CHICAGO — Virginia Surety Company Inc. (VSC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Warranty Group Inc., has partnered with Interstate National Dealer Services Inc. to provide underwriting and actuarial support for specific extended service contract programs.

“We’re looking forward to our partnership with Interstate,” said Mike Frosch, senior vice president of VSC. “Virginia Surety’s deep expertise in underwriting automotive, powersport, marine and recreational vehicle service contracts matched with Interstate’s innovative product offerings will benefit agents, dealers, financial institutions and their customers.”

“A partnership with Virginia Surety is a natural pairing for Interstate. They are a respected industry leader and share our intense passion for service excellence and superior value with innovative and market-driven products and services,” Interstate CEO Shaun Fetherston added.

Founded in 1980, Interstate is a provider of service contracts and extended warranties for new and used motor vehicles, including autos, RV’s, watercraft, motorcycles and sport vehicles in the U.S. and Canada.