JW Bond Consultants, Inc. will be closing at 12:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 and remain closed through Friday, November 29, 2013 for Thanksgiving. We will reopen Monday, December 2, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. EST. Wishing you all a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!
The FMCSA grace period for compliance with the $75,000 freight broker bond requirement ends on 12/1/2013. However, freight brokers who want to guarantee they will have the $75,000 bond in time only have until 11/25/2013 to submit all required information and documents to our bond agency, JW Surety Bonds. Doesn’t the Grace Period End on read more »
The FMCSA $75,000 bond deadline passed on October 1st, and the end of its 60 day grace period is quickly approaching on December 1st. With active freight broker filings recently hitting a 2013 high and continuing to trend upwards, it’s estimated that thousands of freight brokers are still not compliant with the increased bond requirement. read more »
On September 15th, 15 members of our staff turned out for the Travis Manion Foundation Heroes Run 5K in Doylestown, PA. In total, 1,865 runners completed the 3+ mile course through the small town on a perfect Sunday afternoon supporting the local organization’s goal to never forget the sacrifices of the heroes of 9/11 and read more »
JW Bond Consultants, Inc. will be closed from 12:00 p.m. Friday, August 30 through Monday, September 2, 2013 to observe Labor Day. We will reopen Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. EST.
The Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) claims to offer both $100K and $250K freight broker bonds under their “Performance Certified Program”. One would think that if a freight broker purchased a larger bond, the FMCSA would list the larger bond amount in their database. However, after reviewing bond filings of freight brokers that purchased a $250K bond, read more »