Tag Archives: 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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A Notary Signing Agent Wears Two Hats

A notary signing agent (or NSA) wears two hats, which is another way to say you fulfill two roles while on an assignment as an NSA. Sometimes, the client will cause these roles to conflict with each other. First, you … Continue reading

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No One Has Ever Sent It Back

No One Has Ever Sent It Back — Thoughts on Pushback One of the more frequently seen comments in online groups where notaries gather goes like this: “I’ve always done it this way and no one has ever objected or … Continue reading

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The Necessity of Proper I.D. — A Story

The Necessity of Proper I.D. One of the more challenging types of loans that I have experience with closing is the Reverse Mortgage. It’s not just that the loans themselves are complicated due to the government guarantees built into the … Continue reading

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