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Can I Notarize A Will My Family Benefits From?

By NNA Staff on August 19, 2015 - My son’s former father-in-law is creating a will in which my son and my husband will benefit. I believe I cannot notarize because my family members will benefit from the will. Correct?

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WWYD: Answers To The Case Of The Anonymous Egg Donor

By Kelle Clarke on August 19, 2015 - Hear what the Notary community had to say about notarizing a document in which the signer wishes to make an anonymous egg donation.

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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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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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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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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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May I Report A Notary For Notarizing A Signature I Refused?

By NNA Staff on August 12, 2015 - I refused to notarize because a signer's ID did not match the document. A bank's Notary was willing to notarize the document. Should I report this?

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Avoid Common Notary Certificate Mistakes

By Kelle Clarke on August 05, 2015 - The smallest mistake on a notarial certificate can lead to major problems, such as rejection of the documents. Learn how to avoid common certificate errors.

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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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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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