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

By David Thun on October 29, 2014 - Have you ever wanted learn more about how Notaries helped influence history? In honor of Notary Public Day, here’s a traveller’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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Can I Notarize If The Document Will Be Sent Outside My State?

By NNA Staff on October 29, 2014 - Is it permitted to notarize a document that will be sent to another state afterwards?

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Notary Solutions: Fixing A Bad Seal Impression

By Kelle Clarke on October 29, 2014 - Few things are more frustrating than getting through an otherwise flawless notarization, only to end up smudging your Notary seal impression to the point of illegibility. A Notary seal needs to be readable, so what do you do now?

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September Foreclosure Activity Hits A New 8-Year Low

By Michael Lewis on October 29, 2014 - Nationwide foreclosure activity in September dropped to its lowest levels since July 2006, hitting numbers last seen prior to the housing crisis.

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The Truth About Notary Signing Agent Fee Discussions

By Bill Anderson on October 23, 2014 - Signing agent fees are one of the most persistent topics of discussion among Notaries. Find out how the NNA addresses this important concern for signing agents.

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Can I Notarize A Document With No Date?

By David Thun on October 22, 2014 - I have been asked to notarize a document that was not dated. What do you do when a document has no date on it?

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Certified Signing Specialist Code of Conduct: Guiding Principle 7

By Bill Anderson on October 22, 2014 - Guiding Principle 7 of the Certified Signing Specialist Code of Conduct reads: “The Certified Signing Specialist will follow all contractual obligations in charging and collecting fees for services rendered.”

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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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NNA 2012 Notary Of The Year Sheri Kesterke: A Look Back

By Michael Lewis on October 22, 2014 - As the search for the 2015 Notary of the Year continues, we take a look back at 2012's award recipient, Sheri Kesterke of Michigan.

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2015 Closing Disclosure Rule Raises Questions For Notary Signing Agents

By David Thun on October 16, 2014 - New Loan Estimate and Closing Disclosure documents will be provided to customers in 2015 to comply with federal rules. We’d like to hear thoughts, questions and concerns from signing professionals about this new form.

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