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Guiding Principle IV of The Notary Public Code of Professional Responsibility of 2020

By Bill Anderson on August 05, 2020 - In part four of this series, we look at ethical standards for completing and attaching certificate wording for notarizations.

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Tips to get started as a remote online Notary

By NNA Staff on August 05, 2020 - Interested in becoming a remote online Notary? This video and article has helpful tips to get started from an experienced remote Notary.

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Can I accept a Mexican passport as proof of identity?

By NNA Staff on August 03, 2020 - A Notary asks if a passport from Mexico is valid proof of a signer's identity. The NNA Hotline Team answers the question.

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3 ways remote online notarization benefits Notaries

By David Thun on July 29, 2020 - Many Notaries are cautious about remote online notarization (RON) because it’s unfamiliar — but did you know RON brings surprising benefits to Notaries as well?

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Introducing your 2020 Notary of the Year Special Honorees

By NNA Staff on July 28, 2020 - This year, Notaries Joy Chavez of California and Wanda Moore of Maryland are honored by the NNA for their work helping victims of natural disasters and supporting Notary education.

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Is black ink required to sign for notarizations?

By NNA Staff on July 27, 2020 - A New York Notary asks if signers must use black ink when signing for a notarization. The NNA Hotline answers the question.

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2020 Notary of the Year: Alan Warren

By Kelly Rush on July 21, 2020 - This year, the NNA recognizes Alan Warren of Louisiana as the 2020 Notary of the Year for his dedicated community service and commitment to educating Notaries.

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Remote online notarization: Nearing the tipping point

By David Thun on July 21, 2020 - The COVID-19 crisis has spurred an unprecendented growth in the adoption of remote online notarization, thanks to unexpected benefits during the emergency. Here's a look at the current state of RON in the U.S.

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Signing Agent tip: How to make more than $50 per loan signing

By Mark Wills, Guest Contributor on July 21, 2020 - In this video and article, experts discuss tips to help Notary Signing Agents earn higher fees for assignments.

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Can I perform a wedding for a family member?

By NNA Staff on July 20, 2020 - A Notary ask if officiating a wedding for a family member is permitted. The NNA Hotline Team has your answers.

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