Life Settlement Notary

What is a Life Settlement? When a person no longer needs their life insurance policy, they may be eligible to sell it to a third party for more than surrendering it to the insurance carrier. This sale is called a life settlement. In a life settlement transaction, the policy’s owner […] Read more »

Adjustable Rate Note

There are many options that a buyer has when choosing what type of loan to obtain. This loan signing blog will contain some basic information regarding an Adjustable Rate Mortgage. The acronym for this type of loan is ARM. In this type of loan, the Note can be could be […] Read more »

Seller’s Loan Documents

This week in my mobile notary and loan signing business, I have had an opportunity to provide loan signings for two clients who were selling their homes. This type of loan singing is called a Seller’s Package. By coincidence, both sellers had property that they were selling in New Jersey. […] Read more »

Duties of A Mobile Notary and Loan Signing Agent

The roles of a mobile notary and loan signing agent are very important. Many documents such as mortgage documents, wills, contracts, sworn statements, affidavits, and powers of attorney often require a notary. The duties of a notary often vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. In the state of California, it is […] Read more »

Fingerprinting When Notarizing Deeds and Powers of Attorney

In the State of California there are several types of documents that require a thumbprint in the notary’s journal. These documents are a Deed, Deed of Trust, Quitclaim Deed, and a Power of Attorney. These documents are very important because they pertain to real property, financial and health related affairs […] Read more »

Power of Attorney

One of the most common mobile notary requests that I receive is for a Power of Attorney. This document is extremely important and therefore I always preface the mobile notary requests with several questions. First, I inquire whether the signer is able to sign their name. This might seem like […] Read more »

  Loan Signing 101

Often as a Mobile Notary when I am performing a loan signing, the signer has many important basic questions regarding their loan documents. The process of buying, selling, or refinancing a property can be very stressful for a lot of people. I am always happy as a Mobile Notary and […] Read more »

Power of Attorney

  A Power of Attorney is the most requested document that I receive to be notarized. A Power of Attorney is an extremely important document that requires a notary. There are many requirements that need to be in place before a Power of Attorney is notarized.   I always prequalify […] Read more »

DBA Form

  There is a very common document that requires notarization these days. This form is called a Doing Business As.  DBA, which stands for “doing business as”, is an acronym to know. It signifies that an individual or company is doing business under a pseudonym. State laws govern the creation and use […] Read more »