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Do Any Notarial Acts Require A Person To Sign Twice?

By NNA Staff on July 29, 2015 - If someone has signed a document in the presence of witnesses before I arrive, must they sign a second time above their other signatures in order for me to continue notarizing?

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A Mobile Notary Must: Picking The Right Cell Phone Plan

By Kathleen Doheny on July 23, 2015 - Cell phones have become a critical part of running a mobile Notary business. Get help finding the right data plan for your Notary needs.

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Can I Notarize A Copy Of A Passport?

By NNA Staff on July 23, 2015 - Pennsylvania Notaries can certify a copy of a passport. After making the copy, you will need to complete a certificate for the copy.

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Closing Disclosure Transition For NSAs Will Last ‘Many Months’

By Michael Lewis on July 23, 2015 - The CFPB announced that its new Closing Disclosure rule will go into effect Oct. 3, 2015. But the agency will help lenders make the transition for “many months.”

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Notary Trends: Privacy Issues And Collecting Signer Thumbprints

By Kelle Clarke on July 23, 2015 - Collecting signer thumbprints has long been considered a way to safeguard against forgeries. But privacy concerns may affect how Notaries can collect this data.

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What Would You Do: Answer To The Case Of The Language Barrier

By Kelle Clarke on July 23, 2015 - Notaries from across the country offer their advice on notarizing documents that are in a foreign language. Find out what they said.

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Am I Required To Charge A Notary Fee?

By NNA Staff on July 15, 2015 - Notaries in Oregon do not have to charge a fee for their services. Learn more about Notary laws and regulations from the NNA hotline.

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Minnesota Clarifies That NSAs Must Be Licensed ‘Closing Agents’

By NNA Staff on July 15, 2015 - Most Minnesota Notaries who take on loan-signing assignments are required to become licensed as a closing agent. Learn if this regulation applies to you.

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What To Look For When Choosing Your Notary Signing Agent Training

By David Thun on July 15, 2015 - It is important to get the best training possible when becoming a Notary signing agent. Use these tips to find a course that is up to standard.

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What Would You Do: The Case Of The Language Barrier

By Kelle Clarke on July 15, 2015 - What would you do if asked to notarize a foreign-language document? Give us your feedback and learn what the National Notary community recommends.

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