Category Archives: Bail

Can You Use Your Own Money to Post Bail?

Can you pay your own bail? The better question is whether you should—or whether and why you should use a bail bond company instead of trying to go it alone. Even if you have enough money to post bail, it’s often better to work with a bail bond company. They’re often available 24/7 and are […]

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What Are the Next Steps to Take if You’re Denied Bail?

What should you do if you’re denied bail? Most people would prefer to be at home while awaiting their next court date, rather than sitting in a jail cell. Unfortunately, not every judge will grant every defendant bail—even if they’re eligible for it. Here are the reasons this can happen and the steps to take […]

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Stay Out of Jail: Things to Avoid While Out on Bail

So, you’re out on bail while you await the resolution to your case—congratulations! Do you know what to do in order to avoid going back to jail? Understanding which behaviors and things to avoid when you’re out on bail will ensure you get to await trial from your own home. It’s important that you follow […]

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Can’t Afford Bail? Here Are Some Steps to Take

What can you do if you can’t afford bail? Given that some bail amounts are set in the tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars, it’s a question many clients have. Few of us have that much cash set aside to spend on emergencies and risk the possibility of never being able to recover. Bail […]

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Know Your Limitations While You’re Out on Bail

If you or a loved one have recently been released on bail, it’s important that you keep certain things in mind when you’re out on bond. Otherwise, you could find yourself facing some very serious consequences, such as forfeiting your property or going back to jail. Here are some things to keep in mind when […]

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