Notary Blog & Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Happy International Women’s Day; Comment a Woman Influential in your Life

So, today is International Women’s Day all over the world. Usually, I’ll say something really nice and sappy for the day, but I’ll leave that up to you. Tag or comment about a woman (and she doesn’t have to be a business-person) that is great in your eyes. It could be your mother, sister, aunt, cousin, niece, neighbor. Well, you get it. Continue reading

Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Back to the Flash Marriage Ceremony – The Downtown Greenville Edition

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The third assignment of the day deserves its own post, but we’ll just sit it right here. A Flash Ceremony and Marriage License signing was conducted in the late Afternoon at the Hyatt Regency Dining Hall of the Second Floor. Congrats are in order to Ricky Burton and Janneth Guevara-Rodriguez who were joined in Holy Matrimony. All this during the Hyatt Wedding Festivals, how ironic! Continue reading

Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | A Tale of Two Transactions: Privacy, Security & Oversight, Featuring EMD Settlement Group

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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. Continue reading

Notary Public Blog of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | Going for that Name Change Here in South Carolina? | Don’t Get Hosed in the Process

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Notary Blog – “There are parties out there that will promise you that you can have your named changed.  Just give them $1500 and you’re all set.  It really doesn’t take all that.” Continue reading