WHAT IS A BAIL BOND?
A Bail Bond is a financial guarantee to the court that the defendant will apear in each and every court appearance as the court directs. Failure of the defendant to comply with the conditions of the court could result in warrants issued and the bail bonds forfeited.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST FOR A BAIL BOND?
A bail bond premium is based on the amount of the bond and also on the defendant's past criminal history. Call us for a free quote. At ASAP BAIL BONDS, we strive to be competitive on our quotes - just let us know and we will try to match or better any other quote.
IS THE PREMIUM FOR THE BAIL BOND REFUNDABLE?
As soon as the bail bond is accepted and posted by a court or a jail, liability is taken on the bond. Once this occurs, the premium is no longer refundable.
DOES A BAIL BOND EXPIRE? HOW LONG IS A BAIL BOND GOOD FOR?
Bail Bonds are good for up to one year from the date of issuance. If the case goes beyond one year, the premium must be paid again to keep the bond current.
AM I LIABLE FOR THE BAIL BOND? WHO IS LIABLE FOR THE BAIL BOND?
The co-signer, also known as the indemnnitor, is financially liable for the bail bond and their liability is limited to the full face value of the bail bond along with any recovery costs if the defendant fails to appear and is not returned to the court system within the allocated time period.
WHAT IF I AM CALLING FROM ANOTHER STATE OR OUT OF THE AREA?
No matter where you are calling from, if you have a friend of family member in custody, it is still possible to obtain a bail bond. The process involved simply requires faxing the contract to you and then us accepting a credit card and/or wire transfer for the bond premium.
I STILL HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE WHOLE BAIL BOND PROCESS OR MY UNIQUE SITUATION - WHAT SHOULD I DO?
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