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Rhiandmoi
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The SLC Gathering planning is getting rolling, and according to many online sources for conference planning, the treasurer for a conference ought to be bonded. I agree that its a good idea. But how do I go about getting bonded?

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With the contractors I deal with, they typically have to put up money with a bonding agency, or basically pay premiums to the bonding agency which guarantees that the firm will pay up the cash, in case the contractor defaults.

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Lydia Oh Lydia
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What dfresh said.

Plus, a bonding company is really just part of or a specialized insurance company, also called a surety.

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Rhiandmoi
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Ok, so I googled a little bit on surety bonds, and there are a few different kinds. But I can't figure out what kind I need. Do I need to know what I need before I call someone?

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Lydia Oh Lydia
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No, you should be able to call the agent, tell them what you need, and they should be able to direct you to the right "type", as well as quote you a price for it. As with any insurance, call around for a few different quotes.

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First of Two
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I have this tube of glue which claims to bond instantly...

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Canuckistan
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quote:
Originally posted by First of Two:
I have this tube of glue which claims to bond instantly...

Oh please, rope works much better.

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LittleDuck
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AFA bonding, I had to be bonded once for a job working with mutual funds but all that was required was for me to give my fingerprints and work did the rest.

What I wanted to say was how nice it is of you to go to such lengths to do all this for "The Gathering." Many people wouldn't bother or think to bother. Nice job [Smile]

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Jocko's Jolly
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quote:
Originally posted by Canuckistan:
quote:
Originally posted by First of Two:
I have this tube of glue which claims to bond instantly...

Oh please, rope works much better.
But chains last longer.

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