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Can I Get A Surety Bond If I Have No Credit?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Feb 3, 2017 4:27:00 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

  When people ask the question “How much does a surety bond cost?” the most common answer is “It depends.” Depends on what? Well, many factors, but one of the largest factors is the applicant’s credit score. Applicants with good credit (over 650) can expect to get bonded at a lower rate than those ...

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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 To Get A Surety Bond - The Process Explained

By Duke Revard on Dec 29, 2016 2:42:00 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

You've just been told, “you need to obtain a surety bond.” And then you wonder, "how do I do that?" If this is you, then you are in the right place. Here are the six steps you need to take to get a surety bond: Short on time? Read our How To Get A Surety Bond FAQ.  ...

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What Happens If A Claim Is Made On My Surety Bond?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Nov 21, 2016 11:52:55 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  If you have a business, you might have a surety bond. If you are a consumer, you might need to make a claim against a surety bond. Here's all the information you need to know about surety bond claims.   Short on time? Read our other posts on Car Dealer Bond Claims or Mortgage Bond Claims.  ...

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Top 11 Surety Bond Myths

By Crystal Ignatowski on Nov 14, 2016 10:00:00 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  Surety bonds are confusing, therefore there are many surety bond misconceptions. Incorrect information is misleading, so it is important to know the facts. Here are the most common surety bond myths debunked....

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Manual Review: The Reason Why You [Maybe] Haven't Received a Surety Bond Quote Yet

By Crystal Ignatowski on Sep 14, 2016 8:49:15 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

Wondering why you haven’t received any quotes yet? Your surety bond application might have gone into manual review.    All surety bond applications must go through a review process before they can be approved. Manual review means that when your information was put into the AUS (Automated ...

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What’s The Difference Between A Surety Bond & Insurance?

By Duke Revard on Jun 28, 2016 2:17:00 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

  Surety bonds are confusing. Don’t believe me? Ask the person next to you “What is a surety bond?” The truth is, most Americans know very little about surety bonds. Some hear “bonds” and confuse them with an investment vehicles as in “stocks & bonds.” Surety bonds are certainly not an investment. ...

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What Does A Line Of Surety Credit Mean?

By James Fleming on Apr 26, 2016 5:29:00 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

Are you looking for a surety bond? When you're managing a company, you'll often need more than one bond. You may need to maintain a line of surety credit with a surety bond company. This makes it easier to secure surety bonds quickly and easily. How does a line of surety credit work? How Surety ...

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What Are Surety Bond Continuation Certificates?

By Duke Revard on Apr 5, 2016 9:49:00 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  What is a Continuation Certificate for Surety?   The short answer is: a document that continues the life of the original surety bond.   Not sure what a surety bond is? Read our Surety Bond FAQ.   How Does a Surety Continuation Certificate Work?   Many surety bonds remain in effect until cancelled ...

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What Surety Bonds Do I Need?

By Rick Marsland on Dec 30, 2015 11:08:00 AM in

Surety Bonds 101, Infographics

  Click on each professional to learn more about what bonds he/she may need.    ...

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