Epic Financial Corporation Subsidiary American National Mortgage Enters Into Agreement with American Premier Bank

Newport Beach, California, UNITED STATES


NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Sept. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- William R. Parker, President of Epic Financial Corporation (OTCBB:EPFL), announced today that the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, American National Mortgage, has entered into an agreement with American Premier Bank, of Arcadia, California, to provide mortgage banking services to clients of the bank, and to also help in the development of the Bank's own mortgage lending business operations.

American Premier Bank is the first state chartered Asian Chinese Bank to be approved in Southern California in the last six years, and is the only such Bank headquartered in the City of Arcadia. The Senior Management of the Bank have combined banking experience of approximately 150 years with a focus on responsive banking products and services for business and retail customers.

Mr. Parker said, "American National Mortgage is pleased to enter into this alliance, whereby, initially, we will offer mortgage services to the customers of American Premier Bank. At the same time, we will train certain of the Bank's staff members to serve as mortgage brokers and assist the Bank in becoming a duly approved mortgage lender. Our ultimate mutual goal is for American Premier Bank to operate as a fully licensed, Fannie Mae-approved mortgage broker with American National Mortgage acting as its mortgage banker. We anticipate that this new alliance will add significant dollars to our annual revenues."

Andrew Tjia, Founder, President/CEO of American Premier Bank, stated, "We are looking forward to our working relationship with American National Mortgage. We believe that the addition of mortgage services to the list of financial services we presently offer will be extremely well received by our customer base."

About Epic Financial Corporation

Epic Financial Corporation is a financial services holding company, which provides a network to mortgage bankers, brokers, both retail and wholesale through our wholly owned mortgage company. For further information about the Company please look at our website, http://www.4epic.com.

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