Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Upcoming Safe-Deposit Drilling: Why a Notary Is Needed

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During the transactions, the purpose of the Notary Public is to witness the contents of the safe deposit box as it is being opened. Many states already require…
Should you have any questions about safe-deposit box openings and if they require a Notary’s presence in your state, please refer to your state law. The names of the banks where the safe deposit box drillings are performed will always be excluded from posts as to protect the identity of all requesting parties involved. Continue reading

Notary Blog: I-9 Authorization at STB

The I-9 form does not bind us to verifying the identification of the signers before us, as we cannot verify that a document is either an original or true copy. Continue reading

Notary Blog: Dude, They Stole My Car!?!

In the evening of Friday, August 5, 2016, I received a very frantic phone call from a repeat customer who was at wits end.    Although we were in the middle of family happenings, service to this customer would still … Continue reading

Notary for I-9 Authorization | FedEx

“We, as notaries public CANNOT affix our stamp nor seal to an I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification Form!” Well, at least we’re not supposed to. When a notary public or another authorized professional is presented with a Federal I-9 form, the … Continue reading