Building Industry Credit Association is one of Southern California's leading providers of construction industry credit information since 1903. BICA s membership offers exclusive benefits to the construction industry, including investigating and monitoring buildings of customers. The association provides reports to its clients online, by fax, over the phone and through mail. The reports include contractor license, trade references, accounts receivable aging and legal items bank information. The state contractor s license reports include license status, principals, bond information, citations and actions against the license. BICA also provides Southern California s public documents to the building industry, including mechanics liens, lien releases, lis pendens, abstract judgements, tax liens and releases.