The attention to our Signature Verification Service directly relates to your success in getting paid.
You can speak with anyone at BICA—from the President to the IT Manager to your Notice Liaison—for any reason.
Why send a Job Notice at all that won’t stand up when challenged?
Accurate lien deadlines are easy to provide.
We’re committed to fulfilling the unique reporting needs of every member and every branch.
We offer releases in all 50 states, Job Deadlines Reports, Recorded Documents and more.
Our expertise gives credit managers the freedom to do their jobs by relying on us to do ours.
We meet and exceed our internal Signature Verification Service on every project, every time.
We know the right questions to ask, and we have the best resources to get you the right answers.
They’re out there! And we know how to keep you from making them.
It goes without saying, BICA’s long history serving the construction industry speaks volumes. Since 1903 our members have trusted our products and services to help them make sound credit decisions. BICA, through the many changes over the last century, has been the foundation for our members many credit-related successes.
Friday, April 24
For over 20 years, California courts have clearly and consistently rejected so-called pay-if-paid provisions in construction contracts that condition a subcontractor's right to payment on the owner's payment to the…
Thursday, March 5
A mechanics lien is a powerful tool for contractors and subcontractors to use when trying to secure payment for work performed on a construction project. But with great power comes…
Tuesday, February 26
The initial step in protecting your right to file a Mechanic’s Lien is to file a Preliminary Notice. This notice may go by one of a number of other names…
Friday, November 16
The first requirement in protecting your mechanic's lien rights is often to send a specified notice to the owner and/or GC, letting them know you are working on the job. …
Friday, September 21
Enforcing a mechanics lien on privately-owned construction projects anywhere in the United States is a process that generally follows the same procedure: serve a pre-notice if required, prepare the lien,…
Wednesday, September 19
With the 2018 legislative session ending earlier this year, it is a good time to review the legislation passed in 2018 relating to the construction industry. Below is a summary…