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Why I love Hospital/Hospice signings

A lot of Notaries think I am cuckoo for going into hospitals/hospice or after care nursing facilities. To me it is a Privildge, espically hospice patients, to be there, even briefly, to assist during difficult, tough times is something I … Continue reading

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New Mandatory California Notary Certificate Wording Takes Effect January 1

Per the California Secretary of State’s website…   A change to California’s mandatory Notary certificate wording for acknowledgments, jurats and proofs of execution takes effect January 1, 2015, and Notaries in the Golden State who do not use the new … Continue reading

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Can a Notary Public Marry people?

Not in California, this has to be performed by an ordained minister or other religious officiant or by a Sworn in Justice of the Peace. Three States; Maine, Florida and South Carolina allow Notaries to perform marriage ceremonies, West Feliciana … Continue reading

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