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Notary Resources: Find The Answers You Need, When You Need Them

By Kelle Clarke on August 20, 2015 - It can be a challenge to keep up with the new laws, guidelines, and standards of notarial practice; learn about free and affordable Notary resources.

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My First Notarization: Notaries Share Their Stories

By David Thun on August 13, 2015 - Your first notarization if often the hardest. Get helpful advice from seasoned Notaries who look back on their first assignments.

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The Most Common Types Of Notarizations

By Kelle Clarke on August 13, 2015 - There are a number of notarial acts, but the signer does not always know which type they need. Understand the different types of common notarizations.

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Scams That Prey On Notaries

By Daniel Lewis on August 05, 2015 - It’s a Notary’s job to help protect people from fraud. But Notaries must also protect themselves from scams. Learn how to avoid common fraud schemes.

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A Notary’s Role In Preventing Elder Financial Exploitation

By Lori Hamm on July 30, 2015 - There are a number of things that Notaries can do to become a force in preventing elder financial exploitation and abuse.

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Notary Basics: Understanding Apostilles

By Kelle Clarke on July 30, 2015 - Notaries are often asked to notarize documents that will be sent to another country. This authentication takes the form of an apostille or other certificate attached to the document by a government official.

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Tips For Notarizing International Adoption Documents

By Laura Biewer on July 30, 2015 - Adopting a child is a complex process, and notarizing adoption documents poses unique challenges for Notaries.

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Subpoenaed Notary: You’ve Been Served!

By Amanda Reeves on July 07, 2015 - Being served with a court subpoena is every Notary’s worst nightmare. Find out what one Florida NSA did in preparation to testify.

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What To Do If Someone Steals Your Notary Identity

By Kelle Clarke on July 07, 2015 - Learn what happens when a Notary’s identity is stolen and his seal is forged to create fraudulent notarizations. Don’t let this happen to you.

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Five Tips To Help Notaries Work Smarter From NNA 2015’s Keynote Speaker

By NNA Staff on June 24, 2015 - At NNA 2015 in Orlando, Florida, keynote speaker Michael “Dr. Woody” Woodward, Ph.D., offered five tips to help Notaries work smarter in a changing economy:

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