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					      Important Notice from E-Z Data for DST FAN Mail Interface users
            receiving Variable Annuity account information from
                  Jackson National Life Insurance Company
DST FAN Mail has provided E-Z Data with the following information concerning Jackson
National Life Variable Annuities. Jackson National Life notified FAN Mail about Variable
Annuity sub-account CUSIP changes that will go into effect on February 8, 2002.

Jackson National Life will be providing an Account Position file that reflects the new sub-
account CUSIP numbers and data that reflects the share balances as of February 8, 2002 (i.e., the
effective change date).

E-Z Data Comments: Please DO NOT create any new Variable Annuity sub-account
products for existing Variable Annuity that are merely changing sub-account CUSIP
numbers. Please download the required documents from our company website and review the
changes that are effective February 8, 2002.

                     If you do not understand any of these steps,
            please contact E-Z Data Technical Support at (626) 585-3515.

Important notice for 3.2 Users: Failure to convert to the new CUSIP format before
processing Jackson National Life data will result in CDS creating new (duplicate) Sub-
Accounts with the new CUSIP format. Additionally, if you change to the new CUSIP format
and then process old Jackson National Life Variable Annuity data files, this will result in CDS
creating new (duplicate) sub-accounts with the old CUSIP format. Therefore it is imperative that
all previous Jackson National Life VARIABLE ANNUITY data be processed prior to the
effective change date. That is, make all the necessary changes for the effected Variable Annuity
sub-account CUSIPs that need to be changed to the new format before downloading and
processing any more Jackson National Life data files from DST FAN Mail. Upgrading to CDS
version 4.1 will prevent this from happening in the future.

If you have any Jackson National Life Variable Annuities in your Security Master (Vendor
Securities), you will need to make changes to your database. To see if you have any Jackson
National Life Variable Annuities in your database please follow these steps:

Go to the CDS Desktop and click on File  Security Master (Vendor Securities). In the Find
Security dialog box select Variable Annuities in the ‘Security Type’ field and click on the OK
button. This will list all of the Variable Annuities in the database (Please make sure that all
Variable Annuity products are listed; Stop-Go button should be grayed out). Sort the NAME
column A through Z to list every Variable Annuity product in alphabetic order. If you have any
of the Jackson National Life Variable Annuities please follow the instructions below that pertain
to you.

If you do not have any of the effected Jackson National Life Variable Annuity sub-
accounts, NO FURTHER action is necessary.


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Select the action that applies to you from the list below and then follow the necessary steps:

CDS 3.2 Users:

       1) You need to change the sub-account CUSIP # and your last DST download was
          before the effective change date.


              a. All FAN Mail users receiving Jackson National Life Variable Annuity data
                 "MUST" download and process FAN Mail data up to the effective change
                 date. This is the last time you will receive data with the old CUSIP IDs for the
                 Jackson National Life Variable Annuity sub-accounts. After processing, you
                 MUST change the affected Jackson National Life Variable Annuity sub-
                 account CUSIPs to the new CUSIP format prior to downloading again from
                 DST FAN Mail. (Please visit the E-Z Data website to download the required
                 Excel spreadsheets that list the effected Jackson National Life Variable
                 Annuities sub-accounts and corresponding changes). Important notice:
                 Failure to convert to the new CUSIP format will result in CDS creating new
                 (duplicate) Variable Annuity sub-accounts with the new CUSIP format when
                 you process Jackson National Life Variable Annuity data following the
                 effective change date.

              Or/

              b. Call DST FAN Mail and request DST to remove the Jackson National Life
                 data files from the effective change date to the present from your directory.
                 Then download the data and process as usual. Your data will process
                 normally since you requested data up to the effective change date. After you
                 have finished processing the data open Vendor Securities and locate the
                 Variable Annuity sub-accounts that need to be updated. Open the detail screen
                 for the effected VARIABLE ANNUITIES and then click on the List of
                 Portfolio’s tab. Then click on each sub-account that needs CUSIP updates
                 and make the required changes. After this has been completed contact DST
                 FAN Mail and have them re-send ALL of your data for Jackson National Life
                 from the effective change date to the present. Then download your data and
                 process as normal. Do not worry about duplication of data because TDM will
                 not post duplicate transactions. The posted column on your TDM reports will
                 show Existing for transactions that already exist.

       2) You need to change the Sub-Account CUSIP Number and you have already
          processed your data from the effective change date and later and you no longer
          have the DST files.

              a. If you have processed the Jackson National Life VARIABLE ANNUITY data
                 after the effective change date without making the CUSIP Number changes,
                 CDS created duplicate sub-accounts referencing the NEW CUSIP format.


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                 Open Vendor Securities and locate the Jackson National Life Variable
                 Annuity sub-accounts that were newly created (Duplicates). Once you are
                 able to locate the duplicate sub-accounts, please delete them and make the
                 required changes. Then call DST and ask them to re-send the Jackson
                 National Life Variable Annuities data from effective change date to the
                 present. Process your files as usual and do not worry about duplication of
                 data because TDM will not post duplicate transactions. The posted column on
                 your TDM reports will show Existing for transaction that already exists.

CDS 4.x Users:

      1) You need to change the Sub-Account CUSIP Number and your last DST
         download was before the effective change date.

             a. Download the data and process as usual. Your data will process normally up
                to the date of the effective change date. Your database will not be updated
                with the Jackson National Life Variable Annuities data processed after the
                sub-account CUSIP changes. Open the Security Master and locate the
                Jackson National Life Variable Annuities that need the sub-account CUSIP
                updates. Open the detail screen for the Variable Annuity and then click on the
                List of Sub-Accounts tab. Click on each sub-account record that needs CUSIP
                Number updates. Re-process the same files. Do not worry about the
                duplication of data because TDM will not post duplicate transactions. The
                posted column on your TDM reports will show Existing under the ‘Posted’
                column for transactions that already exists.

         Or/

             b. Call DST FAN Mail and request DST to remove Jackson National Life files
                from the effective change date to the present from your directory. Then
                download the data and process as usual. Your data will process normally
                since you requested data up to the effective change date. After you have
                finished processing the data open Security Master and locate the Jackson
                National Life Variable Annuities and sub-accounts that need to be updated.
                Open the detail screen for the effected VARIABLE ANNUITIES and then
                click on the List of sub-accounts tab. Then click on each sub-account that
                needs CUSIP updates and make the required changes. After this has been
                completed contact DST FAN Mail and have them re-send ALL of your data
                from the effective change date to the present. Then download your data and
                process as normal. Do not worry about duplication of data because TDM will
                not post duplicate transactions. The posted column on your TDM reports will
                show Existing for transactions that already exist.

   2) You need to change the Sub-Account CUSIP Number and you have already
      processed data from the effective change date and later and you no longer have the
      DST files.



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Your downloaded data processed normally up to the effective change date.
Your database was not updated with the data processed after the sub-account
CUSIP changes. Open Security Master and find the Jackson National Life
Variable Annuity sub-accounts that need CUSIP updates and make the
required changes (Please use the spreadsheet that is on our website as a
reference). Then call DST and ask them to re-send the Jackson National Life
Variable Annuities data from the effective change date to the present. Process
your files as usual. Do not worry about duplication of data because TDM will
not post duplicate transactions. The posted column on the Transaction
Processing report will show ‘Existing’ for transactions that already exist.




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