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The National Notary Archive

The National Notary magazine is the award-winning flagship member publication of the National Notary Association. One of the world’s most widely read periodicals for Notaries, it addresses pertinent cutting-edge notarial issues in depth, and also features helpful “how-to” articles on every phase of operating as a professional Notary Public in the venue of American law and commerce.

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Recent Issues

August 2015

The National Notary - August 2015

Cover Story: Mastering the Closing Disclosure

The federal government’s new mortgage Closing Disclosure was the hot topic at NNA 2015 Conference in June. Industry executives and other experts offered their viewpoints and discussed the form in great detail while attendees soaked up every bit of information they could gather.

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June 2015

The National Notary - June 2015

Cover Story: Illuminating TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure

On August 1, 2015, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new mortgage disclosure rule goes into effect, requiring lenders to combine information from the existing Truth-in-Lending (TIL) disclosure and the HUD-1 Settlement Statement into one single disclosure for most residential mortgages.

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April 2015

The National Notary - April 2015

Cover Story: The Next Immigration Wave

Historically, only a tiny fraction of Notaries have been directly involved in immigration-related matters. Following President Obama’s executive order that drastically reshapes U.S. immigration policy, millions of undocumented residents likely will seek to change their status. That's just the tip of the iceberg.

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