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Signing Professionals

Proposed Virginia Regulation Would Require Notary Signing Agents To Be Licensed

By NNA Staff on February 05, 2016 - The National Notary Association is urging Virginia Signing Agents to voice opposition against a proposed regulation that would require NSAs in the state to become licensed settlement agents.

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2016 Rescission Calendar Now Available For Notary Signing Agents

By David Thun on January 14, 2016 - A new 2016 rescission calendar is available online from the NNA to help Notary Signing Agents accurately calculate rescission period deadlines this year.

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A Mobile Notary’s POV: Awkward Questions Signers Ask

By Amanda Doumanian Reeves on December 16, 2015 - Mobile Notaries are asked a lot of awkward questions by signers. Learn how to handle uncomfortable questions and remain professional on assignments.

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Notary Signing Agent Tip: Dealing With Post-Dated Loan Packages

By Kelle Clarke on December 10, 2015 - Certain types of home loans commonly include documents that are dated after the day of notarization. Learn how to handle post-dated loan packages.

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Safeguarding Loan Packages

By Michael Lewis on November 23, 2015 - Notary Signing Agents have some special requirements for loan-signing data security. Find out what you can do to safeguard loan packages.

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Test Yourself: How Secure Are Your Notary Data Handling Practices?

By Michael Lewis on November 23, 2015 - The mortgage finance industry is requiring stronger data security measures. Take the NSA self-assessment and evaluate your security practices.

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Long-Term Outlook For Notary Signing Agents Strong

By Michael Lewis on November 12, 2015 - The housing market will experience strong growth in the next decade, according to a research report from the MBA. Find out what this means for NSAs.

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Guest Notary Column: Dealing With A Problem Signing

By Amanda Doumanian Reeves on October 21, 2015 - “Why won’t you just notarize it for us?” This is never an easy question.

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Borrower Myths About Notary Signing Agents

By David Thun on October 01, 2015 - Notary signing agents often deal with borrowers who misunderstand the NSA’s role at a closing. Prevent confusion with tips from fellow Notaries.

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Notary Signing Agent Education: Showing Proof Of Completion To Clients

By Michael Lewis on October 01, 2015 - Many title and settlement services companies are now asking NSAs to provide verification that they have completed the NSA continuing education course.

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