WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN AN AGENT

An Advisor:
A professional surety bond agent can be a contractor’s most important advisor. The agent must possess the expertise to coordinate with your other key advisors, such as your accountant, banker and attorney.

Integrity:
They should be experienced in handling contractors of all types and sizes, be familiar with the construction process and should possess a reputation for integrity as well as the respect and confidence of the surety underwriters with whom they work.

Knowledge:
Your surety agent must be familiar with the surety markets, the surety credit process, and underwriting practices and standards in order to present a package which will represent your company’s unique abilities, your financial condition, credit relationship, past achievements and future prospects.