Notary Public Blog and Podcast of Sonita M. Leak, CNSA | The Signer Must Appear Before the Notary Public in South Carolina

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It was the perfect situation, I was headed toward Downtown Greenville and JUST passing a particular Pendleton Street gas station when a call rang in to the notary line regarding one signature and one stamp document. It seemed like pie in the sky. Would this be the quickest call and signing to go down in our notary record books? Continue reading

Notary Blog: What I’ve Learned in the Past Week

I could, in my position as a Notary Public, provide a service that is convenient, quick and professional in manner and conduct my activities as if it were strictly that. However, being the person that I am, I would feel as if I were doing a family a disservice by not upholding the supportive role I hold dear in empathizing and providing condolence when a family feels as though no one understands what they are going through.

Sometimes the monotony of a hospital room or an assisted-living apartment creates a depressing environment, and if I can be that person to cheer them up for that very moment, it was all worth it. Continue reading

Notary for Online/Paper I-9 Authorization for Asurion| The Village Grind

As a notary public, there are additional professional opportunities available to add to the General Notary Work you perform on a day-to-day basis. I-9 Authorizations require verifying the identity of a person. They, however, do not require notarization. Companies often seek notaries … Continue reading

Notary for Three (3) Documents with Two Separate Witnesses | The Village Grind

Three separate documents were signed by a local resident and signed by that resident before two willing parties known by the notary public.  One, happened in by chance, we won’t call her by name because she was being a Coffee-house … Continue reading