How Tough Are Bail Bonds Enforcement Agents

How Tough Are Bail Bonds Enforcement Agents

One of the biggest problems the bail bonds industry runs into is that most people have learned about the bail process from television and movies. While these interpretations of the business are exciting and make for fun viewing, they aren’t an accurate representation of the industry.

When most people hear the words bail bond agents, they immediately conjure up an image of a big, tough guy who will stop at nothing to bring them back to jail. This is not the case at all. Yes, if you fail to make your court appearance, we won’t be happy with you, but that doesn’t mean we’ll adopt a wanted dead or alive type attitude that many people seem to expect.

First, there are limits to what we can and can’t do when you fail to make a court appearance.

The first thing to consider is that we ar...

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What Is The Most Affordable Way To Bail Out A Loved One From Jail?

Bystrom Bail Bonds

On one hand, you want to help your recently arrested loved one get out of jail. On the other hand, you don’t want the experience to leave you broke and unable to cover your next mortgage payment. Talk about being caught between a rock and a hard place.

Believe it or not, bail bond companies like Bail Bonds in Patterson wants to help. We’ve worked hard to put together a program that provides you with an affordable way to spring a loved one from jail. The process is as simple as it is affordable.

If you pay bail for your loved one then that’s great. The only person they’re indebted to is you. Before you offer to pay their bail, you need to understand that the court will demand you pay the entire amount...

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Uncovering The Truth About Bail Bond Myths

Uncovering The Truth About Bail Bond Myths

There are many myths surrounding the bail bond process. We feel that now is the perfect time to clear them up.

Here is the simple truth behind some popular bail bond myths.

  • You Have To Use A Bail Bond Company
    While many people do turn to companies like Bail Bonds in Patterson for help with bail, there is nothing that says you have to use our services. If you have enough money to cover the entire amount of your bail, you’re free to do so. Bail bond companies exist to help people who don’t have enough money to cover their bail.
  • You Have To Pay The Entire Amount Of Your Bail
    If you opt to bail yourself out of jail, yes, you have to pay the entire amount. If you do so, you’ll get the entire amount back at the conclusion of your case. If you don’t have enough money to cover the co...
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Can You Post Bail For A Loved One?

Can You Post Bail For A Loved One?

It doesn’t matter if it is your parent, a sibling, an adult child or your best friend, it’s perfectly natural to want to help out and post a loved one’s bail. Wanting to post bail for a loved one is easy. The actual process of doing so is a bit more complicated.

Are You Legally Able To Post Bail?

The California court system doesn’t really care who is posting bail. They’re not going to quiz you your relationship to the inmate you’re trying to bail out. They don’t care if it’s your child, your spouse, your favorite drinking buddy or someone you met the day before. As long as you have the money and are at least 18 years old, you’re free to post bail.

The documentation you may be asked to provide includes:

  • Proof of your current address
  • Proof of employment
  • Your social secu...
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What Are The Benefits Of Bail

What Are The Benefits Of Bail

When you’ve been arrested, there are two major things you need to worry about. The first is how you’re going to handle your legal problems. The second is whether you should pay bail or stay in jail until your case is resolved.

There are pros and cons to both paying for bail and staying in jail.

The Benefits Of Staying In Jail

While most people opt to pay bail, there are some benefits of staying in jail while your case makes its way through the legal system.

The biggest advantage of staying in jail is that when it’s time for your sentencing, the judge will take the number of days you’ve already been incarcerated off the total amount you still have to serve, and the fewer days you’re in prison, the better.

The other advantage of staying in jail rather than taking advantage of bail...

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Co-Signing For A Loved One’s Bail

Co-Signing For A Loved One’s Bail

One of the worst middle of the night calls you’ll ever get is a loved one telling you that they’ve been arrested. There usually isn’t much you can do after the initial call. Soon your loved one will find out how much their bail is and will likely call you again.

In many cases, the bail is a small enough amount that you’re able to come up with the money on your own, but sometimes it’s just too much for you or your loved one to handle.

If your incarcerated loved one decides to contact Bail Bonds in Patterson and request that they need help with bail, there’s a chance you’ll be asked to co-sign.

Is A Bail Co-Signer Necessary?

Just because your loved one has contacted Bail Bonds in Patterson it doesn’t mean that you’ll have to co-sign. One of the reasons we’ve become the b...

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Who Can Be A Co-Signer?

Who Can Be A Co-Signer?

When someone that you care about is in trouble, you aren’t worried about how you are related to them. All you care about is helping that person. This is definitely the case when it comes to bail. You just want to help someone out, and when it comes to bail, that is all that matters.

Some people mistakenly believe that you have to be related to someone to post their bail. However, that is not the case. The only requirements for bailing someone out of jail are being California residents and knowing enough about the person to fill out the paperwork. Primarily, this means knowing the person’s name, date of birth, and the county where he or she was arrested.

When a person agrees to help bail someone out of jail and signs the contract for the bail bond, they become a co-signer...

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How To Prepare To Deal With Bail

How To Prepare To Deal With Bail

Most people have never dealt with bail before because no one they know ever got arrested. With thousands of people getting arrested every single day in California, chances are someone that you know will get arrested at some point. If that ever happens, you want to be prepared. After all, the faster you deal with someone’s bail, the less time they spend locked up.

The best way to deal with bail is to get a bail bond from Bail Bonds in Patterson. Our bonds only cost 10% of the bail they are for and you get help from our professional bail agents. To help you get through this whole ordeal of bailing out your loved one as quickly as possible, here are some ways you can be prepared for the bail bond before talking to an agent.

The hardest part when it comes to bail is money...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Bail

Frequently Asked Questions About Bail

Here at Bail Bonds in Patterson, we have learned that most people have a whole lot of questions about bail and how it works. Luckily for our clients, our bail agents are more than capable of answering any questions about the bail process.

In fact, in order to help you out, here are some of the most commonly asked questions:

  1. How Much Does A Bail Bond Cost?
    The exact price of a bail bond varies from case to case. However, all of our bail bonds cost 10% of the bail that they are for. This means that if someone’s bail is set at $20,000, then the bail bond will only cost $2,000.
  2. Do You Offer Discounts?
    Yes, we can offer a 20% discount on the cost of the bail bond, meaning you would only have to pay 8% of the full bail price...
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How Long Does It Take To Rescue Someone From Jail?

How Long Does It Take To Rescue Someone From Jail?

When something bad happens to a friend or family member, you want to rescue them from it as quickly as possible. You never want someone you care about to suffer when you can help them out. That is exactly why when you learned of your loved one’s arrest, you immediately wanted to post his or her bail.

The less time your loved one spends behind bars, the better. They would be better off at home, not stuck in some jail cell. That is why you want to post their bail through Bail Bonds in Patterson.

We will provide you with an affordable bail bond, and we will help get your loved one out of jail quickly.

Here at Bail Bonds in Patterson, we bail people out of jail all over California...

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