Betterbail started in 2016 with the goal of making it easier to post bail in New York City.

You can read more about Betterbail and the original mission here.

In 2018, New York City introduced online bail payments. The city's system, when an option, is faster and more secure than Betterbail's system was.

We have closed Betterbail but remain committed to the importance of bail reform.