DEFINITION of 'National Association Of Mortgage Brokers - NAMB'

An association that represents the interests of mortgage brokers in the United States and promotes professionalism and ethical standards for its members. In addition to mandating that members adhere to a professional code of ethics, NAMB provides mortgage brokers with professional education opportunities and offers rigorous certification programs to recognize members with the highest levels of professional knowledge and education.

BREAKING DOWN 'National Association Of Mortgage Brokers - NAMB'

NAMB hosts one annual convention each spring and sponsors or co-sponsors several additional meetings throughout the year. NAMB offers members a host of benefits aimed at increasing productivity and lowering business costs. Most NAMB members are small business owners.

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