You may have hear the term, bail bond, get thrown around now and again. What exactly does a bail bond entail? The main benefit of a bail bond is the peace of mind in knowing that you do not have to stay in prison while you await the trial. This works because bail agents pay your bail on your behalf. In other words, they are the middleman that keeps you out of prison.
In return, they ask for interest on the original bail amount as requested by the court. In this video, you will learn how the bail bond process works.
Bail bonds are very accessible. Most people will have there bail bond accepted. It is not like attempting to take out a loan. Though, it is similar in result. There are still a few reasons why it may be denied. If the court finds it best to hold you without bail, then you obviously can not get a bail bond. You may also not get a bail bond if they think you are likely to run or will have no chance of ever paying the interest back to them.