Memorial Weekend Safety Tips

Memorial Day Weekend is almost here! 49th Street Bail Bonds wants you to be safe and avoid jail time this holiday. If you do find you need a fast bail bondsman don’t hesitate to call us, we are the Bondsman on 49th! Here are a few tips to staying safe: •If traveling by car, schedule in extra time. Many people are planning on traveling during this time so the roads will be more congested. •Always buckle up and make sure the kids are in car seats. •Try and travel when you are rested and fed. Tired and hungry can lead
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Human Trafficking Orlando & Tampa

Did You Know Human Trafficking Could Be Happening Right In Front Of You? Human Trafficking also known as “modern day slavery” exists in Orlando and is very prominent in the Tampa, Florida area as well. Did you know that airports are widely used by human traffickers? 49th Street Bail Bonds wants you to know that air travel is one of the most used ways that human traffickers move people. Human trafficking is defined as “the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring, or receipt of persons by means of coercion, abduction, fraud, deception, or abuse of power of a position of vulnerability for
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Sexual Assault

Did you know April is sexual assault awareness month? The month of April is dedicated to raising public awareness about sexual assault along with educating people on how to prevent sexual violence. This month was born out of the “Take Back the Night” marches that started as early as 1976. The definition of sexual assault in Florida according to the Florida Statute’s include “oral, anal, or vaginal penetration by, or union with, the sexual organ of another or the anal or vaginal penetration of another by any other object, without the party’s consent or capacity to provide consent.” Sexual assault
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St. Patty’s Day Safety

Don’t count on the luck of the Irish to keep you safe and out of jail. St. Patrick’s Day is this weekend! Many people will choose to celebrate by attending St. Patty’s Day parties, going to bars, or enjoying festivities outside. 49th Street Bail Bonds offers these tips for having fun and staying safe: •Don’t drink and drive. •Have a designated driver. •If no one wants to be a designated driver than have an alternate way to get to and from the party/bar. Uber, Lyft, or a taxi are great alternatives. Decide this before leaving home. •Don’t bring valuables with
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Spring Break is Almost Here!

49th Street Bail Bonds wants you to have fun but be safe during spring break. Here are a few tips for staying safe and out of jail this spring break: •Traveling to your destination? Make sure to take turns behind the wheel. Keep the doors locked and the windows closed. Stay on the beaten path. Don’t pick up hitchhikers. Don’t drink and drive. •Once you arrive at your destination, use discretion in saying your room number. Try and stay in a room that isn’t on the first floor since those rooms are easier to break into. Make sure that all
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Online Predators

Do you know how to keep your child safe from online predators? Recently, an eleven-year-old girl was found in a hotel room in Georgia after allegedly being kidnapped by a man she met while playing Minecraft online. 49th Street Bail Bonds wants you to know how online predators work: •Online predators ask for personal information. Advise your children to never give out personal information such as their name, where they live, which school they go to, etc. •Online predators like to have conversations in private. They don’t want parents or adults to see what they are saying or what photos
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Share The Love This Month…

49th Street Bail Bonds shares the love this February. This month, we are collecting donations for the Humane Society of Pinellas. We are accepting donations Monday through Friday from 9am until 5pm. There is a wish list for needed items on their website at http://www.humanesocietyofpinellas.org/our-wish-list/. Wish items include: •Leashes •Flea combs •Wire and plastic dog crates •Small and medium cat carriers •Cat litter •Baby food in meat flavors •Dog and cat toys especially plush/stuffed toys •Paper products •Puzzle feeder toys Along with helping the Humane Society of Pinellas, 49th Street Bail Bonds has donated to a variety of causes including
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Are You Ready For Some Football?

The biggest game of the year, Super Bowl Sunday, is just days away! Are you planning on hosting a party? Attending a party? Or enjoying the game at a sports bar? 49th Street Bail Bonds wants to make you aware that while Super Bowl Sunday parties can be fun, there can also be hazards and danger. Here are a few tips for Super Bowl Sunday when attending a party: •If you are attending a party then make sure to have a designated driver. •Make sure you eat plenty of food and balance alcoholic drinks with non-alcoholic drinks. •Do not drink
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How To Hire The Best Bail Bondsman?

Do you or a loved one need a bail bond agency? Do you know what to look for when hiring a bail bond agency? 49th Street Bail Bonds wants you to be informed on what to look for when hiring a reputable bail bond agency. The following are a few things you should know: •Look online to see what bail bond agencies are available in your area. Read the reviews from previous clients. •Make sure that the bail bond agency you hire is licensed. •Look for experience. How long has the bail bond agency been in business? •Is there a
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Online Predators

The holidays are finally here! Children, teens, and young adults are now on break from school and college. Many electronic devices will be under the tree come Christmas morning. While having your child on the internet and social sites can be beneficial, it can also be dangerous. 49th Street Bail Bonds wants you to be aware that sexual predators lurk on social media and the internet and try and lure children. Here are a few tips on how to protect your children: •Use privacy settings on social media sites such as Facebook. •Talk to your children about safety online. Make
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