Author Archives: Tim Gatewood

About Tim Gatewood

60+, male, widowed/single. Writer with a day job. Notary Public. #catdaddy Science fiction and fantasy fan, avid reader, Founder of the Darrell Awards. Author of _Getting Started As A Notary Signing Agent_ (available from Please be kind to one another.

Is Now a Good Time to Invest in NSA Classes?

“Should I become an NSA now?” “Is now a good time to start this business?” “Should I take this NSA class now?” This is one of the questions that’s being asked in one form or another daily in the notary … Continue reading

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On Setting Up Your Notary Business

You can use the free resources on and to get a pretty good idea of the steps to take to set up a new business. But nothing beats having your own expert give you professional advice in their … Continue reading

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Business Ebook Bundle

One of the most important factors affecting the success or failure of any business is the information that the owner of the business can bring and put to use. So, if you’re running a business, any opportunity to educate yourself … Continue reading

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Some Books for Notary Business

Most of the questions that notaries ask online can be answered by reference to any number of business books. From getting started with a small business, finding and screening clients, marketing to those screened clients and/or the general public, determining … Continue reading

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Training for NSAs – 2020

I encourage people to look at YouTube videos before spending money for training. Not everyone learns the same way. One person might understand Carol Ray at Notary2Pro better. Another might get more from Bill Soroka at Notary Coach (Sign and … Continue reading

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