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Can I Notarize A Character Reference For My Daughter?

By NNA Staff on April 01, 2015 - Can I notarize for people providing character references for my daughter's pistol permit?

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Ensuring Successful Notarizations For Hospital And Rehab Patients

By Laura Biewer on April 01, 2015 - Serving patients or staff at these facilities can be profitable and rewarding, but these notarizations can also be among the most challenging to complete.

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NNA Makes It Easy To Track Notary Legislation, Proposed Rules

By Nicole Dorsey on April 01, 2015 - The NNA has launched an easy-to-access “Policy Tracker” tool that lets you follow the proposed Notary laws, rules and regulations that could affect how you do your job.

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Survey Results: Many Notaries Threatened But Few Call Police

By David Thun on April 01, 2015 - More than one quarter of Notaries who responded to our safety survey said they’ve felt threatened or at risk during a notarization; fewer than 5 percent called the police.

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Understanding The Key Differences Between Notary Acknowledgment and Jurat Certificates

By Kelle Clarke on April 01, 2015 - Whether you are a seasoned Notary or just getting started, you should have a solid understanding of the specific elements of a certificate, and also be able to distinguish the key differences between the two most common Notary certificates — acknowledgments and jurats.

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3 Important Tips About Your Notary Journal Records

By David Thun on March 25, 2015 - When a Notary is asked for copies or an inspection of his journal, it is important to take the right steps in ensuring privacy while operating within the law.

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My First Notarization: What I Learned

By Amanda Doumanian Reeves on March 25, 2015 - Florida Notary Amanda Doumanian Reeves shares the lessons she’s learned from her first assignments as a Notary. Apply her tips to your own Notary business.

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What State Laws Apply To An Out-Of-State Notary Commission?

By NNA Staff on March 25, 2015 - If a Notary lives in one state but works in another, it can be tricky to know which state’s laws apply to his commission. Get the details from the NNA bulletin.

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What Would You Do? Answers To The Case Of The Transgender Signer

By Kelle Clarke on March 25, 2015 - Properly identifying signers is the Notary’s most important responsibility, but it can be challenging. Find out what to do in the case of a transgender signer.

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4 Reasons Why Veterans Make Great Notaries

By Daniel Lewis on March 19, 2015 - U.S. veterans can experience difficulties finding civilian employment that is a good fit. Here are 4 reasons why becoming a Notary is a great idea for veterans.

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