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September 2013

Dispelling Common Misconceptions

By Kelle Clarke on September 26, 2013 - Here are a few common Notary myths and the truths behind them.

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Foreign Language Tips

By David Thun on September 26, 2013 - Foreign language issues cause confusion for Notaries — but we can help you properly navigate them.

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Freddie Mac: Rosy Outlook For Housing Market In 2014

By Michael Lewis on September 26, 2013 - Total home sales in 2014 should increase at a healthy rate, signaling a sustained rebound in the housing market, according to Freddie Mac, which says the sharp increases in home prices reflect true market conditions rather than a new bubble.

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Hotline Tip: Handling A Jurat Request From An Attorney In Fact

By Kelle Clarke on September 26, 2013 - Am I authorized to perform a jurat if the signer is signing as the power of attorney?

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The NSA Kit For Success

By NNA Staff on September 23, 2013 - Senior financial executives offered these key tips on how to be a successful Notary Signing Agent.

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Define, Target And Promote: Sales Tips For Building Your Notary Business

By Kelle Clarke on September 19, 2013 - While proper knowledge and experience are key to running a successful mobile Notary or other Notary-related business, it's also essential to sell yourself to your target clientele in ways that differentiate your from your competitors.

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Hotline Tip: How To Properly Destroy An Expired Notary Seal

By Kelle Clarke on September 19, 2013 - I’ve been told that I should destroy my expired Notary seal. Any tips on how to do so?

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Keeping Safe On Risky Assignments

By David Thun on September 19, 2013 - Traveling to bad neighborhoods is the most common safety issue mobile Notaries have, according to an online survey conducted by the National Notary Association.

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Quiz: Foreign Languages

By David Thun on September 19, 2013 - It's essential to know what steps to take if you meet a signer who doesn't speak your language or if you're asked to notarize a document written in a tongue you aren't fluent in. Take our quiz to see if you know the best way to resolve foreign language issues during a notarization.

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Win Great Prizes In The NNA's Fab Fall Giveaway

By Moses Keshishian on September 19, 2013 - To celebrate the end of the summer heat and the start of autumn, we're giving away a laser printer and iPad Mini to one lucky person — two great tech tools for any Notary.

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