Category Archives: Bail Bonds

Can I Get Financial Assistance for a Bail Bond?

Unfortunately, not everyone can afford the 10% fee necessary to obtain a release from jail using a bail bond. What is even more unfortunate is that banks and other lenders are unlikely to grant high risk loans to low-income individuals. … Continue reading

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Why a Bail Bond Company is a Better Choice

Whether your loved one was just arrested or you have just discovered an arrest warrant for yourself, opting for a bail bond through a bail bond agency is a much better choice than the alternatives. Continue reading to learn why. … Continue reading

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General Order of Events After Being Arrested

When a person is arrested, there are many things that can occur afterwards. The order of events that take place will vary from state to state, and also depend on various factors of the arrest, including behavior, intoxication, and more. … Continue reading

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Standard Bail Hearing Procedures

After a person is arrested on criminal charges, they are given a bail hearing. At a bail hearing, it is the judge’s priority to determine how to ensure the defendant’s appearance in court when it comes time for sentencing. In … Continue reading

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Do I Need a Bail Bond for a Minor?

When a minor is arrested, the process of releasing them from detention is separate from adults. In Indiana, and most other states, bail is not set in the juvenile system. If a court believes that a minor should be released … Continue reading

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Facebook and Google Bans Bail Bond Advertisements

There has been a nationwide movement to eliminate cash bail in the United States criminal justice system. It is powered by the argument that the bail bond industry makes it harder for poverty-stricken individuals to get a release from jail … Continue reading

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How to Post Bail With Bad Credit

Although posting bail will not negatively affect your credit score, obtaining a bail bond may pose some difficulties if you have bad credit or low cash availability. Continue reading to learn how to post bail when you do not have … Continue reading

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Check Out This Fun and Informative Bail Bond Acrostic!

If you are confused about the word, “acrostic”, just think of it as an acronym, but in the form of phrases rather than singular words. To better understand what you need to know about the bail bonds industry, use this … Continue reading

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Bail Bond Advice for Parents of College Students

College students who have been arrested usually do not use their first phone call to contact their parents. They typically look for help outside of their families in an effort to avoid punishment or criticism. Unfortunately, this does not always … Continue reading

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FAQS About the Cost of Bail

The most common and affordable method to get a friend or loved one out of jail is to use a professional bail bond company. And although affordable, bail bonds are not cheap. So it can be very stressful for a … Continue reading

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