Surety Bond Qualification for Bid, Performance, & Payment Bonds

“How can I qualify for a bid, performance, or payment bond?” The answer to this [...]

What Does Bond Approval Mean? And What to Do After

After the underwriting process is complete and you’ve been informed of the good news – [...]

Contract Bond Underwriting 101: What Do Underwriters Need?

A surety bond is a financial guarantee. For a surety company to accept the risk [...]

Regulations Around Surety and Insurance

Understanding Surety Bonds We’ve already done an in-depth explanation of what surety bonds are, but [...]

What is an Instructional School Bond?

An instructional school bond is a type of surety bond. Many states require schools to [...]

Zip Bonds Press Release

West Des Moines based Coverage Direct Holdings announced today the addition of their newest entity [...]

Construction Bonds 101

Construction Bonds 101 [3 Steps to Getting Your First Contract Bond] Many companies do not [...]

What Is the Difference Between Insurance and a Surety Bond?

“You want to find a contractor that is bonded and insured.”  You hear this sentiment [...]