Notary Blog and Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Documents Not Written in English, Can we Notarize for Signatures?

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Here in South Carolina, you have the ability to notarize the signature of the party of a non-English written document for as long as the document’s notarial language is written in English. Continue reading

Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | School is Starting Soon (If Not Already Where You Are), Remember those Affidavits of Residence

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There has been a major SURGE in the signing of Affidavits of Residence in the past few days.  Call NOW before school starts in Greenville County! 864.214.6447 Continue reading

Notary Blog: “Did You Know That Notaries in South Carolina Could Marry Couples?”

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With prior scheduling, most couples look to their Pastor or a local Minister to marry them. Many of the local Ministers and Pastors are also Notaries Public. They, with proper ordainment, already have the authority to marry these couples. Some couples choose to have a large formal ceremony. Some couples choose to have a small elopement before their larger ceremony. Some, just want the no-frills paperwork signing. If by chance you want the quick route to marriage, or if you just want to legalize the process before your ‘Big Shebang’ Ceremony later, a Notary Public might be your better option. Continue reading

Notary Public Blog and Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Last Day of School for Greenville County, SC: Get those Summer Camp Papers Signed and Notarized!

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Oftentimes, the forms that you have for Summer Camp involve the signature of a parent.  With that signature, the request for appearance before a Notary Public to verify that the parent is who they say they are, a signature, and a signature notarization by that Notary Public. Continue reading