Two Tips for Bailing Someone Out of Jail Fast

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If you’ve received a call from a friend or family member who has been arrested, you’ll want to follow these three tips to help ensure your loved one gets out of jail fast. First, there is no need for you to go to the jail. Many people think they’ll need to go to the jail to get the bail bonds … Read More

How Long Does the Bail Bonds Application Take?

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I’ve never needed to do anything like this before.  My daughter got arrested at LAX after the TSA person found brass knuckles in her carry-on suitcase. (She borrowed that from a friend, she had no idea they were in there.)  She’s been taken to the LAPD Metro Jail and we obviously want to get her out as fast as possible. … Read More

How do I Know Which Bondsman to Call?

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Our son was arrested about 30 minutes ago and my head is spinning.  We know he’s being taken to the Van Nuys Jail and the arresting officer said his bail would be set at $30,000. He also recommended contacting a LA bondsman to help post our son’s bail. I’ve been looking online and it seems like there are a million … Read More

Eligibility Requirements for Bail Bonds Payment Plans

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My sister was arrested a few hours ago on some old felony charges and she’s being held at the Van Nuys Jail. Her bail has been set at $26,000, so it sounds like the fee is going to be $2,600.  Right now, the only people she has to help are me and her 19-year-old daughter. My credit isn’t great so … Read More

Am I Eligible for $0 Down Bail Bonds?

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My wife was arrested last night on felony DUI charges and her bail was set at $100,000. I’ve been looking around on the internet and I’ve seen a bunch of ads for zero-down bail bonds. How can I find out if I’m eligible for that?  Money is a little bit tight right now because of the holidays.