What is the cost of a bail bond versus the total bail amount?

The California Department of Insurance has set a standardized 10% fee to all companies known as a Premium. A ‘Filed Rate’ with the Department of Insurance permits an 8% Premium to those who have legal counsel, and to those who are members of a Union or the Armed Forces. The 10% is based on the … Continue reading What is the cost of a bail bond versus the total bail amount?