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Can A Notary Affix A Partial Seal Impression To A Document?

By NNA Staff on November 09, 2016 - Does Oregon allow a Notary to affix part of a seal to a notarized document and another part on the attached acknowledgment certificate?

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Can I Destroy My Notary Journals?

By NNA Staff on November 02, 2016 - May a California Notary destroy journals that are over 10 years old? Must they keep all journals until they resign? The NNA Hotline Team has the answer.

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Give Your Business A Boost With Commercial Real Estate Signings

By Kelly Rush on November 02, 2016 - Commercial real estate signings are often overlooked by Notaries but pay much more than home loan signings. Learn how one Notary got into commercial signings.

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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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