If you have never before needed to hire a bail bondsman in Ventura, CA before the process may seem a bit overwhelming. There are hundreds of companies listed online and in the Yellow Pages. How do you know who to choose?
First off, you should know that the California bail industry is regulated by the Department of Insurance. The DOI requires all bail bonds companies charge the same, 10% rate. No matter what town, city or municipality a person is arrested in the cost to purchase their bond will be the same.
You should also know that just because all bondsman are required to charge the same rate that is not to say they all provide the same level of service. Does the company have a website? If so, is there a section for client testimonials? Client testimonials can be a great resource when it comes to learning more about the customer service a company provides. How long have they been in business? Are they only open during the day or can they help you on nights and weekends? Do they require collateral? Do they offer payment plans? Will the agent require you come to their office to fill out paperwork or can they assist you with online bail bonds? These are all things to consider before signing on the dotted line.
If you have been notified someone you care for has been arrested and taken to the Ventura County jail, Adelante Bail Bonds can help. Call our office now at 805-496-2763 for a free, confidential consulation.