What are insurance broker bonds
An insurance broker bond is a form of insurance that an insurance brokerpurchases. The exact amount of the surety bond and its specifications are determined by the state where the business is. An insurance bond protects customers from any illegal or unethical actions on the part of the broker.
What is a broker bond?
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requires that all freightbrokers and forwarders obtain a freight broker surety bond as part of the freight brokerage licensing process. A surety bond is an agreement with three participant sides to it: the principal, the obligee and the surety.
What is a surety bond?
A surety bond is defined as a contract among at least three parties: the obligee: the party who is the recipient of an obligation. the principal: the primary party who will perform the contractual obligation. the surety: who assures the obligee that the principal can perform the task.