Category Archives: Government – Law

To Notaries in Georgia

To Notaries in Georgia Who Want to be Notary Signing Agents — by Tim Gatewood I have a soft spot for Georgia, as it’s where my mom’s family is from, going back several generations. So, please accept the following as … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on the National Notary Association 

There is no state rule or law that requires you to get services through the National Notary Association (NNA). So, why is the NNA the one source so many signing services, title companies, and lenders require for certification and background … Continue reading

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Can I Accept This as an I.D. for Notary Purposes?

Notaries need to know the laws and rules in our respective states in order to avoid making mistakes as we deal with the public. We also need to know relevant federal laws and regulations as they relate to things such … Continue reading

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Necessary and Successful

One online comment we’ve all seen many times from notaries is how this or that suggested thing is “not necessary.” I would humbly suggest that “necessary” is about following laws and regulations. This is a minimum to be in business, … Continue reading

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So This Happened

So, this happened. Yes, I am commissioned for another four year term. This makes my 6th term of office. I was sworn in earlier today. It was a good thing, as my previous commission expired next Friday and I was … Continue reading

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