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Frequently Asked Questions by Notaries

As a Notary Public, you might often be confronted with difficult situations. From having to thoroughly look at an ID to examining a document, every notarization is different. We understand uncertainty can arise during a notarization. So, we made a list of the most frequently asked questions Notaries ask. What is an Acceptable Identification? Every…

Why Am I Being Screened Again?

One of the first things a potential Notary Public goes through before they officially become a Notary Public is a screening process administered by their respective state. Then, as a notary gets hired by a company they are asked to go through a second screening process. So, why is there a need for a second…

One Notary’s Encounter With A Transgender Signer

Recently, I was scrolling down my timeline on Facebook and I saw a post in a Notary group regarding a transgender signer, and the comments ran the gamut from supportive to hostile. This post jogged my memory about an experience I had. I received a phone call from an attorney one weekend regarding a client…

5 Notary Tips to Avoid Costly Errors

A mistake in the notary world sometimes feels like it might come with the lack of experience. This is a misconception. Anyone new or experienced can  slip up and end up doing something that causes costly errors. Here is a compiled list of some of the most common issues that a notary may run into…