In Pennsylvania, an individual of any age can make an acknowledgment. However, identification of a minor may be a problem. Underage individuals may not have identification that meets the requirements of the Notary Public Law. [Read more…] about Acknowledgments by Minors
A California court has affirmed that notaries who provide services in addition to notarizations may charge for those services without violating the fee limitations in the state code. [Read more…] about California Appeal Court Rules For Notary Services Fee
State Representative Glen R. Grell of the 87th Legislative District introduced legislation to update and improve Pennsylvania laws on notarization, acknowledgments and unsworn foreign declarations. [Read more…] about Legislation Introduced to Improve Pa. Notary Laws
“Can I act as both the notary and the witness?” is a question that many notaries ask PAN’s Customer Service Representatives.
Notarizing one’s own signature is prohibited, yet on some forms you can act as both the notary and the witness. How so? [Read more…] about Notary, Witness or Both?
If you want to obtain extra notary education and must ask your boss’ permission, here’s a sample letter that highlights the benefits of notary education. Please adapt it to your own specific circumstances. [Read more…] about Dear Boss: I Need Education