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Resources to Help with Your Notary Business

by American Association of Notaries
I receive numerous phone calls and emails from notaries and other people who are interested in starting their own notary public businesses. These inquires come from all over the United States. They all want to know how to get their businesses started. (more...)
Also listed in: Mobile Notary

Marketing to Title Companies

by American Association of Notaries
Like most notary signing agents, I went through the drill of contacting all of the four- and five-star signing companies listed on one of the well known signing agent directories. After I got a couple of years of experience under my belt, I decided to narrow my marketing efforts to local title companies. (more...)
Also listed in: Advertisement, Signing Agent

Professional Notary Website Appearance - Why You Need A Website

by American Association of Notaries
Personally, I believe that first impressions are lasting impressions. As signing agents, many of our first impressions are made on the internet. (more...)
Also listed in: Advertisement, Signing Agent, Website

Hospital Notary Work

by American Association of Notaries
When a notary public is asked to travel to a hospital, nursing home, or rehabilitation facility, this is referred to as hospital notary work. It is a type of mobile notary work that can be very rewarding or very frustrating, depending on the circumstances. (more...)

How to Get Your First Assignment as a Signing Agent

by American Association of Notaries
If you've taken the steps to become a notary public, you've made a noble decision and are now ready to embark on an exciting career. You are now considered to be an officer of whatever state you reside in who serves the public by providing notarial services. This is an honorable endeavor; your government and your constituency will rely on you to perform your duties with integrity and accuracy. (more...)
Also listed in: Mobile Notary, Signing Agent

How to Advertise Your Notary Services

by American Association of Notaries
A notary public is a state officer commissioned by his or her state of residence to serve the public as an unbiased, impartial witness. More than likely, if you are a commissioned notary, you have undergone some kind of training or classes to become a knowledgeable expert in how to perform your notarial duties. (more...)
Also listed in: Advertisement

What Is a Mobile Notary, and How Do I Become One?

by American Association of Notaries
A mobile notary is any notary who, upon request, travels from location to location to perform notarial services. While a mobile notary may perform any type of notarial service prescribed by his or her state's statutory laws, it is more common that mobile notaries are called upon to perform various types of real estate or mortgage transactions. Hence, the mobile notaries who perform such services are often called notary signing agents or mortgage signing agents. They are distinguished from loan closers who, in most states, have more complex duties than a commissioned notary public. (more...)
Also listed in: Mobile Notary

Notary Supplies That Every Notary Should Have!

by American Association of Notaries
The notary is a public officer and, as such, is required to comply with any reasonable request for notarization. Whether you are a notary with your own notary signing service or an employee notary, it is a good idea to keep essential notary supplies with you at all times so that you may be ready to adequately and efficiently serve the public upon request. (more...)
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