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If you are in need of a bond but aren’t sure where to start, contact your independent agent or broker for guidance.

Find licensed agents

To find licensed surety agents in your area, visit the National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP). NASBP is the association of, and resource for, surety bond producers and allied professionals.

Research the industry

Surety and Fidelity Association of America (SFAA) is a licensed rating agency, advisory organization, and trade association that provides data, thought leadership, and advocacy for the surety and fidelity bond industry.

The International Credit Insurance and Surety Association (ICISA) is an international association for companies that provide trade credit insurance or surety bonds.

The Pan-American Surety Association (PASA) is a nonprofit organization committed to issues of surety bonds, credit insurance, and reinsurance by private enterprises.

Resources for agents

We strive to be trusted advisors to our agents and brokers, working with you to provide custom bond solutions for you and your clients, and offering continuing education courses, research and thought leadership, and state-of-the art bond technology.

National Bond Center

Our National Bond Center (NBC) provides responsive and flexible service for your customers’ bond obligations. Our NBC underwriters understand your time-sensitive and specialized needs, and have the expertise to assist with a variety of transactional commercial bonds, including fidelity and probate, as well as transactional bonds for smaller contractors.

The NBC can assist you with:

  • Agency appointments

  • Field office referrals

  • Renewals, declinations, or re-underwriting

  • Assistance with our online bond issuance platforms

Our NBC team is available Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. ET. We look forward to hearing from you at (888) 844-2663 or

Surety Agents’ Portal

Visit our Agents Portal for tools and resources that make your job easier. Here, agents can access eBonding, our online bonding platform, to quote and issue a variety of transactional bonds, all in one place.