March/April 2018

Thanks for the Memories; Let’s Build on a Solid Foundation


We must effectively deliver the message that Surety is The Product that protects taxpayers' dollars, the public interest, financial commitments by bankers and investors, and that provides the critical guarantee that suppliers, subcontractors, and laborers receive payment for their goods and services. 


Bonding Across America Effort with U.S. SBA Underway in 2018

NASBP is partnering with the U.S. SBA in 2018 on hosting four bonding awareness programs around the country: Las Vegas, NV; Cary, NC; Milwaukee, WI, and Baltimore, MD. Two have already occurred. 



Legal Spotlight: Consequences of Contracting Without a Valid Contractor’s License

Surety professionals, remind your contractors to comply with all relevant licensing laws in each jurisdiction in which they perform work.




Download the NASBP 2018 Annual Meeting App Now

Phoenician-VIP-Pools_NorthS_2.jpgThe NASBP App can keep you informed of the up-to-the-minute changes and alerts during the Annual Meeting. Be sure to use the hashtag, , in your social media posts.   




Capitol Hill Update

smlr2018Fly-In.jpgU.S. Representatives Steve Chabot (R-OH 1st) and Nydia Velázquez (D-NY 7th) are confirmed for the NASBP Fly-in June 5-6, are you?



Did You Know?


NASBP is offering a new, streamlined service that schedules Capitol Hill appointments for Fly-in participants. Fly-in attendees are being asked to complete an on-line form indicating where they live and work. Then, their Hill appointments will be scheduled for them! For more details about this new service and other important Fly-in information, visit the Fly-in website at