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5 Simple Steps To Getting Your Washington Electrical Contractor License

By Rick Marsland on Nov 30, 2017 10:18:00 AM in

Contractor License Bonds, Electrician Bonds

  If you are interested in becoming an electrical contractor in the state of Washington you will first need to get licensed.  Washington contractor licenses are issued by the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries. You can reach their electrical licensing department at 360-902-5269. ...

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What Are Rate Refunding Bonds?

By Rick Marsland on Nov 30, 2017 9:50:00 AM in

Court Bonds

  What is a Rate Refunding Bond?   A Rate Refunding Bond is a type of surety bond used by utility companies that are planning on increasing their rates. Most of the time, utility companies need to get approval from the public in order to increase their rates. Sometimes, it is possible for a company ...

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How To Get A Surety Bond With Bad Credit

By Rick Marsland on Oct 16, 2017 1:16:00 PM in

Surety Bonds 101

  Credit scores are roughly classified as follows: 750+ - excellent 700-749 - above average 675-699 - good 650-674 - fair 550-649 - subprime 549 or lower - poor If you have bad credit, don't worry. This doesn't mean you can't get a surety bond. Follow these steps below to get a bad credit surety ...

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How To Get Your Tennessee Manufactured Homes Dealer License

By Rick Marsland on Aug 7, 2017 11:25:00 AM in

Mobile Home Dealer Bonds

  In the state of Tennessee everyone that is taking part in dealing manufactured homes is required to be licensed.  If you don't have a license and are dealing homes you could be fined $1,000 per home you have sold.  So instead of taking your chances use this simple walk-through to get your license....

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No Car Title? Get A Massachusetts Bonded Title In 5 Simple Steps

By Rick Marsland on Jul 18, 2017 9:44:00 AM in

Lost Title Bonds

  Have a car with no title? You might be able to get a Massachusetts Bonded Title. Short on time? Check out our ...

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How To Get A Virginia Contractors License

By Rick Marsland on Jul 14, 2017 12:40:34 PM in

Contractor License Bonds

  Virginia requires all contractors to have a  Contractors License before they begin working in the state. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to obtain a Virginia State Contractors License. As of July 1, 2017,  applicants now have the option to purchase a Virginia Contractor License Surety Bond ...

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What Is A Writ of Certiorari Bond?

By Rick Marsland on Jun 30, 2017 1:35:00 PM in

Court Bonds

  What is a Writ of Certiorari? A writ of certiorari is a way to have a higher court review the outcome of a lower court's proceedings. The word 'certioari' means "to be more fully informed". In this sense, a writ of cetiorari orders a lower court to deliver its record in a case so the higher court ...

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How To Get A New York Private Detective License

By Rick Marsland on Jun 30, 2017 1:22:00 PM in

Private Investigator Bonds

A New York private investigator is hired to obtain information on the identity, habits, conduct, movements, whereabouts, affiliations, associations, reputation, or character of a group or of an individual. If you wish to conduct this type of business, you will first need to get a New York Private ...

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How To Get A North Carolina Dealer License

By Rick Marsland on Jun 29, 2017 9:00:00 AM in

Auto Dealer Bonds

Are you thinking about opening a car dealership in North Carolina? The state of North Carolina requires you to acquire a North Carolina Dealer License before you can start buying and selling cars.    Wondering how much this is going to cost?    North Carolina residents are legally allowed to sell ...

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How To Get A New Mexico Private Investigator License

By Rick Marsland on Jun 23, 2017 10:30:00 AM in

Private Investigator Bonds

  The Securities Division of the New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department regulates the license activities for private investigators. There is a Private Investigations Advisory Board within the Securities Division that actually licenses new applicants.  Here's how to get a New Mexico Private ...

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