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How To Get An Illinois Check Cashing (Currency Exchange) License

By Rick Marsland on Jun 21, 2017 9:33:00 AM

  Check cashing stores and similar businesses have gained a poor reputation over the years.  In order to help regulate these businesses, the state of Illinois requires money exchangers to be licensed and bonded. A Currency Exchange License is required for businesses that cash checks, sell or cash ...

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How To Get Your License: Washington Tow Truck Endorsement

By Rick Marsland on Jun 12, 2017 3:33:00 PM in

Surety Bonds

  If you are interested in starting a tow truck business or being a registered tow truck operator (RTTO) in the state of Washington, you will need to receive a Washington Tow Truck License/Endorsement.  Any business that transports, impounds, or stores authorized vehicles needs this license. If ...

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How To Get A Utah Escrow Agent License

By Rick Marsland on Jun 9, 2017 9:11:00 AM in

Escrow Agent Bonds

  Because of the SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act, any person who is holding escrow as a third party with the intent to complete a transaction of property after a specific event has occured is required to have an Escrow  License. This most often occurs in the case of a home purchase when a home is to be ...

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How To Get A California Car Wash License In 4 Steps

By Rick Marsland on Jun 5, 2017 8:42:00 AM in

Miscellaneous Bonds

  In the state of California, anyone that is in the business of washing or polishing cars is required to be registered. "Car washing and polishing" includes washing, cleaning, drying, polishing, detailing, servicing, or otherwise providing comsetic care to vehicles. It does not include vehicle ...

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How To Get A Nevada Escrow License

By Rick Marsland on Jun 2, 2017 8:56:00 AM in

Escrow Agent Bonds

  Because of the SAFE Mortgage Licensing Act, any person who is holding escrow as a third party with the intent to complete a transaction of property after a specific event has occured is required to have an Escrow  License.   This most often occurs in the case of a home purchase; when a home is to ...

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How Does A Stay Of Execution Bond Work?

By Rick Marsland on May 17, 2017 3:11:00 PM in

Court Bonds

  A stay of execution is a court order that temporarily suspends the execution of  a court judgement. The word "execution" does not necessarily mean the death penalty. It could just mean a court order. A stay of execution can be granted automatically by the law or conventionally by choice.  Stays ...

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How To Become An Illinois Mortgage Loan Broker

By Rick Marsland on May 16, 2017 7:53:00 AM

      Any person or company who negotiates, places, assists in placing, finds, or offers to do any of the above on residential property in the state of Illinois needs an Illinois Mortgage Broker License.   You are not legally authorized to engage in mortgage brokering or mortgage lending activities ...

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What Is A Release Attachment Bond?

By Rick Marsland on May 8, 2017 8:40:00 AM in

Court Bonds

  What is a Release Attachment Bond?   A Release Attachment Bond (also known as a Discharge Attachment Bond) is a type of surety bond used in court cases to counter an Attachment Bond. An Attachment is the legal seizure of a property. Therefore, a Release Attachment is an order to discharge an ...

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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 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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