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Crystal Ignatowski

Crystal is the Marketing Content Developer for Surety Solutions, LLC. She writes and creates content for Surety Solutions' blog, "Bonds Made Easy". Crystal is also an avid poetry enthusiastic. She lives in Salem, Oregon with her faithful pitbull pup, Mocha.
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How To Get A Louisiana Used Car Dealer License

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 19, 2017 8:21:07 AM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

  You are allowed to sell 4 vehicles in a 12-month period before you need to get a Louisiana dealer license. Vehicles must be registered in your name. If you want to sell more than 4 vehicles in a year, or if you want to start your own used car dealership, you will need to get a Louisiana Used Car ...

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How To Become An Oklahoma Manufactured Home Manufacturer

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 15, 2017 3:20:00 PM in

Mobile Home Dealer Bonds

  A manufactured home manufacturer is a person who manufactures, assembles, and sells new manufactured homes to new manufactured home retailers for retail in the state. To be a mobile home manufacturer in Oklahoma, you need to get your mobile home manufacturer license. The Oklahoma Used Motor ...

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Can I Be Bonded After a Bankruptcy?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 12, 2017 10:02:20 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  Can I be bonded after a bankruptcy? The short answer is yes, yes you can....

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How Much Does A Conservatorship Bond Cost?

How much does a Conservatorship Bond cost? Conservatorship can be costly because there are fees that are incurred before conservatorship is actually established by the court, and also ongoing fees that continue during conservatorship....

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How To Get Your Oregon Farm Labor Contractor License

  Did you know there are over 35,000 farms in Oregon, equally to over 16.5 million acres of farm land? Those farms don’t just run themselves; farm workers are hard at work every day tending to the labor needs of all those farms across the state. Farm labor contractors are the ones who manage those ...

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How To Get A Car Dealer License In Vermont

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 5, 2017 4:22:00 PM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

Ready to start selling cars in Vermont? First you'll need to get your Vermont Car Dealer License. Here are the steps you need to take: Short on time? Check out our Car Dealer Licensing FAQ....

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Understanding Underwriting For Court Bonds

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 5, 2017 4:42:00 AM in

Court Bonds

  What is underwriting in insurance? Underwriting in insurance is risk evaluation. Insurance underwriters work to determine the risk of potential clients. In the surety bond industry, it is no different. Surety bond underwriters evaluate the risk of approving clients for surety bonds. When it comes ...

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How To Open A Car Dealership In Alaska

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 3, 2017 1:34:00 PM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

To register as a dealership in Alaska, you will need to get an Alaska Dealer License. The Alaska Department of Administration handles all licenses....

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Can I Get A Car Dealer License With a Felony?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Jan 3, 2017 8:56:31 AM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

If I have a felony on my record, can I get approved for a car dealer license? The short answer is it depends.   Getting a car dealer license with a felony is not impossible. There are cases where you will have a more difficult time getting a car dealer license with a previous felony.  ...

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How Much Does A Surety Bond Cost If I Have Bad Credit?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Dec 4, 2016 4:15:00 PM in

Cost of Surety Bonds

  So you are starting a new business and you need to get licensed and bonded, but your credit isn’t that great. For individuals with bad credit, surety bond costs can increase dramatically, and fast.  But first of all, what is bad credit?...

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