How do I Know Which Bondsman to Call?

Bondsman MargieAsk the Bondsman

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

Bondsman MargieAsk the Bondsman

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?

Bondsman MargieAsk the Bondsman

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.

Can I Revoke a Bail Bond That I Cosigned For?

Bondsman MargieAsk the Bondsman

A few months back, I cosigned on a bail bond for my now ex-boyfriend. He still owes $2,000 but he’s not making the payments. The bail bonds people are saying that if he’s not paying, I’ll need to pay, and my ex isn’t returning my calls. Can I have his bond revoked? I don’t feel like dealing with this anymore. … Read More

Will We Get our Bail Bonds Money Back if the Defendant is Innocent?

Bondsman MargieAsk the Bondsman

Our son was arrested late last night for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. He’s being held at the Van Nuys Jail on $50,000 bail. We’ve already talked to a defense attorney and we’re pretty sure the case will be dropped because our son is innocent, and he didn’t do what the police are accusing him of.