Our Story

We’re all about simplifying the process of obtaining bonds and insurance.

Located in beautiful Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, just miles from New York City, Colonial Surety Company is a property and casualty insurance company that is licensed in all 50 states and U.S. territories and has been in business since 1930.

Colonial Surety is rated “A” Excellent by AM Best Company. This financial rating reflects Colonial Surety’s strong balance sheet and longevity.

We offer innovative fidelity bonds (including ERISA fidelity bonds), surety bonds, and insurance along with a better online way to purchase.

Colonial's important historic events.


Incorporated as a property and casualty insurance company in Pennsylvania


Purchased by C.S.I. Holding Corporation, the company’s current management


Became a direct writer of surety and fidelity bonds


Listed with the United States Treasury


Became an approved Federal Surety Company authorized by the U.S. Treasury Dept. to issue other insurance products


Introduced our digital bond purchase process


Completed licensing in all 50 states and US Territories


Expanded our office.


Moved through the ranks form A- to A Excellent rating by AM Best Company.


Revamped our online presence.


Introduced new surety and fidelity bonds online.


More insurance offerings to come.

6 reasons to choose us.

  1. 1
    Quick Digital Process
    We offer a streamlined purchase process that allows you to instantly purchase bonds and insurance online.
  2. 2
    Direct Insurer
    Get the convenience and cost savings of purchasing coverage straight from the source in all 50 U.S. states and territories.
  3. 3
    Innovative Products
    We’re the only company to offer cost-effective surety bonds and instant insurance products, i-bonds® and i-insurance®, for you to obtain at the click of a button.
  4. 4
    Deep Expertise
    Our customer service reps and support attorneys have decades of experience in bonding and insurance.
  5. 5
    Established in 1930, we’re rated "A" Excellent by AM Best Company, Treasury listed in all 50 states and U.S. territories, and approved by the Department of Labor, so you can count on compliance.
  6. 6
    Partnership Focused
    We offer powerful client management tools and programs from our business partners.

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