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Bazinga! How Good A Notary Is ‘Big Bang Theory’s’ Sheldon Cooper?

By David Thun on December 11, 2014 - Anyone with experience can tell you that notarization is a tricky job — even for one of TV’s smartest Notary characters, Sheldon Cooper of the comedy “The Big Bang Theory.”

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The State Of The Notary Office

By NNA Staff on December 10, 2014 - The NNA’s Vice Chair Deborah Thaw provided an update on the “State of the American Notariat” in October during a speech at the 2014 Conference of the Australian and New Zealand College of Notaries in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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New CA Certificate Law: Six FAQs Answered

By Bill Anderson on December 04, 2014 - Many Notaries have questions about the new California certificate wording changes taking effect January 1, 2015. NNA Vice President of Legislative Affairs Bill Anderson answers five of the most commonly asked questions.

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Notaries Updated On The State Of eNotarization

By Michael Lewis on November 20, 2014 - The NNA’s Vice President of Legislative Affairs, Bill Anderson, earlier this month spoke at an event in Maryland attended by more than 100 Notaries on the current state of electronic notarization addressing how it works, the laws governing electronic transactions, where it’s going, and more.

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A Traveler’s Guide To Historical Notary Sites In The U.S.

By David Thun on October 29, 2014 - Have you ever wanted to learn more about how Notaries helped influence history? In honor of Notary Public Day, here’s a traveler’s guide to some destinations you can visit featuring Notaries who played a part in shaping the history of the United States

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FAQ: Where Can Notaries Use Their Commissions?

By David Thun on October 22, 2014 - We’ve recently been asked by many Notaries if they are permitted to notarize documents in other states or overseas. Since many states' rules are different, we’ve prepared this guide to help answer your questions.

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The Notary Challenge: Matching Faces To ID Harder Than You Think

By Michael Lewis on September 25, 2014 - Properly identifying signers is one of the most important tasks Notaries carry out, but that task may be harder than you think.

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NotaryGadget CEO: ‘Test Drive’ Our Notary Software And Tell Us What You Think

By Kelle Clarke on September 10, 2014 - NotaryGadget creator Steve Bjorkman is offering a free trial of the software asking Notaries to rate the product and explain what you liked, what you didn’t, and what changes or improvements you would make.

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Many States Still Lack Education Requirements Despite Calls For More Notary Training

By David Thun on September 04, 2014 - Lack of Notary training or proper understanding of state Notary laws can result in mistakes that cause major difficulties for signers in any field.

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Notary Mistakes Get Incumbent Kicked Off The Ballot

By Michael Lewis on August 07, 2014 - All it took was a few mistakes by two Notaries to get an incumbent state legislator kicked off the ballot for the November election.

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