2nd Chance Bail Bonds, LLC - Refund Policy
Premium that is paid is Generally NON-REFUNDABLE upon the defendant’s release from jail.
1. AMERICAN SURETY COMPANY, as surety, shall have control and jurisdiction over the Defendant during the term for which the bond is executed and shall have the right to apprehend, arrest and surrender the Defendant to the proper officials at any time as provided by law.
2. In the event surrender of Defendant is made prior to the time set for Defendant's appearances and for reason other than as enumerated below in paragraph 3, then Defendant shall be entitled to a refund of the bond premium.
3. It is understood and agreed that the happening of anyone of the following events shall constitute a breach of Defendant's obligations to AMERICAN SURETY COMPANY hereunder, and AMERICAN SURETY COMPANY shall have the right to forthwith apprehend, arrest, and surrender Defendant, and Defendant shall have no right to any refund of premium whatsoever. Said events which shall constitute a breach of Defendant's obligations hereunder are:
(a) If Defendant shall depart the jurisdiction of the court without written consent of the court and AMERICAN SURETY COMPANY, or its Agent.
(b) If Defendant shall move from one address to another without notifying AMERICAN SURETY COMPANY, or its Agent in writing prior to said move.
(c) If Defendant shall commit any act which shall constitute reasonable evidence of Defendant's intention to cause a forfeiture of said bond.
(d) If Defendant is arrested and incarcerated for any offense other than a minor traffic violation.
(e) If Defendant shall make any material false statement in the application.
In the event you are due a refund please note that refunds are processed within 48 hours of approval, and may take up to 72 hours to reflect back to your account. Should this take longer than expected please contact your bank first to verify it is not pending. If bank has no information your may contact our main office at (360) 350-0089 to review the refund information and get the confirmation number. We are available M-F 10am-8pm for your administrative needs.