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For NNA Sections Members: Lessons We Can Learn From The National Mortgage Settlement

By NNA Staff on May 03, 2012 - On Wednesday, April 18, NNA Vice President of Best Practices William Anderson and Director of Corporate Relations Chris Sturdivant hosted an important Webinar focused on corporate solutions to alleviate the Notary abuses that led to the National Mortgage Settlement.

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Guest Column: Notarial Misconduct By Attorneys

By Michael Closen on May 03, 2012 - As a Notary and an attorney, I am sorry to report that lawyers as a group are among the worst violators of Notary laws and sound notarial practices.

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Hotline Tip: Should I Use An Embosser Or A Seal?

By NNA Staff on May 03, 2012 - In the Commonwealth of Kentucky do you need to emboss a document or can you just use the wet stamp containing your information?

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Journal, Seal Issues Investigated Amid 31 Percent Jump In Mortgage Fraud

By Michael Lewis on May 03, 2012 - Reports of suspected mortgage fraud increased 31 percent in 2011 with more than four-fifths of the cases involving older loans. In many cases, authorities are reviewing Notary journal records as part of their investigations, and they have noted a pattern of misused or stolen Notary seals in many fraud schemes.

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Nine Days left to Like The NNA on Facebook, Help Us Raise $100k To Fight Breast Cancer

By Phillip Browne on May 03, 2012 - Last week we launched a nationwide campaign to fight breast cancer in honor of Mother’s Day, and the Notary community has responded! We are rapidly approaching 10,000 “likes” on our Facebook page, but we have a long way to go to reach our $100k goal.

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Tips For Discarding Digital Business Records Safely

By NNA Staff on May 03, 2012 - Keeping sensitive consumer information out of the wrong hands has become a major priority for businesses, whether you’re a Notary Signing Agent, a retail store owner or an insurance broker.

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What Notaries Need To Know About The SB 1070 Supreme Court Case

By NNA Staff on May 03, 2012 - The Immigration Policy Center recently published a guide explaining the impact of Arizona’s controversial immigration laws — known as SB 1070 — at both a state and federal level, as similar types of laws are being considered across the nation. A solid understanding of this ground-breaking legislation can be key for Notaries to ensure compliance and accuracy within their own jurisdiction.

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What's New At NNA Conference 2012? Find Out In Our New Webinar

By David Thun on May 03, 2012 - There have been so many updates to this year’s program that the NNA produced a special webinar to walk you through all the new specially designed content.

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