Callahan Clients, please log in for direct access to:
Learn What You're Missing
Upgrade Your Subscription
Thank you for your interest in reading the fantastic content we have on CreditUnions.com! However, the page you are trying to access is for subscribers-only. To learn more, select an option below.
All users must now log in to read, research, browse, and have fun on CreditUnions.com. Yes, we still offer freebies. And, yes, it’s worth the extra effort.
Print or PDF this article today because you won't have access to it later. Or, click here to learn how to get 24/7 access.
By Old Republic Insured Credit Services, Inc.
The answer is credit indemnity loss protection. Credit indemnity loss protection
is an insurance product that enhances your current lending guidelines while
protecting your home equity lending portfolio against losses resulting from
loans that default. It enables you to make home equity loans to credit worthy
borrowers who do not fit within your standard underwriting guidelines; for example,
new homebuyers, members who don’t have enough equity in their homes or
members who are new to their jobs. A credit indemnity loss protection program
will also give you the tools you need to add ”any purpose” loans
on to home improvement loans; provide home improvement loans based on the improved
value of the home and eliminate title and appraisal work on loan amounts under
$25,000. You originate the loan or line, insure it and service it. You retain
all management of your equity lending portfolio. The Credit Indemnity policy
covers your exposure to losses due to default charge-offs, bankruptcies or foreclosures.
Why Credit Indemnity Loss Protection?
Credit Indemnity loss protection is designed to fit around your lending guidelines
to help you meet your home equity lending goals. Your loan programs will experience
expanded member benefits, enhanced lending guidelines and protection against
losses. Credit Indemnity loss protection enables Credit Unions, like you, to
streamline front end processing allowing for quicker loan decisions to your
members. If an insured loan defaults you receive immediate re-deployment of
funds, in accordance to policy provisions. Foreclosure is not required.
If your home improvement equity lending programs do not include credit indemnity
loss protection you could be missing out on the opportunity at hand. Let Old
Republic Insured Credit Services, Inc. (ORICS) show you the way to increase
your home equity lending volume and satisfy more of your members’ needs.
ORICS provides innovative loss protection solutions through credit indemnity
policies underwritten by Old Republic Insurance Company. ORICS programs provide
all of the benefits outlined above, and more. To learn about the benefits of
developing an ORICS Home Improvement Equity Lending program for your Credit
Union email us, visit us on the web,
or call us at 1-800-621-7873. An ORICS representative will help you build a
lending program that fits around your lending needs.
* Office of Federal Housing Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO) Repeat
Sales House Price Index (HPI) www.ofhea.gov/hpi.asp
This sponsored content article is provided to the credit union community for shared insights and knowledge from a recognized solutions provider in the industry. Please note that the views and opinions offered here do not reflect those of Callahan & Associates, and Callahan does not endorse vendors or the solutions they offer.
If you are interested in contributing an article on CreditUnions.com, please contact our Callahan Media team at email@example.com or 1-800-446-7453.
April 12, 2004
Submit your email address to receive daily industry updates and web-only features.
P: (800) 446-7453 | F: (800) 878-4712
1001 Connecticut Ave. NW Suite 1001
Washington, DC 20036