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October 2018

May I Certify A Copy Of A Birth Certificate?

By NNA Staff on October 30, 2018 - A California Notary asks if a copy of a birth certificate can be notarized. The NNA Hotline has the answer.

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Tax Tips Mobile Notaries Need To Know Before The End Of The Year

By Logan Allec on October 24, 2018 - If you own your own Notary business, December 31 is just as important for your tax planning as April 15. Here are 3 end-of-year tax suggestions you may find helpful.

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Under The Microscope: Notaries In The Election Process

By Michael Closen on October 24, 2018 - Elections regularly stir up a hornet's nest of controversies and challenges about the notarizations of documents.

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What Would You Do Answers: The Case Of The Underage Fiancée

By David Thun on October 17, 2018 - Last week, we asked how you would handle a notarization request on a form allowing a teenager to marry a 30-year-old man. Here are your responses.

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May I Use Credible Witnesses To Identify A Grant Deed Signer?

By NNA Staff on October 15, 2018 - A Notary asks if credible witnesses are acceptable to identify a grant deed signer lacking current ID. The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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May I Change The Wording In A Notary Certificate?

By NNA Staff on October 12, 2018 - A Notary asks if it is OK to change the venue information in a certificate. The NNA Hotline has the answer.

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Notaries, NNF Launch National Fundraising Campaign for 2018 Hurricane Relief

By NNA Staff on October 12, 2018 - Notaries and the National Notary Foundation are once again rallying to help people impacted by Hurricane Michael and other 2018 natural disasters.

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What Would You Do: The Case Of The Underage Fiancée

By Michael Lewis on October 10, 2018 - If you were asked to notarize a mother's signature granting permission for her teen daughter to marry a 30-year-old man urging the mother to sign, what would you do?

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Mobile Notary Tip: The Do’s And Don’ts Of Writing A Strong Online Profile

By Kenya McCullum on October 09, 2018 - If you advertise mobile Notary services online, here are tips to help you make a great first impression with your online profile.

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Searching The Country For Notary MVPs

By Kat Garcia on October 03, 2018 - Nominations are now open for the 2019 Notary of the Year Award. If you know a Notary who shows outstanding ethics and community service, please fill out a nomination form.

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