TIPS Online Courses & Materials

To review materials in the Expired Presentations (NO CREDIT AVAILABLE) Click Here.

Please feel free to take these webinar courses as often as you like, but be aware that they will only count one time for CE credit through TDI and one time for CLE credit through the State Bar of Texas if CLE is available.

Unless otherwise noted, these courses are available for one hour of CE credit for two years, and one hour of CLE credit for one year effective from the date the courses were approved.

Please Note: CLE credit for attorneys is limited to attorneys who own or are employed by a title insurance agent or Stewart entity.

WARNING: When you e-mail our office the password given at the end of the podcast, you are certifying to us and to the Texas Department of Insurance that you have listened to the recorded webinar in its entirety.  If you have not listened to the complete podcast and the Texas Department of Insurance determines that you obtained the password from another source, you risk forfeiture of your escrow officer license.PLEASE send your certificate request ONCE to the e-mail listed in the presentation.
Sending your request multiple times and to multiple locations will delay the processing of your certificate.

Please Note: Once we receive your Certificate request, per TDI we have thirty (30) calendar days in which to send you the certificate.  Make a note to send your request at least thirty (30) calendar days before needed!

Upcoming TIPS Course:

The Dark Arts: Creative Ways of Using Endorsements

By: Bill Pratt

This webinar will be available on March 18, 2021 at 9:30am CST.

Once this webinar is active, you can access and register for it through the New Webinar page.

Approved by:

  • TDI – 1 hour CE Credit – Pending Approval
  • State Bar – 1 hour CLE Credit – Pending Approval

Per the TDI, some of the necessary requirements for CE Credit eligibility during our presentations include that providers be able to verify attendees have both audio and computer connectivity for a minimum of 55 minutes.

Current TIPS Online Course:

Please feel free to take these current webinar courses as often as you like, but be aware they only count one time for CE credit through TDI and one time for CLE credit through the State Bar of Texas if CLE is available.

Unless otherwise noted, these courses are available for one hour of CE credit for up to two (2) years, and one hour of CLE credit for approximately one year effective from the date the courses were approved. Expiration dates for CE and CLE Credit are provided with each presentation.

Please Note: CLE credit for attorneys is limited to attorneys who are employed by Stewart Title Guaranty Company; an affiliate; a Stewart agent; or a fee attorney.

PLEASE send your CE/CLE request ONCE to the e-mail listed in the presentation. Sending your request multiple times and to multiple locations will delay the processing of your credit. Note: Once we receive your CE/CLE request, per the TDI and Texas State Bar, we have thirty (30) calendar days in which to send you proof of completion. Make be sure to send your request at least thirty (30) calendar days before needed!

WARNING: When you e-mail our office the 4 passwords in the exact order provided during the course of the podcast, you are certifying to us and to the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) that you have listened to the recorded webinar in its entirety. If you have not listened to the complete podcast and the TDI determines that you obtained the passwords from another source, you risk forfeiture of your escrow officer license.

Help Me Help You

By: John Rothermel & Heidi Junge

TDI CE Credit Expires 01/04/2022

State Bar CLE Expires 12/31/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle.

Rebates, Commissions, & Other Things of Value [Ethics]

By: Kyle Phillips

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 11/30/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 11/30/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle.

Foreclosures

By: Bill Pratt

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 10/29/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 10/31/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle.

Spooky Claims 2020

By: Victor Davis

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 10/2/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 9/30/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle.

Hard Money Lending

By: Heidi Junge & John Rothermel

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 8/28/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 8/30/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle.

Using Stewart’s Virtual Underwriter

By: Cherisse Patton, Heidi Junge & John Rothermel

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 7/31/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 7/31/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle. 

NOTE: There was a technical issue on the recording and the presentation is in two parts.

The first recording will end before the final password is provided. Once you close the WebEx window it should redirect you the second portion. At the conclusion of the presentation and the second portion is closed, you will be redirected to the Credit Request form. 

If you have any issues, please contact Jennifer Treutle (jennifer.treutle@stewart.com) for assistance.

Regulatory Update 2020

By: Heidi Junge

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 6/11/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 6/30/2021

Upon clicking this link, you’ll be asked to provide a password.

If you do not have this password, please contact your Agency Services Manager or Jennifer Treutle.

Ethics 2020

By: Stephen C. Reid III

  • TDI Ethics Credit Expires 5/14/2022
  • State Bar Ethics Expires 5/31/2021

Legal Descriptions and Surveys

By: Bill Pratt

  • TDI CE Credit Expires 4/13/2022
  • State Bar CLE Expires 4/30/2021

Economic Outlook 2020

By: Ted C. Jones, PhD

TDI CE Credit Expires 3/13/2022

State Bar CLE Expires 3/31/2021

Federal Tax Liens

By: Zoiliss Rios

TDI CE Credit Expires 02/14/2022

State Bar CLE Expires 02/28/2021

Plats Processing, Condo Conversions, Replats

By: Stephen Reid & Heidi Junge

TDI CE Credit Expires 01/14/2022

State Bar CLE Expires 1/31/2021 

Computing Rates Using New Rules

By: John Rothermel

TDI CE Credit Expires 12/17/2021

State Bar CLE Expires 12/31/2020

Search and Exam

By: John Rothermel (TDI CE Credit Expires 11/13/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 11/30/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “Search and Exam” in the subject line of your email.

A Walk Through the Typical Title Objection Letter

By: Charles Craig (TDI CE Credit Expires 10/14/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 10/31/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “A Walk Through the Typical Title Objection Letter” in the subject line of your email.

Spooky Claims 2019

By: Stephen C. Reid, III (TDI CE Credit Expires 9/20/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 09/30/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “Spooky Claims 2019” in the subject line of your email.

Fixin’ To Get Affixed

By: Zoiliss Rios (TDI CE Credit Expires 8/19/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 08/31/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “Fixin’ To Get Affixed” in the subject line of your email.

Regulatory Update

By: Heidi Junge (TDI CE Credit Expires 7/5/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 07/31/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “Regulatory Update” in the subject line of your email.

Ethics 2019

By: Stephen C. Reid, III (TDI CE Credit Expires 6/24/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 06/30/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “Ethics 2019” in the subject line of your email.

Legislative Update

By: Heidi Junge (TDI CE Credit Expires 6/20/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 05/31/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put: “Legislative Update” in the subject line of your email.

Access Roads and Easements

By: Bill Pratt (TDI CE Credit Expires 5/16/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 04/30/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put:  “Access Roads and Easements” in the subject line of your email.

FinCEN Reporting Over $10,000 Cash Good Funds

By: Charles Craig (TDI CE Credit Expires 4/18/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 03/31/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put:  “FinCEN Reporting Over $10,000 Cash Good Funds” in the subject line of your email.

Alternatives to Probate

By: Zoiliss Rios (TDI CE Credit Expires 3/21/2021 and the State Bar CLE Expires 02/29/2020)

NOTE:  Do not use Internet Explorer.  It does not support the podcast and will cut off before the necessary password is given. You must use Firefox or Google Chrome to access the entire webinar. To assure you’re using Firefox or Chrome, you must copy and paste the link into the appropriate browser.  Old links will default to Internet Explorer.

Please ONLY put:  “Alternatives to Probate” in the subject line of your email.

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