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Protecting You And Your Signers From Data Breaches

By Marcy Tiberio on November 02, 2016 - Cybercrime has made nonpublic personal information (NPPI) a hot topic for Notaries working in the mortgage lending industry. Learn how to keep your data safe.

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What Would You Do: The Case of the Hard-Drinking Signer

By David Thun on November 02, 2016 - How would you handle a signer who became intoxicated during a notarization? Tell us what you think is the best response.

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3 Facts About The New Fee Law CA Notaries Need To Know

By David Thun on October 27, 2016 - California Notaries are excited about the new law raising fees for the first time in over 20 years. But don't miss 3 other important facts you need to know to comply with the new fee law.

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Can A Notary Accept A Military ID As Proof Of Identity?

By NNA Staff on October 27, 2016 - Can a Notary can accept a military ID as proof of a signer's identity? Our Hotline Counselors have the answer.

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How To Complete A Jurat

By Cindy Medrano on October 27, 2016 - Learn how to properly complete a jurat — a notarization where the signer swears or affirms that the contents of a document are true.

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5 Tips For Mobile Notaries To Always Be Prepared

By Amanda Doumanian Reeves on October 26, 2016 - Mobile Notaries have to be prepared for crazy days along with good ones. Here are 5 tips that will help you stay ready for the unexpected.

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A Notary’s Guide To California’s Rules For Immigration Consultants

By David Thun on October 24, 2016 - California places specific limits and restrictions on Notaries who also are immigration consultants. This post addresses those issues, including how much they can charge; how they may advertise (and if/when they can advertise); and any other pertinent issues.

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Finding General Notary Work

By Daniel Lewis on October 20, 2016 - Mobile Notaries around the country often ask me what they can do to increase their income and make a decent living. The answer is finding general Notary work, and it’s easier than you think.

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How To Complete An Acknowledgment

By Cindy Medrano on October 20, 2016 - An acknowledgment is one of the most common types of notarial acts, and still, it often confuses many Notaries, new or experienced. Here are five steps to performing an acknowledgment correctly.

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Title Association Adds Signing Agent Guidelines To Its Best Practices

By Michael Lewis on October 20, 2016 - For the first time, the American Land Title Association has included sections addressing the qualifications and supervision of Notary Signing Agents in its “Title Insurance and Settlement Company Best Practices.”

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