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Signing Professionals

How We Got The TRID Rule

By Michael Lewis on August 26, 2015 - When the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was born in July 2011, it was charged with overhauling the mortgage industry to implement greater protections and clarity for borrowers.

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Illuminating The Changes Ahead: How The Closing Disclosure Will Impact Notaries And The Mortgage Industry

By Michael Lewis on August 26, 2015 - October 3 is the day when the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new mortgage disclosure rule goes into effect. And it is having a major impact on the mortgage industry and Notary signing agents.

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TRID Educational Resources And Terms To Know For Notaries

By Michael Lewis on August 26, 2015 - Here are several resources for NSAs to learn more about the TRID rule and the Closing Disclosure.

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New SigningAgent.com Features Help Notaries Make The Most Of Their Profiles

By David Thun on August 20, 2015 - NSAs can improve communication with clients by using their SigningAgent.com profile to display their hours, mobile device type, and qualifications.

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Boston National Will Grant ‘Preferred Status’ To Signing Agents Who Complete Continuing Education

By Michael Lewis on August 13, 2015 - Notary signing agents who prepare for the new Closing Disclosure by completing the NNA’s Continuing Education Course will get preferred status to receive loan-signing assignments from Boston National Title, a senior company executive said.

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Notary Trend: CFPB Backs eClosings For Mortgages

By Michael Lewis on August 13, 2015 - The CFPB is now endorsing the use of electronic mortgage closings. Learn how this new technology can improve the borrower experience.

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New SigningAgent.com Diversity Profile Feature Provides A Competitive Edge

By David Thun on August 05, 2015 - Diversity can lead to more business for Notaries. Those with diverse business certifications should update their NSA profiles to reflect such designations.

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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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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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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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