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Can I Notarize For A Person Physically Unable To Move?

By NNA Staff on May 26, 2020 - Can a person who is unable to move have a document notarized? The NNA Hotline Team answers your questions.

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Am I Still Required To Take Thumbprints During The COVID-19 Crisis?

By NNA Staff on May 15, 2020 - A California Notary asks if thumbprints are still required for a journal entry during COVID-19. The NNA Hotline has the answer.

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How Do I Record An Undated Document In My Notary Journal?

By NNA Staff on May 08, 2020 - A Notary asks what information to record if a document with no date is notarized. The NNA Hotline Team has your answers.

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Can I Take Photos Of A Signer's ID?

By NNA Staff on May 01, 2020 - A Notary is told to take photos of a signer's ID during a loan document signing. Is this allowed? The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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Can I Notarize For A Signer In Washington, D.C.?

By NNA Staff on April 28, 2020 - A Maryland Notary asks if traveling to notarize for a signer in the District of Columbia is acceptable. The NNA Hotline Team answers the question.

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Is It OK For A Borrower To Pay Me During A Loan Signing?

By NNA Staff on March 13, 2020 - A Notary Signing Agent asks what to do if a borrower offers to pay the Notary directly during a loan signing appointment. The NNA Hotline Team answers the question.

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Who Speaks The Words For An Oath During A Jurat?

By NNA Staff on March 13, 2020 - An Illinois Notary asks who must recite the words of an oath during a jurat, the Notary or the signer? The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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What Wording Do I Use For A Document Going To Another State?

By NNA Staff on March 09, 2020 - A Notary asks if out-of-state certificate wording is required for a document being sent to another state. The NNA Hotline Team answers the question.

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Can I Notarize My Daughter's Marriage Certificate?

By NNA Staff on March 02, 2020 - A Notary asks if she can notarize the marriage certificate for her daughter. The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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Can I Travel Out Of State To Perform A Wedding?

By NNA Staff on February 24, 2020 - A Florida asks if it is OK to travel to Georgia to officiate a marriage. The NNA Hotline Team has the answers.

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