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NNA Publishes Model Electronic Notarization Act

By Kat Garcia and David Thun on December 27, 2016 - The NNA has published MENA, a model statute for state lawmakers providing detailed rules for electronic notarization and upholds the integrity of the Notary’s role.

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What Happens To My Commission If My Job Moves To Another State?

By NNA Staff on December 27, 2016 - What happens to a Notary's commission if the Notary's job requires moving to another state? The NNA Hotline Team has your answer.

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2016 Notary Law Highlights: Increased Fees, ID Changes, New NSA And Immigration Rules

By David Thun on December 20, 2016 - The past year has seen several notable changes to state Notary laws, including higher fees. Here are some highlights from the new 2016 state Notary laws.

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Immigrants Must Be Careful Of Post-Election Fraud Scams

By David Thun on December 20, 2016 - In the aftermath of the 2016 elections, immigration attorneys and officials have warned immigrants against a rise in scams playing on fears of deportation.

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May I Notarize While Traveling Abroad?

By NNA Staff on December 20, 2016 - Are you allowed to notarize documents while you are visiting another country? The NNA Hotline Counselors share the answer.

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What To Do With Full Notary Journals

By David Thun on December 20, 2016 - If you’ve been a Notary for several years, you may be wondering what to do with completed Notary journals you no longer use. Here are some important tips.

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A Guide To Notarizing For Family Members

By David Thun on December 14, 2016 - As a Notary, how do you stay impartial if the signer is your relative? Here are some helpful tips for handling notarization requests from family members.

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How To Record Multiple Notary Journal Entries For A Single Assignment

By David Thun on December 14, 2016 - When it comes to recording multiple notarizations in your journal, how many entries are necessary? Are shortcuts permitted if you’re repeating information?

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May I Certify Copies Of A Social Security Card And Marriage License?

By NNA Staff on December 14, 2016 - May an Indiana Notary certify copies of a customer's Social Security card and marriage license? Our Hotline Team has the answers.

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Mobile Notary Tip: Getting Repeat Business

By Daniel Lewis on December 14, 2016 - As a professional Notary, it is important to not only find new customers but keep them coming back. Here are some tips for building a loyal customer base.

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