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A Notary’s Surprise Move From Sales To Signing Agent

By Kenya McCullum on July 11, 2018 - Find out how Dawnielle Pacheco turned free Notary services for her business into a full-fledged career as a Notary Signing Agent.

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Can A Notary Witness A Safe Deposit Box Opening?

By NNA Staff on July 11, 2018 - A New York Notary asks how to witness a safe deposit box opening. The NNA Hotline Team has the answers.

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What Not To Do: The Case Of An Errant Lawyer And A Gullible Notary

By Michael Closen on July 10, 2018 - All too often, people try to get Notaries to do something they shouldn’t. A Florida Notary lost his commission because he fell for the bogus tale of a local lawyer.

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5 Scammers Notaries Need To Watch Out For

By Michael Lewis on July 03, 2018 - Notaries always need to be on guard against scammers trying to commit fraud. Here are five scenarios showing how dishonest people try to trip Notaries up.

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When Can A Notary Notarize A Will?

By NNA Staff on July 03, 2018 - When is a Florida Notary permitted to notarize a will? The NNA Hotline Team answers your questions.

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A Notary in the Most Unlikely Places

By Cindy Medrano on June 27, 2018 - Here are stories of three Notaries who spotted unique business opportunities and charged forward.

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May I Notarize A Transaction Between 2 Relatives?

By NNA Staff on June 27, 2018 - A California Notary asks if it's OK to notarize a deed for the Notary's grandfather and aunt. The NNA Hotline Team has the answers.

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Notarizing A Signature By Proxy

By David Thun on June 27, 2018 - Some states allow a proxy to sign on behalf of a person physically unable to write. Here are answers to the most common questions from Notaries about signatures by proxy.

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Remote Notarization: What You Need To Know

By Michael Lewis on June 27, 2018 - As more states consider remote notarization, Notaries and signers want to know more about how it works. Here are answers to the most common questions.

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Notary Tip: How To Handle A Signature By Mark

By David Thun on June 21, 2018 - Signers unable to write their full name for a notarization can sometimes use an alternative called "signature by mark." Learn more about how it works and where it is permitted.

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