Insurance broker bond cost
The South Carolina Department of Insurance requires insurance brokers to post $10,000 surety bonds.
We can issues these bonds for just $100! Because no credit check is required, everyone qualifies for the same low, flat rate.
Why this bond
South Carolina insurance broker bonds are put in place to ensure that principals (insurance brokers) are held responsible for committing any violations of applicable insurance laws and regulations. This includes failing to properly transmit any payment received via cash or credit for transmission and committing any act of fraud in connection with an insurance transaction.
If the principal violates any of the bond’s provisions, valid claims may be filed against the bond. The surety will cover any damages up to the penal sum of the bond ($10,000), but the principal must pay the surety the equivalent sum of money in a timely manner.
Insurance broker bond details
Insurance broker bonds in South Carolina remain in full force and virtue until canceled or violated. The surety’s liability under the bond can be terminated 30 days after the Director of Insurance receives written notice of cancellation from the surety or upon written authorization from the director to the surety.
Become an insurance broker
In addition to posting a surety bond, applicants to become an insurance broker in South Carolina must do the following:
- submit a completed license application
- successfully pass the South Carolina broker licensing examination
- pay the biennial license fee
- and more
Take the first step toward becoming licensed in South Carolina by purchasing the surety bond you need for just $100!
Apply for your surety bond
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