SURETY SOLUTIONS BLOG

Can A Surety Bond Be Refunded?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Apr 20, 2018 8:11:25 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

  There are situations where you might have secured a surety bond, only to find out you no longer need it or you would like your money back. Is this possible? Can you get a refund for a surety bond you’ve already purchased? The short answer is: it depends. Please note that this post is a generic ...

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How To Become An Insurance Broker In California

By Duke Revard on Mar 23, 2018 5:27:00 AM in

Insurance

  If you are looking to become an insurance broker in California, one huge part of what you are going to need to do is get your license.  Here's how to get a California Insurance Broker License....

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How To Get An Arizona Escrow Agent License

By Rick Marsland on Mar 9, 2018 10:06:00 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 occurred is required to have an Escrow Agent License.   This most often occurs in the case of a home purchase: when a home ...

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What You Need To Know About The NYC Car Wash License & Bond

By Crystal Ignatowski on Mar 7, 2018 8:08:00 AM in

Miscellaneous Bonds

  On June 29th, 2015, New York City passed the Car Wash Accountability Act. This Act was passed to mandate and establish higher accountability and requirements for car wash operators in NYC. The Car Wash Accountability Act, which went into effect on December 26, 2015, requires all car wash ...

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Lost Car Title? How To Get An Alaska Bonded Title

By Jud Webre on Feb 26, 2018 2:19:00 PM in

Lost Title Bonds

  Did you recently purchase a vehicle, but never received the title? Or maybe you received the title, but lost it before transferring it into your name? You might be thinking you are stuck. Well, you aren't. You can get an Alaska Bonded Title. Short on time? Check out our ...

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How Do You Cash A Surety Bond?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Feb 16, 2018 7:46:06 AM in

Surety Bonds 101

    A surety bond cannot be cashed. A common misconception is that surety bonds function similarly to an investment-type bond or savings bonds. These products are very different. This blog post was originally inspired by an Arvo post and a Quora post.   ...

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Illinois Lost Title? How To Get An Illinois Bonded Title

By Jud Webre on Dec 28, 2017 9:22:00 AM in

Lost Title Bonds

Are you a resident of the "Prairie State" and never received the title to your vehicle when you purchased it? Or perhaps you never registered your vehicle in your name and now you lost your title? You might be able to get an Illinois Bonded Title. Short on time? Check out our ...

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Lost Title? How To Get An Arkansas Bonded Title

By Jud Webre on Dec 27, 2017 8:50:00 AM in

Lost Title Bonds

  Do you have a car in Arkansas, but no title? Maybe you never received the title when you bought your car, or maybe you only received a bill of sale. If you have a lost title Arkansas, you might be able to get an Arkansas Bonded Title. Short on time? Check out our   ...

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What Is An Employee Dishonesty Bond?

By Crystal Ignatowski on Dec 5, 2017 8:55:07 AM in

Fidelity Bonds

  If you want to protect your business from employee theft and fraud, you might want to get an Employee Dishonesty Bond. NOTE: If you are looking to protect your customers from theft by your employees, please see our Business Service/Janitorial Bond post. This post is only about protecting your ...

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Montana Viatical Settlement Provider License and Bond Explained

By Crystal Ignatowski on Nov 30, 2017 10:44:00 AM in

Court Bonds

  Viatical settlements have been around since 1911, but they were rare until the late 1980’s when the AIDS epidemic peaked. While not all states regulate viatical settlements, Montana is a state that does. In Montana, viatical settlements are allowed and remain a valuable tool for financial ...

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