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Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN)

4/13/2006 Proxy Information

The Company does not have any contracts or other transactions with related parties that are required to be reported under the applicable securities laws and regulations.

Ariel Capital Management, Inc., the Company’s largest shareholder with 21.4% of the issued and outstanding shares of Common Stock as of December 31, 2005, is the investment adviser for two of the mutual funds offered to the Company’s annuity customers. In addition, T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., the Company’s fourth largest shareholder with 4.7% of the issued and outstanding shares of Common Stock as of December 31, 2005, is the investment adviser for three of the mutual funds offered to the Company’s annuity customers.

4/20/2005 Proxy Information

Ariel Capital Management, Inc., the Company’s largest shareholder with 24.2% of the Common Stock outstanding, is the investment adviser for two of the mutual funds offered to the Company’s annuity customers. In addition, T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., the Company’s fourth largest shareholder with 5.5% of the Common Stock outstanding, is the investment adviser for three of the mutual funds offered to the Company’s annuity customers.

4/1/2004 Proxy Information

Ariel Capital Management, Inc., the Company's largest shareholder with 29.9% of the Common Stock outstanding, is the investment adviser for two of the mutual funds offered to the Company's annuity customers. In addition, T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., the Company's third largest shareholder with 7.5% of the Common Stock outstanding, is the investment adviser for two of the mutual funds offered to the Company's annuity customers.

4/1/2003 Proxy Information

No related party transactions or special relationships reported for this company. Director relationships marked "Outside Related" at this firm will most often be former executives of the company. Additional information regarding these relationships will be added during our regular updates.