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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

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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February 2015

The National Notary - February 2015

Cover Story: Five Trends to Watch in 2015

For more than a decade, America's Notaries have grappled with one change after another. There have been drastic shifts in the economy, significant new laws and regulations as well as major technological developments.

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December 2014

The National Notary - December 2014

Cover Story: Customer Service: The Notary Way

For most jobs, Customer Service simply means pleasing your customers — but for Notaries, it's a lot more complicated than that. You must satisfy your clients while strictly adhering to state law, and it can get tricky when the law requires you to tell a signer, "No."

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