South Dakota Surety Bonds

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Types of Surety Bonds in Minnesota

To get a Minnesota surety bond, you will need to choose from one of the following three major bond types:

  • Commercial bonds are necessary to apply for a business license in the state - such as an auto dealer or mortgage broker license.

  • Contract bonds must be obtained when a contractor wants to bid or perform on a construction project.

  • Court bonds are requested by courts and are used in cases in which an individual wants to appeal a judgment or is appointed as a fiduciary.

Do you know what kind of bond you need to get? Simply search for your bond in the table below, complete the brief application form and request your free quote.!

Find Your South Dakota Surety Bond

We offer all types of surety bonds in all 50 states. If you can't find your bond in the table below, select "General business license or permit bond (not listed otherwise)" and start your application.
Freight Broker Bond (BMC-84) N/A FMCSA Apply Now
General license & permit bond (not listed) N/A N/A Apply Now
Investment Advisor (Blue Sky) Bond Uniform Surety Bond Division of Securities Apply Now
Insurance Agents/Brokers Bond Discount Medical Plans Bond SD Dept. Labor & Regulation Division of Insuranc Apply Now
Mortgage Broker (1st & 2nd Mortgages) Bond Mortgage Company Bond Division of Banking, State of South Dakota Apply Now
Mortgage Lender/Banker (1st & 2nd Mort.) Bond Mortgage Lender Division of Banking Apply Now
Mortgage Lender/Banker (1st & 2nd Mort.) Bond MORTGAGE LENDER DIVISION OF BANKING Apply Now
Mortgage Lender/Banker (1st & 2nd Mort.) Bond Money Lender Bond Division of Banking Apply Now
Auto & Mobile Home Dealers (New & Used) Bond Vehicle Dealer Division of Motor Vehicles Apply Now
Auto & Mobile Home Dealers (Used Only, No New) Bond Vehicle Dealer Division of Motor Vehicles Apply Now
Sales, Use & Consumer Tax Bond South Dakota Department of Revenue & Regulation Un South Dakota Department Of Revenue and Regulations Apply Now
Appraisal Management Appraisal Management Company Registration Bond Department of Labor and Regulation Apply Now

Do you need any additional information about getting a Minnesota surety bond? Call our bond experts at (877)-514-5146!

Questions about Surety Bonds in South Dakota

To get a surety bond in Minnesota, you simply need to follow the three brief steps below.

Apply For Your Bond

Begin by completing our brief online application. Let us know what kind of bond you need and in what amount, and provide us with basic contact information so we can get in touch with you.

Get a Bond Rate

As soon as we receive your application, we will look for the best possible rate for you. We will then provide you with a free quote, along with complete information about finalizing the bonding process.

Buy Your Bond

To get your bond, you will only need to pay the bond premium that we have offered to you. You will then receive your bond via email and can also receive a paper copy via mail if you’d like to.

Never gotten bonded before? Our How to Get Bonded guide can provide you with answers about the bonding process from start to finish.

Do you need to know more about what determines your bond premium? See our How Much Does a Surety Bond Cost? guide for a complete explanation of the various factors that influence your bond rate!

Can I Get a South Carolina Surety Bond With Bad Credit?

Here at Lance Surety Bonds, we know that getting bonded with bad credit can be difficult. Thanks to our bad credit surety bonds program applicants can still obtain the South Carolina surety bond they need, so bonding is not an obstacle to success.

If you have a low credit score, liens, past bankruptcies or civil judgments, this program is the right one for you. You can expect a bond premium in the range of 5%-15%.

Most Popular Surety Bonds in South Dakota

Auto Dealer Bond

This bond must be filed with the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles. A $30,000 bond is required of all dealers, wholesalers, recreational vehicles dealers, and wholesalers. A $15,000 bond is required of wholesale auto auction, motorcycle dealers, and motorcycle wholesalers.

Contractor License Bond

Contractors in South Carolina must obtain a license bond in order to operate in the state. Bond amounts vary according to the type of work that contractors will be performing. The bond must be submitted to the Residential Builders Commission or the Contractor's Licensing Board.

Money Transmitter Bond

Money transmitters in South Carolina must post a $50,000 bond to the Money Services Division. An additional $10,000 must be added to the bond for every additional location.

Mortgage Broker Bond

South Carolina mortgage brokers must post a $25,000 bond as part of the licensing process. This bond guarantees their compliance with Chapter 58, Title 40 of the South Carolina Code of Laws.

Insurance Broker Bond

A $10,000 bond is required of the Department of Insurance in order to become licensed as an insurance broker in South Carolina. The bond guarantees compliance with Section 38-45-20 of the South Carolina Code Annotated.

Investment Advisor Surety Bond

Broker-dealers and investment advisors in South Carolina must post a bond with the South Carolina Securities Commissioner. The bond must be in the amount of $35,000 or $50,000 depending on how client funds are handled.

Pawnbroker Bond

Pawnbrokers in South Carolina must post a $15,000 bond to the state Department of Consumer Affairs. The bond guarantees their compliance with the South Carolina Pawnbroker Act.

Private Investigator Bond

To operate as a private investigator or detective in South Carolina, you must submit a $10,000 bond to the Law Enforcement Division.

Additional Resources

Looking for more information about how to get a business license in South Carolina? See our step-by-step guides below:

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Lance Surety Bonds
Lance Surety Bond Associates, Inc. is a Pennsylvania-based surety bond agency that offers bonding at competitive rates in all 50 states. Established in 2010, our company has grown to become one of the top online bond producers in the country. Working exclusively with A-rated and T-listed bonding companies gives us the confidence to offer a 100% money-back guarantee. read more