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How To Get An Indiana Car Dealer License

By Rick Marsland on Apr 28, 2017 3:16:00 PM

  The Indiana Secretary of State licenses all Indiana car dealers. You are legally allowed to sell up to 12 vehicles in a year, as long as those vehicles are registered in your name and used primarily for personal, family, or household use. If you wish to flip vehicles for a profit, you will need ...

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How To Get A West Virginia Real Estate Broker License

By Crystal Ignatowski on Apr 28, 2017 11:21:00 AM in

Mortgage Bonds, Real Estate Bonds

  Thinking of becoming licensed as a real estate broker in the state of West Virginia? The West Virginia Real Estate Commission handles the licensing process, and these are the requirements you must meet to get licensed.   ...

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5 Steps To Become A Mississippi Notary

By Jud Webre on Apr 28, 2017 9:09:00 AM in

Notary Bonds

A notary public is someone who acts as a witness to the identity of a person who needs to get an official document signed. Notary publics must be commissioned or licensed in their county of residence, but they have statewide jurisdiction so they can notarize within any county in their state.   To ...

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How To Get a Nevada Contractor's License

By Crystal Ignatowski on Apr 27, 2017 1:46:00 PM in

Contractor License Bonds

  The Nevada State Contractors Board requires all contractors to have a license before they begin working in the state. This is to protect consumers from being victimized by unscrupulous individuals or companies. Nevada does have limited reciprocal agreements with the state of Arizona, California, ...

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5 Facts About License and Permit Bonds

By Duke Revard on Apr 27, 2017 10:45:00 AM in

Surety Bonds

  License and Permit Bonds are a special kind of surety bond that are required before individuals can get certain business licenses.  There are many types of License and Permit Bonds such as: Contractor License Bonds - for contractors Motor Vehicle Dealer Bonds - for car dealers Collection Agency ...

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What Happens If I Don't Have A Probate Bond?

By Duke Revard on Apr 27, 2017 9:13:00 AM in

Court Bonds

  If you're a guardian, executor, or trustee for an estate, you need to show that you can manage the estate responsibly. This is why you need a Probate Bond. A probate bond is a type of court bond that ensures the wishes of a deceased person are carried out ethically and honestly. If an error does ...

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How To Get A Rhode Island Car Dealer License

By Crystal Ignatowski on Apr 26, 2017 3:13:00 PM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

If you plan on selling more than 4 vehicles a year, then you’ll need to get a Rhode Island Dealer License. Rhode Island Dealer Licenses are issued by the Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles.  Not sure if you need to get licensed? Check out this post on  Short on time? Check out our Car Dealer ...

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What Is An Administrator Bond?

By James Fleming on Apr 26, 2017 2:15:00 PM in

Court Bonds

  An Administrator is a person appointed by a probate court when an individual dies leaving an estate but no will. An Administrator is appointed to oversee the deceased’s assets.   Managing an estate is hard, detail-oriented work. When you're managing an estate on behalf of someone else, you need ...

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How To Get A Montana Dealer License

By Megan Hinojosa on Apr 26, 2017 9:32:00 AM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

  The state of Montana requires you to get a Montana Dealer License if you plan to sell new or used vehicles that are not registered in your name.    Not sure if you need a dealer license? Check out this post on ...

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How Much Does A Bonded Title Cost?

By Rick Marsland on Apr 25, 2017 2:44:00 PM in

Lost Title Bonds, Infographics

  Determine how much you'd pay for a title bond by using our rate chart or our interactive map. The price you pay for your bond is based on the state you live in and the value of your vehicle. View our Title Bond Rate Chart.  ...

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