Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Treat Yourself – Take Time Out of Your Day to Refresh

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If I spent every waking hour of the day working and not getting my much needed rest, I would be a ball of nerves, tired all the time and just plain unhealthy. There’s just no way I could let that happen dealing with multiple children and multiple responsibilities. My advice for the day? Continue reading

Notary Public Blog and Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Can You Explain This Witness Thing?

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There are only 5 states that allow notaries to act as witness. For information on those that do, you can navigate HERE. For a choice few of those states, their interstate rule is that if the document traveled from out of state and was witnessed by a notary public in that other state, the notary public… Continue reading

Notary Public Blog & Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Building Your Notary Business One Byte at a Time Now Available to the General Public

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Did you know that your local Greenville, South Carolina Notary Public contributed to the following articles? Continue reading

Notary Blog and Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Dealing with Grief When Performing Notary Work

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Yesterday’s trip to Greenville Memorial Hospital did not go smoothly. Upon arrival, I learned that the signer I was about to see had a medical emergency and therein could not sign a simple document that would have set his beneficiary information for insurance straight. It happens quite a bit. We notaries are met with situations that are beyond our control. I learned shortly before midnight that the signer passed away. Continue reading