Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

WellPoint Health Networks Inc. (Retired) (WLP.X)

4/29/2004 10K information

In connection with the purchase of a residence by Woodrow A. Myers, Jr., M.D., Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, in 2000, the Company made an interest-free loan of $200,000 to Dr. Myers, forgivable in five annual installments of $40,000, so long as he remains employed by the Company. If Dr. Myers voluntarily terminates his employment or if the Company terminates his employment for cause before the entire balance of the loan is forgiven, the remaining unpaid, unforgiven balance would become due. As of April 27, 2004, the outstanding principal balance of this loan was $80,000.

3/31/2003 Proxy Information

Mr. Besson is a partner in the law firm of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, which has been retained by the Company to advise it on a variety of matters. During 2002, approximately $420,000 was paid by WellPoint to such firm for legal fees and disbursements.

Fredrick Davenport, CLU, ChFC, the son of Stephen L. Davenport (who served as a director until April 2002), serves as an insurance broker for Company-provided insurance and provides financial counseling services to officers of the Company. In connection with such services, Fredrick Davenport serves as the originating agent for certain life insurance policies provided to officers by the Company. For life insurance policies in force during 2002, a company in which Fredrick Davenport had an ownership interest received commissions, expense reimbursements and other amounts of approximately $58,000. Stephen L. Davenport has no equity or other ownership interest in this entity