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March 2019

Notary Signing Agent Document FAQ: Signature And Name Affidavits

By David Thun on March 27, 2019 - Notary Signing Agents deal with many documents during a loan signing and they often have special or unusual instructions. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the Signature and Name Affidavit.

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What Would You Do Answers: The Case Of The Private Address

By David Thun on March 27, 2019 - Last week, we asked Notaries how they would handle a signer who demanded that her address not be recorded in the Notary journal. Here are your responses.

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Can I Notarize For A Signer Who Is Out Of The Country?

By NNA Staff on March 25, 2019 - A Notary asks if it's permitted to notarize a signature if the signer is in a foreign country and can't appear in person. The NNA Hotline answers the question.

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What Would You Do: The Case Of The Private Address

By David Thun on March 20, 2019 - What would you do if a signer demanded you remove her address from your Notary journal entry? We invite our Notary community to share their thoughts.

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Introducing The 2019 Notary Of The Year And Special Honorees

By NNA Staff on March 19, 2019 - We are proud to announce the 2019 Notary of the Year and 3 Special Honorees who have all demonstrated exceptional dedication to Notary professionalism and community service.

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Can I Notarize A Request For A Birth Certificate?

By NNA Staff on March 18, 2019 - A Notary asks if it is permissible to notarize a signer's form requesting a birth certificate from a vital statistics agency. The NNA Hotline answers your questions.

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Survey: What Changes Would You Like To See For Notaries?

By David Thun on March 14, 2019 - We’d like to ask our Notary community: What changes do you think would help Notaries the most as we move forward into the 21st century?

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3 Risky Questions Borrowers Ask Notary Signing Agents — And How To Answer Them

By David Thun on March 13, 2019 - Borrowers often have questions during a loan signing, but the wrong answers may cause serious problems for the loan. Here's how to respond to 3 of these risky questions.

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Can I Correct Extra Information I Added To A Journal Entry?

By NNA Staff on March 11, 2019 - A Notary asks how to correct additional information that was accidentally added to a journal entry. The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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Notary Signing Agent Tip: Rescission Dates FAQ

By David Thun on March 06, 2019 - An important part of many loan document signings is the “rescission period” when the borrower may cancel the agreement. But what days count toward this period? Here's what Notary Signing Agents need to know.

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