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Suretec & California Contractor License Bonds

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In just a few years, Suretec has emerged as one of the top providers of California contractor license bonds in the state by providing highly competitive rates and great service. While many surety’s have abandoned the contractors license bond arena in California following the collapse of the housing industry just a few years ago, Suretec has stepped up to provide an affordable bonding alternative for contractor’s facing escalating bonding costs as a result of many challenges, including less than optimal credit profiles.

About Suretec Insurance Company

Suretec’s roots began in the early 80’s and it has since grown into one of the largest and fastest growing sureties in the United States with a premium volume that places it 20th among all sureties at the time of this writing according John Knox, the company’s CEO. Suretec currently operates in 48 states and has assets in excess of 150 million, all while maintaining an AM Best rating of “A”, Excellent.

Why Suretec For Your Contractors Bond?

SureTec_LogoSuretec has emerged as a leader in the California contractor license bond industry not just by providing highly competitive bond rates, but by investing in superior technology that allows customers to quote, purchase and file their contractors bond online in just a few minutes. Time is money and contractors that have experienced the Suretec online application process often comment on how simple and efficiently the system allows contractors to show proof of bonding on the fly.

Benefits of Using Suretec Insurance for Contractors

  • Low License Bond Rates
  • In House Claims Processing
  • Affordable Payment Plans Available For Many Bonds
  • Amazing Service From All Levels of the Organization
  • Fast & Simple Quoting Process
  • Expedited Electronic Filing of All Bonds With the CSLB

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Caption: The awesome Suretec Insurance Company staff that ensures everything goes smoothly with your contractor license bonds.

By Jeremy Schaedler



About the Author:

Shortly after graduating from the University of California, Los Angeles with a bachelors degree in economics, Jeremy founded Surety First Insurance Services (formerly Schaedler Insurance), a Northern California based insurance agency specializing in surety bonds for California construction professionals. Jeremy is happily married and the proud father of two young boys. In his free time, he enjoys camping, fishing and shooting the breeze with friends and family.


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