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Press Release

May 5, 2015

Umialik Insurance Company Launches Mobile App

(Anchorage, Alaska) Umialik Insurance Company today announced that its new mobile app is now available for download in the iTunes and Google Play app stores. With the ability for policyholders to pay a bill, access Personal Auto ID cards, and more, the Umialik mobile app is a great resource for policyholders to use in accessing their insurance policies anywhere, anytime through their mobile device.

Among the features headlining the new Umialik app is the ability for customers to conveniently pay their bills from their Apple or Android mobile devices. Customers with either a personal or a commercial insurance policy with Umialik Insurance Company are able to pay bills by credit card, debit card, checking account, or savings account. The app also provides users with the ability to report a claim with the push of a single button – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Policyholders with personal insurance are also able to view agency contact information, view basic policy information, and access their Personal Auto ID cards through the mobile app.

“We are excited to launch this useful new tool for Umialik policyholders,” said Stacey Matteson, Vice President and General Manager of Umialik Insurance Company. “This app makes it more convenient for our customers to review their insurance information, manage their insurance bills, and reach us or their agent when they need to contact us or report a claim. It’s just the latest way that Umialik is bringing added peace of mind to our policyholders, at home or on the go.”

In order to pay bills and view Personal Auto ID cards, policyholders must be registered with MyAccount. MyAccountis a fast, free, and easy-to-use online bill payment and policy viewing tool. Policyholders can register for MyAccountthrough the Umialik mobile app or online at www.umialik.com.

Umialik Insurance Company, headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska, has served the property-and-casualty insurance needs of Alaskans since 1981. A member of the Western National Insurance Group, Umialik offers personal and business insurance products exclusively through Alaska’s Independent Insurance Agents.

For further information, please contact:

Steve Norman, CPCU, M.A., AIT
Assistant Vice President - Communications
Western National Insurance Group
(952) 921–5680 or (800) 862–6070 Ext. 7680
steven.norman@wnins.com