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Signing Agent Question: ‘Why Do I Need Another Background Check If The State Already Screened Me?’

By David Thun on September 29, 2016 - Notary Signing Agents often ask: “Why do I need a separate background check if the state ran one when I became a Notary?” Read on to understand why.

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What Would You Do: When Your Signer Dies

By Michael Lewis on September 29, 2016 - What does a Notary do if the signer passes away during a notarization? We'd like to hear how you would handle this tough situation.

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Can I Transfer My Notary Commission If I Move Out Of State?

By NNA Staff on September 28, 2016 - What do you do if you are moving out of state but want to continue serving as a Notary? The NNA Hotline Team has your answers.

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5 Tips For New Notaries Starting A Business

By Daniel Lewis and Marcy Tiberio on September 22, 2016 - You’re ready to start your new business as a Notary. But you’re not quite sure what comes next. Don’t worry — two successful, self-employed Notaries have valuable suggestions to help you get started.

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Handling Certified Copies Of Public Records And Other Unusual Notary Requests

By David Thun on September 22, 2016 - Requests to notarize birth certificates, marriage certificates and other public records can cause problems for Notaries. Know these important facts first.

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A Guide To Notarizing For Physically Impaired Signers

By David Thun on September 21, 2016 - There are times Notaries encounter someone who is physically unable to write their name. Here are ways to work around the physical impairment.

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What If There’s Not Enough Room For My Seal?

By NNA Staff on September 21, 2016 - What if a document does not have enough room to affix your Notary seal? Learn more from the NNA Notary Hotline Team.

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Make Sure Your SigningAgent.com Profile Is Ready For New Online Verification System

By David Thun on September 15, 2016 - Companies that hire Signing Agents can now automatically validate NSA credentials in real time through SigningAgent.com.

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Can I Notarize An Unfamiliar Document?

By NNA Staff on September 14, 2016 - Is it acceptable to notarize a document on a form the Notary does not recognize? Find out from the experts at the NNA.

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How 2 Notaries Found Ways To Boost Their Income

By Kelly Rush on September 14, 2016 - The Notary Bulletin recently spoke with two successful Notaries who shared their strategies for finding new lines of work and income.

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