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Why Do I Need to Sign a General Indemnity Agreement to Obtain Bonding?

Joe Catania, President of Anderson & Catania Surety Services, explains the importance of the general indemnity agreement in securing bonding.

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Authored by: sharp_admin | Posted: 05/05/2021

How Should I Describe the Talent of My Key Employees to a Surety Company?

Donzaleigh Powell, a surety consultant at Anderson & Catania Surety Services, LLC, offers tips on how to best highlight the skills of your contractors to a surety company.

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Categories: Contract Bonds | Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 04/29/2021

What Are the Benefits of Requiring Subcontractors to Bond-Back on My Projects?

Brent Headley, Surety Account Executive at Anderson & Catania Surety Services LLC, explains why general contractors should ask subcontractors to post a performance and payment bond back to them.

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Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 04/21/2021

Can My Passion for the Construction Industry Help Me Secure a Surety Bond?

Donzaleigh Powell, surety consultant at Anderson & Catania Surety Services, LLC, emphasizes the important role passion and relationship-building play in a construction company securing a surety bond.

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Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 04/12/2021

How Does an Unforgiven PPP Loan Affect My Bonding Capacity?

Brent Headley, Surety Account Executive at Anderson & Catania Surety Services LLC, offers insight regarding PPP loans and their impact on surety bond capacity.

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Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 03/19/2021

Podcast: Surety Bonding in Pivotal Points

Junior Gutierrez of NOVA Business Connection and Chris Smith of Anderson & Catania discuss surety bonding as it relates to navigating different opportunities and problems:

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Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 03/15/2021

How Do I Obtain a Bond for a Project 4X Larger Than Any Project I’ve Ever Completed?

Partnering with a surety services firm that has extensive experience in the bond marketplace can provide contractors greater flexibility. Richard G. Anderson, CEO of Anderson & Catania Surety Services LLC, emphasizes how Anderson & Catania builds relationships that expand opportunities.

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Categories: Contract Bonds | Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 03/11/2021

My Credit Score Has taken a Hit During the Pandemic. How Do Poor Credit Scores Impact Access to Bonding?

Donzaleigh Powell of Anderson & Catania Surety Services offers some encouraging advice to those whose credit has been hit hard by the pandemic, or who may have low credit scores in general.

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Categories: Contract Bonds | Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 02/19/2021

How is a Surety Broker Different from a Commercial Insurance Broker?

Brent Headley, Surety Account Executive at Anderson & Catania Surety Services LLC, discusses how surety brokers differ from commercial insurance brokers.

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Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 01/15/2021

Why Are Personal Guarantees Required for Surety Bonds?

Joe Catania, President of Anderson & Catania Surety Services, discusses the reason why owners of construction or contractor companies must sign a personal guarantee with a surety company.

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Categories: Contract Bonds | Authored by: acsurety | Posted: 12/21/2020