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5 Facts About License and Permit Bonds

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

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  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 Is Personal Indemnity?

By James Fleming on Mar 22, 2017 9:18:00 AM in

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  When you're getting a surety bond, the surety company will ask you to sign a personal indemnity agreement. What is this indemnity agreement?   When you sign a personal indemnity agreement, you're agreeing to take responsibility for losses that a surety company incurs on your behalf.   You can ...

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California Tax Preparer Bond

By Duke Revard on Dec 21, 2016 8:48:00 PM in

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  What is a California Tax Preparer Bond?   A California Tax Preparer Bond is a type of surety bond that is required before a tax preparer can be licensed. A California Tax Preparer Bond promises that as a registered tax preparer, you will not do anything that would hurt your clients.   When you ...

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Expert Interview With Ed Heine On Protecting Your Business

By Duke Revard on May 1, 2016 9:05:00 PM in

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If you're a startup shopping around for insurance, the best place to begin is by going online and educating yourself on how experts in the risk industry analyze your business, says Ed Heine, managing director of the Surety Bond Department at PayneWest Insurance.   Once you've done your research, ...

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Expert Interview With Suresh Kumar Podishetti About India's Investment Options

By Duke Revard on Apr 20, 2016 6:12:00 AM in

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    Suresh Kumar Podishetti knows what it takes to be a successful investor in India. His blog, My Investment Ideas, offers readers information on the types of investments that they should consider making regardless of income level.  Suresh provides his wealth of knowledge in this interview. ...

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Expert Interview With Dr. Timothy Ludwig On Cultivating A Safety Culture

By Duke Revard on Apr 8, 2016 5:08:00 AM in

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    Want to know more about the importance of safety in the modern business world? Dr. Timothy Ludwig of Safety-Doc.com dedicates much of his professional career to helping others stay safe and educating businesses on the important aspects of cultivating a safety culture. He was kind enough to ...

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Expert Interview With Steve Muxlow On Digital Surety Bonds

By Duke Revard on Apr 7, 2016 11:00:00 AM in

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  Surety bonds can be a time-consuming enterprise. Even people with decades of experience in the industry can have trouble finding the right bonds for their projects, let alone getting them on time, and at a reasonable price. Mobile Bonds takes care of all of that for you....

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Expert Interview With Wally Zimolong Of Zimolong LLC On Surety Bonds For DBEs

By Duke Revard on Mar 11, 2016 1:02:00 PM in

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  Disadvantaged business enterprises, or DBEs, are, as the name suggests, at a disadvantage when it comes to surety bonds. This prevents businesses run by minorities from being as competitive as they could be, keeping them out of the running on larger contracting jobs like government projects or ...

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How To Pay For Your Bond

By Rick Marsland on Feb 29, 2016 11:55:05 AM in

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  Before you purchase your bond it is important to know how the payment process works. The two important issues to consider are cancellation policies and payment options.  ...

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Is There A Difference In Cost For Different Bond Types?

By James Fleming on Dec 2, 2015 10:53:00 AM in

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  You're starting a new business, or you've been named as the executor for a family member's estate. What do these two situations have in common? Both may call for a surety bond. Surety bond products provide financial protection to customers, beneficiaries, and many others who are in a vulnerable ...

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