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October 2014

What Would You Do: The Case Of The Unidentifiable Signer

By Kelle Clarke on October 30, 2014 - We ask Notaries for their solutions if a signer's identification doesn't match their appearance.

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2014 September Foreclosure Activity Hits A New Low

By Kelle Clarke 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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A Traveler’s Guide To Historical Notary Sites In The U.S.

By David Thun on October 29, 2014 - Have you ever wanted to learn more about how Notaries helped influence history? In honor of Notary Public Day, here’s a traveler’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 - What should you do if your Notary seal is smudged and illegible on a document? Get helpful solutions from this week’s NNA Bulletin.

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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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FAQ: Can I Notarize Documents In Other States Or Countries?

By David Thun on October 22, 2014 - Many Notaries have asked if they can use their commissions in other states or countries. Find out where your commission is permitted.

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

By Michael Lewis on October 22, 2014 - As the holiday season approaches, we'd like to share the story of a Notary who embodies the spirit of charity and compassion: 2012 Notary of the Year Sheri Kesterke of Michigan.

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