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What Are Surety Bond Continuation Certificates?

By Duke Revard on Mar 24, 2017 9:49:00 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  What is a Continuation Certificate for Surety Bond?   The short answer is: a document that continues the life of the original surety bond.   Not sure what a surety bond is? Read our What Is A Surety Bond post....

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What Is A Surety Bond?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Mar 13, 2017 2:51:08 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

"Definition of a surety bond" on a wall inside Surety Solutions' office...

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Four Ways A Surety Bond Delivers Peace of Mind To Your Customers

By Duke Revard on Feb 23, 2017 5:23:00 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  You like to have a feeling of certainty about your decisions. How do you know if it's worthwhile to get a surety bond? Surety bonds are all about that certainty -- a way to build trust between your company and your clients.     What is a Surety Bond?  A surety bond is a relationship between a ...

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Surety Bond Vs Letter Of Credit: Which Is Best For My Business?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Feb 21, 2017 1:53:00 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

  If you own a small business, you certainly have heard of the impact that a single missed payment or unfulfilled obligation can have on your business. Hopefully, you haven’t experienced this first hand. To protect yourself and your customers, you can use surety bonds or letters of credit to manage ...

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How Does A Surety Bond Work?

By Duke Revard on Feb 17, 2017 2:38:00 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

  Short on time? Read our Surety Bond FAQ.   What is a Surety Bond? Surety bonds are similar to insurance policies, but there are a few key differences. For example, while an insurance policy is a two-party agreement (between the insured and the insurer), a surety bond is a three-party agreement.   ...

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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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