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The Best And Worst Customer Service Practices For Notaries

By David Thun on October 06, 2015 - Get some basic customer service tips from experienced Notaries to help you build a good business reputation.

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Notaries At Risk: What Claims Statistics Say

By Michael Lewis on October 02, 2015 - 80% of the Notaries who suffer a payout from their surety bond do not have errors and omissions insurance. So they must reimburse the bond company.

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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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Important Facts Notaries Should Know About Copy Certification

By David Thun on October 01, 2015 - Sometimes Notaries are asked to certify a copy of a document. But before accepting a request to do this, Notaries need to know a few important facts.

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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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Can I Accept A Hunting License As Proof Of Identity?

By NNA Staff on September 30, 2015 - Signers in PA must present an ID that is current, issued by a government, bears an ID number and contains a photo, signature or physical description.

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Can A Document Signed Overseas Be Notarized?

By NNA Staff on September 23, 2015 - It would not be legal for a Notary in the U.S. to notarize a document signed in another country if the signer cannot appear in person before the Notary.

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Five Important Safety Tips For Notaries And Signing Agents To Follow

By David Thun on September 23, 2015 - Stay safe during Notary assignments with these five safety tips from the National Notary Association.

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How To Handle A Notarization Involving An ‘Attorney In Fact’

By David Thun on September 23, 2015 - An attorney in fact has authority to sign the principal's name and have that signature notarized. Learn to perform notarizations for an attorney in fact.

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Is An Expired ID Acceptable For A Notarization?

By Kelle Clarke on September 23, 2015 - Notaries who are presented with an expired ID from signers are not always allowed to accept them. Learn what your options are for handling the notarization.

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