Notary Blog & Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA From Greenville to Central to Clemson… What a Night! January 11, 2018 Greenville, SC I cannot stress enough the importance of taking daily naps. Because of an, ahem, lengthy nap had on this day, I was able to field three afternoon and evening assignments with ease.
Signing paperwork for items such as Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure, home purchases or sales, and other types of transactions is a daily for me. Many signers want to avoid ‘the nosey neighbor’ or just want privacy for other reasons. We, as notary signing agents, assist in these types of witnessing events as well.
Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Oh the Places a Notary Will Go January 3, 2018 Greenville – Spartanburg – Pickens, Travelers Rest – If all the days of 2018 go like today, Wednesday, January 3, 2018, there are GREAT DAYS ahead. Today’s travels took this Notary Public first to the City
It would be presumptuous for me to tell others to make a resolution list, especially since I don’t make them myself. I haven’t for many, many years. As a matter of fact, someone asked me JUST YESTERDAY what resolutions I had for the New Year 2018. My reply was not what they expected. I told them I didn’t have any and that if I resolve to do something, that it is for the long haul and that there is no ‘resolution’ for that. Read the post for some AWESOME Resolution Ideas from various sources.
Today’s post is dedicated to my extended, immediate family in Hawthorne, Nevada. I pray you are all safe and warm and that nothing befalls you in the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ today.
Some tips for other Notaries Public when performing signings in which Duress may be a factor. Also, there are several agencies you can seek assistance from should you feel you or someone you care for may be in danger or may be under the coercive deception of a loved-one.
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You don’t have to dread Monday. As a matter of fact, you don’t have to dread any OTHER day of the week. Just call. We service Greenville, Pickens, Oconee, Spartanburg, Anderson Counties in the following cities (plus more): Greenville, Easley, Travelers Rest, Mauldin, Anderson, Seneca, Westminster, Clemson, Taylors, Greer, Lyman, Spartanburg, Duncan, Wellford, Fountain Inn, Simpsonville, Pendleton, et. al.
Say you’ve lost your cell phone or your vehicle was stolen. You will be surprised of all the instances where you might need our services. Have a loved on in an assisted living facility or rehabilitation and you need someone mobile?
What better way to get ready for the work-week than to have that document ready to go (deliver, ship out, etc.) early? Did you know that GreenvilleNotary.com provides the following services:
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Whether you have recently moved and a matter began and is continuing in another jurisdiction, are party to a class-action lawsuit that originated in another jurisdiction, or have been subpoenaed to appear in a matter that occurred in another jurisdiction, your appearance may be telephonic. Life happens, don’t make your expected appearance a Failure to Appear!
When people call into the line for a Notary Public, they are met with a voice that turns into a face, that turns into a service.
What better way to have seamless service than to be able to pay for said services quickly? In the past, we’ve had multiple options for payment, which included by way of check. In these days and times of fraud and other monetary crimes (including counterfeiting, it has become necessary to commit to alternate forms of payment.
In a rut and you don’t have cash money on hand? Need notary public service on the weekend and you can’t find an ATM? Have no fear, we accept Credit and Debit Card payments through Square!
Every National Bosses’ Day is a special day for me. It is a day where I can celebrate being my own Boss to both my Notary Service and Wedding Officiant businesses. When I began my journey, there were so many naysayers. I had people that I thought were in my corner saying that I needed
Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA for October 5, 2017 So, today is ‘Do Something Nice Day’. Well, I hope you’re being nice EVERY DAY of the year. But just – in – case you haven’t been on your Ps and Qs, maybe you can start today? As an effort to boost the
Getting a notary public to notarize a signature on a document for someone who has expired or no identification.
“My story all of this hit suddenly. One day I’m going to the fair with my daughter, early the next morning I’m in the hospital because i fell out of bed hit my head. The doctors find a massive brain tumor.
After having brain surgery because of the tumor, complications arose and I had to be revived. I had to spend almost a week in the Intensive Care Unit hooked to machines. What was supposed to be a 5-day stay turned into a month.”
Should you call anytime today and you are a veteran of the United States Armed Forces or a First Responder in any way, shape, or form, you will automatically receive a 10% discount on Notary Service for the rest of September. This includes Marriage Service.
Although you should honor your Grandparents every day of the year, today has been selected to single them out. So why don’t you? Go ahead, call your unsuspecting Grandma and Grandpa up and tell them how you truly feel about them. Did you know that Grandparents’ Day originated in 1978 and in the United States
Some Notaries are unfamiliar with the process altogether. There are a handful of us that know that the form should NOT BE STAMPED. Some forms come with Attestation forms or other acknowledgment forms for that very reason.
If you have a document that needs to get notarized then to a company by either facsimile or by email (50 pages or less for scanning and emailing, 10 pages or less for fax), we can send it without those exorbitant fees set by the major fax/copy companies. We can even put it in PDF format for you for printing later.
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Mid-week is here… Call now to get those documents signed. Documents that you would not expect needing signature notarization sometimes REQUIRE it. During this time of year, Summer Camp Form Authorizations for parents are quite popular; so are Arbitrary Agreements that allow parents to give permission for their minor children to gain employment during the Summer
People call at all hours of the day to our lines here at GreenvilleNotary.com, however, MOST services are rendered after hours, usually when there is a two-party document that needs to be signed. Did you know that no matter where you are in the United States, both parties do not necessarily have to appear together
FYI: On this Tuesday, July 4, 2017, Notary Public Service WILL be available as regularly scheduled. I do not take OFF on holidays, well, unless there is an absolute emergency. Tons of memories are created on the Fourth of July. I’d like to bring back one memory from two years ago that really made my
I provide many methods of advice, however, here are my main two when it comes to Signing Services providing jobs.
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Did you know that we provide other services that make having your document notarization and following send-off easier? Just so you know, after your document is signed and sealed, we can also DELIVER it! As a matter of fact, we are delivery specialists. We deliver everything, well, except food.
The following is a full list of all Notary Service Work performed by GreenvilleNotary.com for the month of April 2017. Saturday, April 1, 2017: A Durable Power of Attorney form was signed by a local resident and notarized by GreenvilleNotary.com Owner Sonita M. Leak at Noon. A Wedding Ceremony was performed at Falls Park on
Mark and Shannon met through a mutual contact and dated long distance back and forth between Greenville and Philadelphia for about 6 months. Mark and Shannon were married in Greenville, South Carolina in the afternoon of Wednesday, May 10, 2017.
This morning’s marriage ceremony (Wednesday, May 10, 2017) took place directly outside of the Starbucks located at 550 South Main Street, Suite 100, Greenville, SC 29601. Congratulations are in order for the couple married officially ON PAPER to have a large and more intimate ceremony at a later date.
Thanks to Stone Street Capital, based out of Baltimore, Maryland, GreenvilleNotary.com was able to assist an individual who wanted an alternative to an allotment. Many people in the area are sought out by various companies to either sell their Annuity policies or other allotments awarded them.
The power is in your hands, folks. Give us a call should you need a document signed by a Notary Public or require a Witness for a particular situation. You have the ability to book for GreenvilleNotary.com’s services by clicking on the ‘Book Appointment Now’ button in the left side sidebar.
This morning, I listened to Kurt Carr and the Kurt Carr Singers’ ‘For Every Mountain’ and it just encouraged me even more to stay on the path and to not be discouraged. Being a Notary Public for the past 7 years has brought ‘many wonderful blessings’, as the song says. It has been an honor
Whether you are in a Virtual Office or a Brick-and-Mortar one, Happy Administrative Professionals’ Day to all who serve. Service through Carpal Tunnel, endless days and nights at the computer, suffering from eye strain (or not). Take it from this Notary Public, being an Administrative Professional can be a tough job!
Don’t forget, Tax Day is TOMORROW, April 18th!
Why we are open on major holidays is a question asked often. The main reason is because the world does not turning and business usually goes back to normal the next day. People have deadlines and transactions still have to be made. Therefore, we stay OPEN FOR BUSINESS and are OPEN FOR BUSINESS during these critical times.
This post was written in Anderson, South Carolina. While sitting composing this post today, I learned that Anderson was the first city in the south to have electric power lines, hence its nickname, ‘The Electric City’ (and inspiration for our lightning bolt featured image). Michael at (read the full article for location information), thank you for this little tid bit about the City of Anderson!
Thanks to all of the crew members, especially Kendra, my server, for keeping me company while alternate moves had to be made today.
Although notary service may be available at the ‘drop of a hat’, booking an appointment for service is always a pleasure and a plus. You now how the option to book your appointment with us right from the website at www.GreenvilleNotary.com.
We’ve finally figured it out. Now, you can go to www.GreenvilleNotary.com and discover several options to book your notary online. If you are in urgent need of service, it is best to call, however, you can schedule based on availability at this time.
Since I hung out, basically, ALL DAY in the Downtown, Greenville area, you’d wonder why this post is featuring the great seal of Anderson County, South Carolina.
So we cheated a little. Originally the nuptials of C. and A. were to occur at Panera Bread, 708 Haywood Road, Greenville, South Carolina 29607, however due to crowding and other things getting in the way, the nuptials were moved.
Property Documents, Notary Application and a Limited Power of Attorney. What a whirlwind! While one signing was scheduled at the Zaxby’s located at 824 S. Church Street, Greenville, SC 29601, the second signing was scheduled for another location near White Horse Road earlier in the morning. The last signing, well, the last signing was a pop-up from out of the blue.
An eye-opening, early Monday morning assignment for an Affidavit of Residence was conducted at the center for a well-known employee we’d assisted a time before. However, the last time we met with the signer, it was off-location.
A signing for a vehicle-related transaction took place at an undisclosed location off of Haywood Road, Greenville, SC 29607. This is the first time working with Maverick Signings since recertifying through the National Notary Association.
Today’s signing was realized at the previous signing location of FedEx Woods Lake, 550 Woods Lake Road, Greenville, SC 29607. A Jurat/Affiant Statement was printed and completed. The signature of the Affiant was then notarized by GreenvilleNotary.com Owner Sonita M. Leak.
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Many couples call on us to perform the ‘bare-bones’ minimum ceremony, which can be as simple as saying, “I do,” then, ” I do.” It’s usually not that short and sweet, but you get our drift. Some couples want to get the paperwork and legal side of the marriage out of the way without the all frills and thrills ceremony. That is okay with us here at GreenvilleNotary.com.
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There are many companies all over the country that hire Notaries Public to perform various functions, not exclusive to notarizing signatures on paperwork. Companies look at Notaries as professionals when it comes to providing document services and making sure documents are signed correctly. That’s not to say that a Notary will not mess up.
Read the entire blog article to find out what we can get to protect ourselves.
Today, Tuesday, January 24, 2017 has been the busiest day thus far in 2017 for General Notary Work for GreenvilleNotary.com.
Click to read about all three of our General Notary Work assignments for the day!
Quite often when a party requests a cash-out of an IRA, 401K or some type of other investment, if said person is married, they must get a Spousal Consent Form signed by that spouse and the signature must be notarized. We’ll call the form VALIC for short, however, VALIC actually stands for Variable Annuity Life Insurance