How much does a professional solicitor bond cost in Alaska?
The Alaska Department of Law, Consumer Protection Unit requires paid solicitors for charitable organizations to post $10,000 surety bonds before conducting business in the state.
These bonds are subject to underwriting, which means that the cost each applicant pays varies depending on a review of his or her credit report. Regardless of your credit situation, our team of surety experts works hard to get you bonded quickly and for the lowest rate available. Apply for your free bond quote now!
|Bond Type||Bond Amount||Cost by Credit Score*|
|680 and up||679 - 600||599 or lower|
|Paid Solicitor for Charitable Organizations Bond||$10,000||Starts at $100||$400-800||$1,000+||Apply Now|
Call 1 (800) 308-4358, or submit a bond request, to connect with our team of surety bond experts. We can typically provide free, no-obligation bond quotes within 1 business day of submitting your bond application.
Why do I need this bond?
Alaska paid solicitor bonds ensure that principals (paid solicitors) perform all obligations and requirements imposed under AS 45.68 and 9 AAC 12, including paying all amounts due to the charitable solicitations for which it solicits funds. The bond protects the state and charitable organizations from financial loss if the principal, its members, officers, employees, subsidiaries and subcontractors conduct unlawful or unethical business.
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What’s the fine print?
Paid solicitor for charitable organizations bonds in Alaska are continuous until canceled. If the surety decides to cancel this bond, 60 days of written notice prior to the cancellation date must be given to the Alaska Department of Law and to the principal.
How to become a professional solicitor in Alaska
Posting a $10,000 Alaska paid solicitor bond is just the first step toward obtaining your registration to be a paid solicitor. The following fees and documents must be filed with the department along with the registration application:
- the $200 registration fee
- a copy of the written contract for each charitable organization the solicitor contracts with to solicit contributions
- a copy of all scripts used for fundraising
- a $10,000 surety bond
After a solicitation campaign is complete, the paid solicitor must submit a campaign financial report on the Paid Solicitor Campaign Financial Report Form established by the department.
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