Spouse Arrested For DUI? 3 Tips To Handle The Situation And Get Them Out Of Jail


If your spouse was arrested for a DUI, they were likely taken straight to jail and booked. There are many factors involved on exactly what will happen when it comes to jail time. To help you, below are three tips on how you can handle this situation and get your spouse out of jail. Learn the Law The first thing you should do is to educate yourself on the law so you will know what to expect.

4 March 2019

3 Things To Know About The Funding Fee With VA Loans


If you were ever in the military and want to buy a house, you have the option of choosing a VA loan as your mortgage loan, and this is also true for anyone who is currently serving in any of the branches of the U.S. military. VA loans offer a host of benefits to those who qualify, and they are usually the best type of loan for people who qualify. If you choose to get a VA loan, you will likely have to pay a funding fee for the loan, and here are three things you should understand about this fee.

14 February 2019

Need To Borrow Money But Don't Have Time To Apply For A Credit Card? Get A Personal Loan


If you need to borrow a small amount of money and you don't have a credit card, or time to apply for one and get approved, try a small payday loan or personal loan. This is one option to get some cash loaned to you, and then you will pay it back at set dates after. This can be very efficient way for you to get money, and to borrow and pay back similar to having a credit card.

21 January 2019

Money Down For A Home: What Is Needed?


If all that stands between you and a home is cash, you are likely focusing on how to save it and how much you will need. When it comes to conventional loans, most financial experts advise laying down at least 20% of the home's purchase price for a down payment. In some cases, however, that 20% figure can be disregarded. Not needing to move mountains in order to buy a home can be a relief, so read on to more about some affordable options that reduce or eliminate the need for a down payment.

15 December 2018

Borrowing Money For Bail: What You Need To Know


Hopefully, you'll never be in a situation where you need to post bail. If you are, however, you'll probably want to have a bail agent that you can turn to in the event that you're unable to pony up the cash to post your own bail. Bail bondsman offer loans for bail money that you can pay back (along with interest or other applicable fees) at the time of your court date or arraignment.

29 November 2018

How Does Bail Work?


When you or someone you care about gets arrested, your first thought is usually how to get them out. Some people choose to simply wait out their time in jail, thinking about what they have done. However, depending on the crime of the individual, getting out on bail may be an option. Bail Bonds There are many different types of bail, just like there are different types of crimes. Some bail periods work like parole where you need to check in every so often.

30 October 2018

Benefits Of Serving Your Country


Serving your country means sacrifices. Soldiers who fought in action used to come home with nothing to show for it, and were often less intact than when they left. After the Vietnam War, that changed. The government made sure soldiers were given many more benefits to thank them for their service. While all of the following benefits will not make you whole again, they will make civilian life a little more comfortable.

5 September 2018

FAQ's About Bail Bonds


If somebody that you love was recently charged with a crime but bail was posted, then you may be wondering what that exactly means for your loved one and what bail is exactly. Because a lot of people are unfamiliar with the bail bonds process in the United States, it can be confusing to all of a sudden be confronted with it. To help you feel a little more informed, this article will answer a few frequently asked questions.

5 September 2018

Three Rights Co-Signers Retain When Agreeing To Bail Defendants Out Of Jail


When you agree to co-sign a bail bond agreement to help a defendant get out of jail, you'll be saddled with a number of obligations, such as making sure the person attends all his or her court appointments and helping the bail bondsman find the defendant if the person attempts to jump bail. However, you're also granted a number of rights that can help you protect yourself and ensure the defendant abides by the agreement.

6 August 2018

Building Up Your Credit Score For Your Small Business


It can be exciting to get your business off the ground and running. To get going, you may require business loans to purchase your office equipment and furniture and initial inventory or to increase working capital. However, you may be in a dilemma when you first start out since your business may not have a high credit score. When it comes to building up good credit, it can take patience and time.

22 June 2018