The State of Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Financial Institutions regulates and administers the Money Transmitter program and has oversight of the licensing, as well as handling of auditing and consumer complaints. The Ohio Revised Code Section 1315.01 requires any person that is in the business of money transmission services to first obtain a license.
The premium that you pay for an Ohio Money Transmitter Surety Bond is dependent on credit and the bond amount required. Personal and business financial statements will be required for the underwriting process.
Ohio money transmitter licenses must be renewed by July 1 of each year.
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