Why Do You Need a Texas Credit Services Organization Bond?
Surety bonds protect the public, not you. They guarantee you will follow the rules while operating your business. If you have other questions about surety bonds, visit our surety bond education section.
What is the Process?
Please follow the steps below to ensure you meet all requirements of the Secretary of State to operate your business legally (each state department has their own requirements and process). If you need assistance with determining your requirements, please contact us for help.
- Obtain a business license application from the Secretary of State.
- Apply for your surety bond and get an instant approval.
- Send your Texas license application and your signed bond to the Secretary of State.
Frequently Asked Questions
Apply, get approved online, submit the indemnity agreement, and pay for the bond online. Then we will ship the original bond to you using your preferred method of shipping.
You need to contact the surety company's claims department and present proof that the claim is false.