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Cortes Back as Acting Secretary of State

May 29, 2015 by General No Comments

Pedro Cortés is back once again as Pennsylvania’s Acting Secretary of State.

Help Wanted: Title Clerk (Altoona, PA)

March 18, 2010 by Classifieds No Comments

Need part-time/full-time title person/counter person for Altoona area (Blair County). General office experience and title work preferred. Fax resume to number listed below. Contact: Mary E. Letiz 814-946-4114 (phone) 814-946-4742 (fax)

Notarized Letter May Be Linchpin of Criminal Case

December 29, 2009 by General No Comments

A notarized letter granting a son permission to take his father’s artwork valued at more than $20 million could play a major role in a criminal case.

PAN Gets Social

August 7, 2009 by General No Comments

We’re proud of what we do here at PAN and we want to share our enthusiasm with notaries throughout the Commonwealth. So we’re doing a bit of self-promotion through what’s known as “social media,” reaching out to notaries through our presence on Facebook and Twitter.

Registration Open for Signing Agent Seminar in Carlisle PA

August 4, 2009 by Signing Agent No Comments

Pennsylvania Association of Notaries (PAN), in conjunction with SLC Services, LLC, is offering another signing agent educational seminar in October. Signing Agent – Basic is geared to those who want to learn more about the signing agent industry.

Registration Open for Signing Agent Seminar in Pittsburgh

June 23, 2009 by Signing Agent No Comments

Pennsylvania Association of Notaries (PAN), in conjunction with SLC Services, LLC, is offering a new educational seminar in July. Signing Agent – Basic is geared to those who want to learn more about the signing agent industry.

Staying off the Bad Notary List

April 16, 2009 by General No Comments

If your name has appeared on the Secretary of State’s list of “bad notaries,” chances are, you’ve committed what’s become the Number One issue that gets notaries in trouble time and time again.

When It Comes to Redacting Should You?

April 8, 2009 by Know-How No Comments

To redact or not to redact, that is the question. Redacting is quite simply the process of hiding information in a document. A redacted document, such as a notarial register, has had personal information deleted or blacked out for privacy or security reasons.

State Addressing Translation of Notary Public to Foreign Languages

February 10, 2009 by General No Comments

The Pennsylvania Department of State is taking steps to address the potential for confusion when the term notary public is translated into a foreign language.

Philadelphia Changes Deed Recording Requirements

November 4, 2008 by General No Comments

Philadelphia Records Commissioner Joan Decker held a meeting on Friday, Oct. 17, in Conversation Hall, Philadelphia City Hall to review the new city council legislation affecting the Records Department that became effective on Nov. 3.