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What is a security bond?

"Security bond" is a mispronunciation of surety bond, and is generally used by individuals who are unsure of what bond type they need. The resources below will help guide you to the bond type you are looking for.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a security bond?

It is usually a mispronunciation of surety bond, which is a guarantee obligations will be met. There are hundreds of different surety bond types required such as contract bonds to guarantee a contract, court bonds required by law or the court and license & permit bonds that guarantee regulations for various occupations will be followed.

How much is a surety bond?

Costs will vary dramatically by the bond category, applicant and bond amount. You can apply directly on our website to get an exact price.

How do I know if I need a bond?

You only need one if it is being required of you. Surety bonds are required to operate and guarantee you will abide by the bond terms. On the other hand, fidelity bonds are usually optional and protect against employee dishonesty.