS Archives | November 2015

Message for the CEO | Our FNTI Family Loses a Good Friend - James "Jimmy" W. Stevens
FNTI Welcomes New Agents Texas Title Company of El Paso and Sewell Title
DJ's Motivational Monday's | FNTI and Agent Phil Adams Support Camp Sweeney
Underwriting Q & A | May we pay the property taxes for 2015 and insure that 2016 taxes are "not yet due and payable"?
Latest News | Independent Agents, Regulatory Changes, and First National Title Insurance Company

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