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Old 09-14-2002, 07:53 PM
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Bonded?

Okay, here's my stupid question of the month. What does it mean to be Bonded?? I see companies claiming insured, licensed, and bonded. Does this mean if they go to jail, they don't have to post bond???

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Old 09-14-2002, 08:20 PM
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A bond is a guarantee that the job will be completed.
If the job isn't, then the bond is taken to get the job done.
Insurance company will issue the bond.
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Old 09-15-2002, 10:19 AM
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Most companies who claim to be bonded are not. They just say that they are. Maybe one out of a thousand clients will ask to see the bond. Same with insurance.
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Old 09-15-2002, 11:21 AM
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Just look in LawnSite archives:

Very good definition by JAA:

http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.p...189#post107189
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