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.
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.
Several months ago, the Pennsylvania Association of Notaries sent out a survey asking members these questions: Do you work as a signing agent? How many closings do you perform each week? How do you market your signing agent business?
Starting March 1, 2009, PAN Members can win cash for bringing new Members into the Association.
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.
As an independent contractor or sole proprietor of a notary or signing agent business, it’s important to understand self-employment (SE) tax.
An unlocked vehicle sitting in a driveway or parking lot is a tempting prize for a thief.
It’s been eight years since the federal government cracked down on Web sites that offered templates for fake drivers’ licenses.
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.
It’s not a notary’s responsibility to act as a collection agent of unpaid or overdue bills for a company or business entity. So placing your notarial seal on a final notice doesn’t give the document any legal authority.