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What's a Surety Bond And Why Is It Required?

Have you been told to purchase a surety bond? And your first thought is, what is a surety bond?

In this video you'll learn what a surety bond is with easy to understand examples. By the end you'll understand why you're required to purchase a surety bond and how you can get the lowest price.

Video Timestamps:

  • 00:14 - Why a surety bond is required
  • 00:30 - What a surety bond protects against
  • 00:40 - The three parties in a surety bond agreement
  • 01:25 - Example 1: Contractor Licenses
  • 02:00 - Example 2: Auto Dealer Licenses
  • 02:52 - Example 3: Commercial Cleaning Company
  • 03:46 - More example of surety bonds
  • 03:59 - How to find the surety bond you need
  • 04:31 - Work with a specialty surety agent
  • 04:56 - Get your surety bond cost
  • 06:25 - Renew your bond when required

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