Three Ways To Post Bail For A Loved One
If someone you love is in jail, you may be able to bail them out. There are three options available to help you do so. Cash Bail Cash bail is exactly as it sounds — you pay the bail in cash and the defendant is released pending their court date. There are several issues with cash bail. The most obvious is coming up with sufficient cash to pay the bail. If the crime is considered minor and the defendant doesn't pose a flight risk, the bail may be low enough that it can be covered by your funds or by pooling funds with other family members.