Univest Corporation Partners With Robert Chalphin Associates to Provide Title Insurance

January 5, 2003

SOUDERTON, Pa., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (Nasdaq: UVSP - News) recently announced its partnership with Robert Chalphin Associates to provide residential and commercial title insurance through United Commercial Abstract, L.P.

"We are pleased to partner with the oldest title company in Pennsylvania to offer customers a convenient and easy way to obtain title insurance," said William S. Aichele,President and Chief Executive Officer of Univest. "This service demonstrates our commitmentto be more than a bank and provide customers with various financial solutions."

Univest is the majority owner of the title insurance agency, United Commercial Abstract, L.P., which also provides borrowers with personal service from representatives experienced in the latest technologies to provide fast, high quality service at real estate settlements.

Source: Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania

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