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The Dodd-Frank Act’s Impact on the Title Insurance Industry
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The Dodd-Frank Act’s Impact on the Title Insurance Industry

On July 21, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act into federal law as a response to the financial crisis of 2008. The purpose of the act was to place steeper regulations on the financial industry and boost the government’s control over major financial institutions. Of course, this […]
Why Does My Title Insurance Company Need to Send Encrypted Emails?
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Why Does My Title Insurance Company Need to Send Encrypted Emails?

  If you’ve done business with Landmark Title Assurance Agency before, you may have noticed the following message: “We encrypt all emails that contain personal information. Encrypted emails from me or my team will come from McAfee. You may access the encrypted email online using your personal login credentials. When you receive the first email, […]
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Why Have Title Insurance?

When purchasing a house or property, most buyers don’t know why they must enlist a title company. The simple reason is that, when they purchase a property, they are actually buying the title. Title, which is essentially recognition of ownership, gives the owner the right to hold and use the property. Sometimes unbeknownst to the […]