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October 24, 2017

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Sonita M. Leak’s Notary Blog | All Assignments for the Month of April 2017 – from Simple Signings to Marriage Ceremonies

The following is a full list of all Notary Service Work performed by GreenvilleNotary.com for the month of April 2017. Saturday, April 1, 2017: A Durable Power of Attorney form was signed by a local resident and notarized by GreenvilleNotary.com Owner Sonita M. Leak at Noon. A Wedding Ceremony was performed at Falls Park on

Notary Blog: Not One, but Two Local Business Owners!

Notary service on behalf of local residents is our game. However, considering that we just experienced Shop Small Saturday, local notary service on behalf of two local business owners is definitely a pleasure! Thanks to Betsy Tetsch (pronounced Tay-ch) of CanvasOne.com and Spencer Stanton of Stanton Photos for calling on GreenvilleNotary.com to service their need for

Notary Blog: National Notary Association Bulletin

As a Notary Public for the State of South Carolina, one of my duties is to follow the law of the land, stay abreast of those laws and also to conduct research for new information and opportunities.  As a mentor to other Notaries Public, it is also my duty to inform other Notaries of opportunities

Notary Consultation Alert: Introducing Larry Jackson

Having held his commission only since May of 2016, Larry Jackson  wanted to get a ‘Jump Start’ on his Notary Public Signing Agency tenure. So what resources are out there for new notaries that want to learn our business? Truthfully, there are MANY resources, however, they are so spread out or so general in nature

Notary Blog: Family Court Blues? Not So!

What notary service do you know of that answers the phone at 7:30 in the morning?  This one! On the morning of Wednesday, October 19, 2016, a local party, signer to multiple documents needed a notary before arrival to the Family Court building, in the County Square division on University Ridge in 29601. The issue at

Notary Blog: Footing it to OJ’s Diner

On the run early this morning, GreenvilleNotary.com Owner and Notary Public Sonita M. Leak received a message from none other than Temeka Cook, Owner and Sole Proprietor at EventMaker, LLC. Temeka is a repeat offen… um, er, uh… customer of our notary service for a reason.  She knows that she can rely on fast, accurate and

Notary Blog: Quick Fast and in a McFlurry?

So, no McFlurry was had, however as this notary pulled into the parking lot of the McDonalds located at the intersection of Blue Ridge Drive and White Horse Road, a local party called into the GreenvilleNotary.com lines with an urgent matter. There are no days off here, not even on sick days, so a notary’s gotta

Notary Blog: Seller-Side Document Completed in Historic Gville

Thanks to CSS for an evening signing in the Historic city’s centre of 29601. I know it’s been a while posting but I’m not going to let anything (or anyone) stop my flow. Yes, there are MANY posts that I’ve missed, but they will be outlined in a WHOLE NUTHA post, soon to be released!

Notary Digest for Periods MIA from Blogging – HERE WE GO!

“So that I can serve you better, rather than taking up a whole lot of time in dragging out EACH AND EVERY assignment I completed during my, “Ahem”, brief hiatus…” …I decided to just roll all of the assignments I’ve completed into ONE BIG DIGEST. And here we go… U.S. Passport Verification Affidavit by Holder

Notary Blog: Neighborly Perks

“If you are purchasing a vehicle in South Carolina and registering it in another, please check that state’s laws in regard to notarization.” While on assignment in Easley, South Carolina, a call rang in regarding a Bill of Sale. Thinking, “This number looks familiar,” I soon knew why. The call was in reference to an

Notary for Private Docs | Fairview Park

“A repeat caller who called into GreenvilleNotary.com previously, called us ONCE AGAIN!” The relative of two signers called once again, however, this time, the signing took place in a different location than the first. We definitely thank the signer for the callback and repeat business. From Greenville to Simpsonville we traveled. Meeting local residents in

Notary for Notary Public Application | Mauldin, SC

I can’t say much here because the signing was of a discreet nature, however, a local Mauldin, South Carolina resident who deals with documents needing notarization regularly was in need of a notary public to sign off on the Notary Application Renewal Form. When you have a notary right in front of you, no better

Notary for Online I-9 Auth | Carolina Ale House

“A very extensive Online I-9 Authorization signing was re-routed from one location to another.” Tonight’s signing occurred on the evening of March 23, 2016 at Carolina Ale House instead of a popular Downtown Greenvillebookstore. Because the original venue was packed to the hilt, we had to make some concessions. Well, not really a concession, we

Notary for Swearing-In Ceremony | Java Jolt

“On the spot FAX? We do that!” A swearing-in ceremony was performed by Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak in the early morning hours of Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Thanks to our repeat client for entrusting in GreenvilleNotary.com’s services for her telephonic deposition hearing. It was also great seeing colleagues we normally associate

Notary for Child Support Affidavit | Starbucks

“Weekend notary fun wouldn’t be complete without signing a few documents.” I believe this to be the biggest weekend in notary history here at GreenvilleNotary.com! Signing documents is usually an easy task for this notary; this weekend has been OFF the charts. With a proposed three signings on Sunday alone, this has been by far

Notary for Private Document Signing | Marble Slab

“I need a notary’s signature on this thing!” On the evening of Friday, March 18, 2016, after experiencing a very busy workday, the notary lines rang once more. This time, it was an employee of one of the facilities I visit frequently. The dilemma was finding a notary public that could assist her and several

Notary for Quitclaim Deed | Clemson, SC

“So Timios Title, Inc. and the notary were back at it again, scratching and clawing their way into Clemson, South Carolina once more.” A package executed on March 14, 2016 was not complete.  It was not the notary’s fault, however.  The title company called on our services again to have this two-page signing completed and

Notary for Application for Waste Tire Hauler | Sweet’s Tire & Brake

“An Application for a South Carolina Waste Tire Hauler Registration was completed by Sweet’s Tire & Brake’s Owner.” He then had his signature notarized, a requirement for the form. Taking care of this notary’s tires has been a Sweet’s tradition since inception, so the Owner returned the favor and patronized GreenvilleNotary.com. Because of the obvious

Notary for Paperwork for Colleague | Starbucks

On the afternoon of Friday, February 19, GreenvilleNotary.com Owner and Certified Notary Public Sonita M. Leak completed a private document signing on behalf of a new colleague. For convenience, the signing was taken care of off of Woodruff Road. The Starbucks location where the signing took place provided a large round table where all parties,

Get Married by the Wedding Notary of Greenville, South Carolina Today!

Now offering Wedding Notary Service packages for ceremonies with and without photography. Call 864.214.6447 to inquire. What I promise: Responsiveness Efficient and Professional Service Style & Grace A Genuine Ceremony Comparable Pricing “I would be honored to have and to hold your ceremony with care!” Whether your marriage play out as a brief serenade elopement

Notary for Private Paperwork in South Pickens County Related to Lawsuit

A private document signing occurred in Central, South Carolina on late afternoon, Thursday, December 17, 2015.  Thanks to the same company who asked for our assistance in Marietta, South Carolina on behalf of a different client, with a different situation. If you are reading this post, I pray you have a good, prosperous day. Assignment performed

The Notary Minute Sound Byte: “Fraud, Something to Consider When You Sign”

This Notary Minute Sound Byte is provided by National Notary Association Notary Public Ambassador and GreenvilleNotary.com Owner Sonita M. Leak. The information displayed on this website is to be used for informational purposes only. Please do not take any of the information herein as legal advice. Should you need legal advice, please consult your attorney.

Notary for Duke Energy Identity Verification Form | Spill the Beans, Greenville

What do you do with a nice, warm Sunday afternoon in December?  Why, you go outside and enjoy it!  What do you do when someone needs a notary on Sunday?  You call on GreenvilleNotary.com! A local Upstate resident needed to sign a Duke Energy Identity Verification Form in front of a notary public and have his

POA Question for the Notary at Starbucks | Cherrydale Area, Greenville

A private document for a repeat customer took place at Starbucks Cherrydale, 3230 North Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, South Carolina 29609.  Although the signing was a private signing, there is still a lesson within regarding Powers of Attorney. There is a well-known misconception that the ‘person’ who acts on behalf of another as their agent is called

Notary for Estate Planning Package on Behalf of Regency Hospital Patient | Headquarters/The Village Grind

It took us 5 hours in total to assist a transient resident of Greenville who normally works all over the world.  Unfortunately the contents of the signing are private, however, we can tell you that the customer did not leave our hands dissatisfied! The entire operation included receiving the email of a private document, re-ordering

Notary Blog: Congratulations to Mr. & Mrs. Derrick & Angela Hill

A blessing occurred today with the marriage of these two as they joined together as one.  Angela and Derrick’s ceremony occurred in the comfort of their home.  The ceremony was officiated by Greenville Wedding Notary and Marriage Officiant Sonita M. Leak on Thursday, September 24, 2015. Along with their nuptial ceremony, the couple was presented

Evening Notary for Affidavit of Residence on Behalf of Grandmother

An Affidavit of Residence form was signed by a local resident and notarized by Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak, Owner of GreenvilleNotary.com on Thursday, August 20, 2015. An Affidavit or Residence is a form the resident of a property signs to state that a person or multiple persons live at their residence.

Notary for Return Notarization for Previous Day Wal-Mart Signer & Family

A return-trip notarization was performed in the afternoon hours of Thursday, August 6, 2015 for the signer of a document on yesterday, Wednesday, August 5, 2015.  We remember the skeptical family member, well, they are a skeptic no more! That very same family member called on GreenvilleNotary.com once again to handle another document that he, his mother

Notary for Online I-9 Authorization on Behalf of Asurion

An Online I-9 Authorization was completed on behalf of a Simpsonville, South Carolina resident on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Java Jolt, located at 1099 E. Butler Road, Greenville, SC 29607. Many companies hire notaries nationwide to assist with I-9 Forms which are Employment Eligibility and Identity Verification Forms. These forms are necessary because when

Notary for Personal Statement for Repeat Customer at Website Pipeline, Inc. Building

Okay, okay, so the building houses other companies as well.  However, since we were in the vicinity, why not shout them out!?!?   In the manufacturing and distribution business? Do you have the need for some “pipe-lining”? Well, Website Pipeline, located at 555 North Pleasantburg Road, is a cloud-based, business to business customer self-service platform that connects

Notary for Private Marriage Ceremony Held at Probate Court

A private marriage ceremony was performed at Greenville County Square near the Marriage and License Division, 301 University Ridge, Suite 5600 Greenville, South Carolina 29601.  The couple, traveling from Georgia, arrived in Greenville on Thursday, April 23 amidst the high construction and high traffic of the roads.  Due to their unforeseen adventure, the April 24

Notary for Access Funding Structured Settlement at Lydia Street Library

A 28-page structured settlement package was completed by a local Greenville, South Carolina resident, notary pages notarized by Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak and the document scanned and emailed back to the requesting agency, Access Funding on Thursday, April 16, 2015.  This assignment was completed on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Thank you

Notary for Retired Military Veteran for Replacement Identification Notarization

I have to hand it to my signer today who has held on to his original “Indefinite” identification since 1984.  However, now that systems are new and updated, he is now being required to transfer his “old” ID over to the “new” ID, a system implemented in 2011 and my signer apparently knew nothing about

Notary for Out-of-State Property Transaction at Hotel Domestique in Travelers Rest, SC

What happens when you have title documents and you need a notary to meet you where you are?  You call on GreenvilleNotary.com, of course, you silly rabbit!  Our services were needed in Travelers Rest, South Carolina for a local couple at Hotel Domestique, located off of the Road of Vines, Travelers Rest, South Carolina.  The

Notary for Complex South Carolina Health Care Power of Attorney and Durable Power of Attorney

On Thursday, April 2, 2015, our office was called in regard to two Power of Attorney documents needing signing and witnessing at Heartland HCR Manorcare West, 600 Sulphur Springs Road, Greenville, South Carolina 29617. The signing did occur on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Noon. Needless to say, this was ONE TOUGH ASSIGNMENT as three different situations

Notary for Document Delivery to Westminster on Behalf of Liberty Settlement Funding

A Structured Settlement document traveled to and back from Westminster, South Carolina by way of Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak on Thursday, March 20, 2015. This assignment was conducted on behalf of Liberty Settlement Funding based out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Some facts about Westminster: Travel time from Greenville: Approximately 50 minutes. County: Oconee

Notary for First Citizens Bank @ 300 The Parkway, Greer SC

There are notaries at the bank, yes.  However, when the notaries at the bank have an interest in, or work relation with customers of their branch (not related to notarizing documents, don’t get this confused) an outside notary is needed.  This was such the case this morning for a transaction between the bank and several

New Notary Blog Post: Pagination Error Fixed! Scroll to the Bottom and Click NEXT PAGE…

GreenvilleNotary.com has been semi-functional for the past year because of a pagination error, resulting in the website producing a 404 Error when populating to the next page.  Unless you conducted a search for a particular term on the website, you could only access the most recent 50 posts.  Well, now you can peruse ALL 701

New Blog Post: Notary for Oversight of Refinance Transaction – Duncan, SC

A refinance closing oversight was completed on behalf of a Colorado resident in Duncan, South Carolina on Thursday, February 5, 2015. This assignment was completed by Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak. Thank you to First Preference, LLC. out of Castle Pines, Colorado for this assignment.  We work with First Preference regularly and needless

New Blog Post: Notary for South Carolina Treasury Unclaimed Property Form

On Thursday, January 2015, Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak answered a call for a South Carolina Department of Treasury Unclaimed Property Form notarization in between assignments.  The notarization of this simple form was completed at the United States Postal Service Office located at 600 W. Washington Street, Greenville, SC  29601. These types

Notary for Marriage License Request for CA – Panera Bread, Greenville, SC

A request from a local resident occurred on Wednesday, November  5, 2014 and was fulfilled on Thursday, November  6, 2014 at Panera Bread, located at 1922 Augusta Street, Greenville, SC 29605. This signing involved a resident’s request for a marriage license and certificate from another state (California). There was an exigent circumstance and a witness affidavit was needed.  This

Notary Public for I-9 Authorization for Pickens, SC Resident at Spill the Beans

On Thursday, October 23, 2014, a Pickens resident had to come all the way up here to Greenville to get an I-9 Identity Verification Form authorized because she couldn’t find a Notary Public who could do it!  If you are a Notary in my eye/earshot you’ve GOT TO attend my seminar…  the signer today couldn’t

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