Don’t Drain Your Bank Account

You may have the best intentions when you set out to post bail for your friend or family member, but you may not want to do that. Posting bail by yourself is a huge undertaking. Bail cost several thousands of dollars at its lowest prices. Unless you have access to thousands and thousands of dollars,…

Telling a Child about a Spouse’s Arrest

Most people would assume that the hardest part of a loved one’s arrest would be bailing him or her out of jail. However, parents know that is not the case. The hardest part of dealing with your loved one’s arrest as a parent, is explaining it to your child. How do you explain to a…

Debunking Common Bail Bond Myths

Contrary to popular belief, bail agents do not dress and talk like a bodyguard or club bouncer. Some may have the build of one, but not all of us. You really have nothing to be afraid of or intimidated of when you approach a bail bond company like Acton Bail Bond Store. In fact, we…

Rainy Weather Driving Checklist

It looks like California may be on its way out of a drought. We have seen more rain this year, than we have the last few years. With that being said, how up-to-date is your knowledge on driving in wet weather? Do you know the best precautions to take and what tips to follow to…

Bring Your Loved One Home in Time for Thanksgiving

If people really took the time to ponder all that they have to be thankful for, they would realize that the list does not end. Everything and everyone, big or small, is something that person can be grateful for. Maybe this year there is one that trumps all the others. It will have a unique…

Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good People?

That is a very good question that no one will ever have an answer to, and unfortunately, there is no way to prevent bad things happening to good people. Sometimes they are just in the wrong place at the wrong time, and get caught in the middle of something. Sometimes they are trying to do…

Why You Should Know CA’s Gun Laws

Would you be surprised if we told you that California has some of the most restrictive gun laws in the United States? Gun control is always a hot subject, and it is one that will never please 100% of the people. The best you can do is educate yourself on the current gun laws in…

Protect Your Right To Vote and Bail!

As you are well aware, the presidential election is just days away. We urge all everyone to vote, including loved ones who recently completed parole after getting out of prison. It helps that your loved one’s voting rights are automatically restored upon completion of parole, so no further action is required on their part. Unfortunately,…

How Can I Reduce My Bail?

Simply put, there really is no way you can reduce your bail once the judge has declared it. You can ask that the judge to reconsider, but in all likelihood, that bail amount will remain the same. The judge had already taken these facts into consideration: The crime that was committed Whether or not you…