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Signing Professionals

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's The Difference Between A Mobile Notary And A Notary Signing Agent?

By David Thun on January 17, 2019 - Mobile Notaries and Notary Signing Agents may seem alike at first glance, but the services they provide are different. This chart compares and contrasts both roles.

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How I Landed My First Assignments As A Notary Signing Agent

By James Gilden on January 09, 2019 - New Signing Agent James Gilden shares the steps he took to find his first loan signing assignments.

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Signing Agent Tip: Loan Signings And ID Issues

By Laura Biewer on November 29, 2018 - If a lender, title company or contracting agency wants additional proof of identity for a signer during a loan closing, here's what NSAs should do.

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Signing Agent Tip: Explaining Loan Documents — What You Can And Cannot Do

By Laura Biewer on November 13, 2018 - While Signing Agents may describe loan documents, they are never permitted to explain how loan documents will affect borrowers. But how do you know if you’ve crossed the line?

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Signing Agent Tip: How to Handle Date Issues On Loan Documents

By Laura Biewer on November 07, 2018 - Notary Signing Agents often have questions about dates on loan documents. Here are some guidelines to help with common issues.

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How I Decided To Become A Notary Signing Agent

By James Gilden on July 26, 2018 - Learn how James Gilden turned his business around after being laid off by becoming a Notary Signing Agent.

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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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Lessons From My First Loan Signing

By Susan Littlefield on January 04, 2018 - Notary Signing Agent Susan Littlefield shares the story of her first assignment and what she learned from the experience.

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NSA Tip: Signature Witnesses … Why and When

By Gail R. Delaney on October 26, 2017 - What does an Notary Signing Agent do if a signature requires witnessing? Learn which states require signature witnesses and follow these steps to ensure everything goes well.

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