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July 2020

3 ways remote online notarization benefits Notaries

By David Thun on July 29, 2020 - Many Notaries are cautious about remote online notarization (RON) because it’s unfamiliar — but did you know RON brings surprising benefits to Notaries as well?

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Introducing your 2020 Notary of the Year Special Honorees

By NNA Staff on July 28, 2020 - This year, Notaries Joy Chavez of California and Wanda Moore of Maryland are honored by the NNA for their work helping victims of natural disasters and supporting Notary education.

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Is black ink required to sign for notarizations?

By NNA Staff on July 27, 2020 - A New York Notary asks if signers must use black ink when signing for a notarization. The NNA Hotline answers the question.

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2020 Notary of the Year: Alan Warren

By Kelly Rush on July 21, 2020 - This year, the NNA recognizes Alan Warren of Louisiana as the 2020 Notary of the Year for his dedicated community service and commitment to educating Notaries.

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Remote online notarization: Nearing the tipping point

By David Thun on July 21, 2020 - The COVID-19 crisis has spurred an unprecendented growth in the adoption of remote online notarization, thanks to unexpected benefits during the emergency. Here's a look at the current state of RON in the U.S.

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Signing Agent tip: How to make more than $50 per loan signing

By Mark Wills, Guest Contributor on July 21, 2020 - In this video and article, experts discuss tips to help Notary Signing Agents earn higher fees for assignments.

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Can I perform a wedding for a family member?

By NNA Staff on July 20, 2020 - A Notary ask if officiating a wedding for a family member is permitted. The NNA Hotline Team has your answers.

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Do I Need To Write My Commission Expiration Date On Documents?

By NNA Staff on July 13, 2020 - A Notary asks if writing the commission expiration date down is required if the date also appears on the Notary seal. The NNA Hotline has the answer.

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Guiding Principle III Of The Notary Public Code Of Professional Responsibility Of 2020

By Bill Anderson on July 07, 2020 - In Part 3 of this series, we examine the importance of signers appearing and being identified by the Notary in the updated Notary Public Code of Professional Responsibility for 2020.

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How To Make Your Notary Business Stand Out

By Kelly Rush on July 07, 2020 - If you want to get the attention of new customers, expert Notaries Christine Wissbrun and Daniel Lewis have suggestions for getting your Notary services noticed.

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