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November 21, 2017

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Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | We Accept Cash, Credit & Debit Cards as Payment via Square Payment Processing

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. 

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

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.

Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Good Patriot Day from us at GreenvilleNotary.com

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.

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Notary Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | This Week is Dimming Down, Don’t be a Clown and Don’t You Frown

An example of a dire situation is when a person is admitted into ICU.  There are tracheotomies, ventilators and other harsh conditions, such as paralysis that sometimes impede a signing when a person has been admitted into this ward.  Hospital signings themselves can be tricky – maneuvering around HIPPA regulations (you cannot ask hospital staff if someone has Sound Mind), navigating the halls and room structure and sequestering family members are all a part of the job.

Notary Blog | Last Will and Testament, Power of Attorney, Notary & Document Service

Greenville Notary Service will not only provide you with the forms (not drafted by GreenvilleNotary.com nor Owner, Sonita M. Leak), but can also travel to your home, office, area hospitals, assisted living, rehabilitation centers and hospices to provide notary and document services to handle your private affairs.

Notary Blog: Reverse Mortgage Also Known as an HECM in Easley, South Carolina

Making the decision to apply for a Reverse Mortgage (also known as a High Equity Conversion Mortgage or HECM) is major. A Reverse Mortgage is one in which the borrower or borrowers are borrowing against the equity already accumulated in their home. There are certain risks attached to this process. To learn more about Reverse Mortgages, you can navigate here.

Notary Look-Back: November 2015 Holiday Grief Seminar

My initial intention in attending the seminar was to gain some insight into what clients and families of the clients I served dealt with on a daily basis with the grief over the loss of a loved one.  Not once in the days leading up to the seminar did I think, “How would this seminar relate to my

Notary Blog: Traveling Signer? No Problem!

A signing originally set to take place at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport was rerouted to the FedEx Office Copy and Print Center located at 550 Woods Lake Road, Greenville, SC 29607 due to complications with another assignment slated for printing. Shortly before the print job was complete, the signer we’d scheduled to meet arrived with

Notary Blog: Toasting Up to Texas Title

It’s great to work with new title companies.  Well, it can be.  Notary Public Signing Agents must be careful in their dealings with companies that offer jobs in our areas.  This is something essential that i teach when I have my seminars and consultations with local Notaries Public. Promises to pay and large signing fees

Sonita Leak’s Notary Blog: Signing Interrupted…

A signing originally set to take place at Coffee Underground was uprooted due to traffic from the pageant that took place over the weekend. Although we attempt to keep our signings as private as possible, we had no choice but to take this one outside. Today’s document process involved four individuals, with assistance from two

Notary Blog: Private Online Authorization w/ Tips

An Online Authorization for a local party was completed at Coffee Underground, 1 E. Coffee Street, Greenville, SC 29601.  The caller called in at 9:57 a.m., her call was received IMMEDIATELY, and her Authorization was well on it’s way. There is sometimes confusion when it comes to Authorizations we are allowed to complete.  Specifically, I-9

Notary Blog: Your Will Be Done – LITERALLY

Greenville Notary Service will not only provide you with the forms, but can also travel to your home, office, area hospitals, assisted living, rehabilitation centers and hospices to provide notary and document services to handle your private affairs. Full document service may be provided to the Principal/Testator/Testatrix in the signing predicament, from printing to delivery, execution thereof

Notary Blog: On-The-Spot Scan, Fax and Email

Evening notary service shouldn’t be a hassle to accomplish; not one bit.  A local party who needed a Very Important Document expedited met with us here at GreenvilleNotary.com, late evening to Coffee Underground, 1 East Coffee Street, Greenville, South Carolina 29601. It helps quite a bit to know that a particular service will be available

Notary Blog: Star-struck at Starbucks

“It’s always a pleasure to take care of customers in their exigent time of need.  It is especially a pleasure to be able to assist repeat customers with their circumstances.” When a customer  calls you back for return business it’s because of one reason, they were pleased with the service you previously provided to them.

Notary Blog: To Seneca and Beyond

< "An overage transaction was completed in Seneca, South Carolina on behalf of Apex Asset Recovery, based in Anderson, South Carolina. Because of the delicate nature of certain situations, companies rely on Notary Signing Agents to complete some assignments as discreetly as possible.  One way to do this is to send the notary directly to

Notary Blog: Work for GCCA Ex. Director and Friend

Photo of Cherington Schucker by The Needed Image. Shortly before 12:00 Noon on Monday, September 19, 2016, a call rang in. Lo and behold it was Cherington Schucker, good friend and Executive Director of the Greenville Center for Creative Arts here in the West End of 25 Draper Street, Greenville, SC 29611. It was a

Notary Blog: We Signed Our Agreement but Needed a Notary!

So what do you do when two parties who have mutually agreed to ‘something’, agreed to that ‘something’ on a particular date but didn’t have a required Notary’s signature, stamp or seal affixed to the statement nor an acknowledgment attached? Well, they did want the same agreed date and document as their original, they just

Notary Blog: Let’s Make it Legal at Java, er… Downtown Falls Park

An early morning phone call that was a Marriage Ceremony to be finalized at Java Jolt on East Butler Road of Greenville turned into a Marriage Ceremony on the Liberty Bridge of Downtown Falls Park on the Reedy early on Tuesday morning, August 23, 2016. A local resident called into the line because he and his fiance

Notary Blog: Private Document Signing at Berea High School

A notarization doesn’t stop the show.  While in attendance of Freshman Bulldog activities at Berea High School; still on the job.  A repeat customer needed a document notarized, and she needed it… well… THEN!  The Financial Declaration of said signer was signed by our customer, her signature notarized by State of South Carolina Notary Public

Notary Blog: Class-Action Personal Injury Documents to Woodruff, SC

A repeat customer was willingly served with questionnaire paperwork at their residence in Woodruff, South Carolina on the last weekend of July.  Having worked with BTG Advisors in the past, it was a no-brainer to assist this very client-driven company yet again. Being able to provide mobile notary service in the Upstate has been a specialty

Notary for Repeat | Roper Mountain Woods

So what do you do when a first attempt at getting electric service runs into issues? Well, you try again. So today, the services of GreenvilleNotary.com traveled once again to a signer whose signature was notarized yesterday, but this time, it was for another party. Before getting knee-deep into today’s post, please state and government

Notary for Vehicle-Related POA | Dunkin’ Donuts

The signer of a (and this was the name) Notarized Power of Attorney met with GreenvilleNotary.com Owner Sonita M. Leak on the afternoon of Sunday, April 10, 2016. Fearing not being able to find a notary public on the weekend, the caller phoned our notary service earlier in the morning in the hopes that at

Notary Blog: Congratulations in Order, However, It’s a Simple, Quick One

It’s lovely that Spill the Beans is always open and available on the weekend.  Why?  Because when members of the community need notary service on the weekend or in the evening (Most nights they are open until 11:00pm), it serves as an excellent location to do the deed. On the morning of Saturday, February 6,

Notary for Affidavit on Behalf of Original Invention Documents | Coffee Underground

It was a snowy few hours in Greenville, South Carolina and during that time, a client’s dream of receiving notary service was realized.  The signer who appeared before the notary previously had another notary public for the state stamp original documentation.  This is a NO NO!  It is illegal as a State of South Carolina

Holiday Notary Service Completed in West End | The Village Grind, Greenville, SC

A private document signing was completed at The Village Grind, 1263 Pendleton Street, Greenville, South Carolina 29611.  The initial call rang in an hour and a half earlier.  The pair needing their document service feared they wouldn’t be able to have their paperwork completed due to their conflicts in scheduling after today.  What do you

Coming April 2016: National Notary Association Ambassador Sonita M. Leak – Care & Coffee

You have two choices, well, actually three.  1) You can either join us as a fellow South Carolina Notary Public and have coffee with us on April 4, 2016. 2) You can join us as a community member, have your life care documents signed, witnessed, notarized and have coffee with us on April 5, 2016.

Notary for Private Document Signing and Jurat/Affiant Statement | Carolina Ale House, Greenville

Thanks to waitress Tiffany for her awesome service; we had an excellent signing and dining experience at the Downtown Greenville Carolina Ale House Location. Due to the nature of the signing, no details regarding the type of signing will be disclosed.  A document and its signer appeared before the notary. The document came already signed by the person

Notary for I-9 Authorization | Starbucks, Downtown Greenville

On the afternoon of Thursday, October 15, ClearPath Workforce Management called for I-9 Authorization assistance for a local signer who would be working remotely for them.  Searching the land high and low, they decided to call on GreenvilleNotary.com for service. Oftentimes banks and other notary outlets will not authorize I-9 forms because 1) the person authorizing

Notary for Presentment Documents on a Sunday | Greenville Headquarters

Due to privacy, intimate details of the assignment will not be disclosed, however, a repeat customer of GreenvilleNotary.com sought our assistance once more for a Notary Presentment process. Not only did the customer have documents that required notarization, the entire package of paperwork must be delivered via registered mail through the United States Postal Service, self-addressed via

Need a Notary Public in the Upstate? We Accept Cards!

Call for a Notary Public to 864-214-6447 Did you know that we at GreenvilleNotary.com accept major credit cards and debit cards? Have a Duke Energy form that needs to be notarized and faxed off to the company immediately? We at GreenvilleNotary.com know that when you need to get your power turned on, it’s an urgency. Have court on

New Blog Post: Notary for Simple Handwritten Authorization Letter at Spill the Beans, Greenville

On Tuesday, February 24, 2015, Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak answered a call for a notary for a simple handwritten letter giving authorization to another party to perform a certain action.  Because the document was handwritten, not typed and contained no notarial wording, a loose acknowledgment was completed and then attached to

New Blog Post: Notary for Private Documents to Protect Identity of Signer – Downtown, Greenville, SC

Talk about being there for my clients… literally, my client walked into me!  On Tuesday, February 24, 2015 while tending to a separate signing at Spill the Beans, 531 S. Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601, a random individual (we now know her name) walked up to me as I did some busy work while waiting. 

Notary Public Assignment: Refinance Closing for Out of State Property in 29615

An emergency closing was conducted by a GreenvilleNotary.com Certified Notary Public Signing Agent on Friday, March 21, 2014 for local residents for the refinance of an out-of-state property.  Thank you to SunState Title for the assignment and we look forward to a great partnership in the future.  Thank you for allowing us to serve your

Notary Public Assignment: Structured Settlement Documents in 29617

A Structured Settlement document was signed by a local resident, witnessed and notarized by a GreenvilleNotary.com Certified Notary Public Signing Agent on Sunday, March 16, 2014.  Thank you to Annuitants Federal Bank for sending your assignment our way.  We look forward to continuing success with our partnership.

Instructions on How to Apply for a Marriage License

Marriage License Requirements for the Probate Court of Greenville County Marriage License Division 301 University Ridge #5600 Greenville, SC 29601 864.467.7571 Probate Judge Debora A. Faulkner Associate Probate Judge Edward M. Sauvain www.greenvillecounty.org/probate 8:30a.m to 4:30p.m Monday thru Friday Both parties MUST appear to file an application for marriage license. Cash, credit card (visa or

Notary Public Assignment: Information Page For Local Resident in 29681

A Greenvillenotary.com Certified Notary Public Signing Agent witnessed the signature of an individual completing an Information Page Form  at the McDonald’s located on 924 NE Main Street, Simpsonville, South Carolina 29681. Thanks so much for your local business and we look forward to helping you in the future!

Vehicle Title Transfer

Notary Public Assignment: Interstate Car Title Notarization

A Greenvillenotary.com Certified Notary Public Signing Agent was called and answered a notary assignment for an Interstate Car Title Notarization in Taylors, SC 29687 on Saturday, March 1, 2014. (WK/JK) Thank you for your local (Clemson) and out-of-state (PA) business.  If you need our services in the future, please do not hesitate to call us

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