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The purpose of a Bail Bond is to guarantee to the court that the person being released on the bail bond will make all of their required court appearances. It is a financial guarantee to the court that the defendant will appear on each and every court appearance. Failure of the defendant to comply with the court appearances could result in warrants being issued and the bail bonds being forfeited.
As Indemnitor, you are financially responsible for the bail bond. As long as the person you bail out makes all of their court appearances, you will not have to pay any money in addition to the premium. If the person is simply late to court or has a valid reason for not being there, we can usually get them back into court without additional expense to you. If the person skips bail and we are not able to return that person to court, you will be required to pay the full amount of the bail. If we are able to return them to court, you will be required to reimburse us for actual expenses incurred. Collateral is money, property, etc., that you deposit with the bail bond company. The collateral is held until the bond is exonerated and the premium has been paid in full. We never require collateral. There are a few circumstances where will accept it, but it is rare.
An Indemnitor or Cosigner is a person who agrees to be financially responsible for the full amount of the bail bond in the event the defendant fails to make a court appearance and cannot be returned to court. An Indemnitor is responsible for paying any costs incurred as a result of the defendant missing a court date. If there is more than one Indemnitor on a bail bond, they are jointly and severally liable. This means the money could be collected from one or both of them.
We are a 24-hour bail bond service provider in Texas and to individuals outside of Texas seeking to help friends and family who are incarcerated in Texas. We primarily serve Conroe and Montgomery County and all municipalities in the surrounding areas. We also serve other areas of Texas as well as other states on a limited basis. Call for availability of bail bond service in your area.
The paperwork in our office usually takes less than 10-15 minutes. The release time after the jail receives our bond is typically 2-4 hours.
Yes, payment plans are available. Please call for information. Smaller bonds have a flat rate, larger bonds are 10% of the full bail amount, and out-of-county bonds are subject to higher percentages and additional fees.
Not necessarily. If you are attempting to bond somebody else out of jail, then arrangements can be made to post bond without having to leave the comfort of your home. Contact us for details regarding this procedure.
We only offer state bonds, not federal bonds. We also do not do JP or Municipal bonds: in our county, they get an automatic promise to appear after court in the morning.
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