The Marriage Application Process in Greenville, SC

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All requests for a Marriage License in Greenville County must be made in person by both parties getting married.  There are additional options for picking up the license once applied for, such as… 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 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

Notary Public Blog & Podcast of Sonita M. Leak | Happy Veterans’ Day – Offering Free Notarial Acts*

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Armed Forces Veterans, we salute you and the service to our country.  Thank you for all that you’ve protect our borders and beyond.  You are in a special class of your own. I’d like to personally salute Continue reading