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If you overpaid taxes last year, you have the option of applying the excess amount to this year’s taxes, or have it refunded to you. In deciding which option would be more beneficial to you, consider your current financial situation. Do you plan to make...

The presidential election is starting to take shape and voting happens in November. Anyone 18 or older can vote, obviously. But what if you are in custody? What if you’re serving a sentence in prison? What if you have a criminal history? Can you still...

Most defendants will be eligible to apply for a bail bond to get out of jail if they wish to use this route; however, not all defendants will qualify for a bail bond. You don’t need to be above or below a certain average household...

It is quite the bold move, California lawmakers just recently voted to change the minimum age for smoking from 18 to 21. California is only the second state in the U.S. to move forward with this change; only Hawaii has made this change. California is the...

No matter how much or how little you are receiving for your tax return, any amount will help a bit of your financial burden in having to pay for a bail bond. Granted, bail bonds are already the more affordable method to bailing out of...

No matter what California jail you are taken to, Alameda Bail Bond Store can help bail you out, if you are eligible for bail after your arraignment hearing. No matter what day of the week it is, or what hour of the day it is,...

It’s not very surprising, but instead disappointing, that there are people in prison who have been wrongly convicted of a crime. The person could be in prison because investigators were lazy, the jury was lazy or racist or sexist, the technology to test DNA and...

Here are the weirdest laws in California so far: You cannot play with a frisbee at any Los Angeles beaches unless you get the lifeguard’s “okay.” Women may not drive while wearing a house coat. No vehicle without a driver can go more than 60 miles per hour. Animals...

Lying to the police and making a false report is a crime. Making a mistake by telling the police one thing, then remembering it’s another thing, is different and not a crime. For example, describing the getaway car as red when you definitely know it...

Whether you’re on your first or last payment of a bail bond, or somewhere in the middle, know that you can use your tax refund money to pay for bail, there’s nothing wrong with that, even if the bail bond is for a friend or...

What makes the agents here at Martinez Bail Bond Store among the most trustworthy and the most sincere is their commitment to helping those in need. Unlike many people who do work because it pays their bills and puts food on their plates, Martinez Bail...

Our team at Martinez Bail Bond Store are more than happy when we get to help a client bailed out of jail and return home to their loved ones. We get to turn stressed, angry and concerned faces into ones of joy and relief. Knowing...

Martinez Bail Bond Store agents are the smartest and most caring people in the bail bonds industry. Not motivated by paychecks but rather knowing they are helping make lives happier and better, Martinez Bail Bond Store agents will not let you down during this stressful...