More on Grant Deeds

Here is some additional information on grant deeds. A grant deed is  used in the State of California. There is another type of deed called a warrenty deed as well. A warrenty deed however is not used in the State of California. A grant deed is extremely important due to the […] Read more »

Travel Consent Form Notarizations

A notarized letter of consent is a vital form for parents regarding travel for the children. Due to increasing concern for the safety of children, and in an effort to prevent them from being illegally immigrated to foreign countries many governments have initiated special requirements when children under 18 years […] Read more »

The Duties of a Notary Public

The primary job duty of a notary is to help prevent fraud. This is accomplished by witnessing the signing of documents and verifying their authenticity. Notaries public must also keep documentation of all that they’ve notarized, which is done with an embossed seal or stamp that verifies their presence at […] Read more »

A Day In The Life of a Notary Public

Instead of writing a typical blog regarding notary terms, I thought it would be of interest to write about a day in the life of a notary. This could be very informative to the general public and potential clients in terms of giving an overview of what a traveling  notary […] Read more »

Estate Planning

Estate Planning is a topic that many people sometimes avoid or wait until the last minute to handle. The importance of organizing one’ s personal and financial affairs can’t be stressed enough. To have a systematic approach in place in case of a unexpected physical and/or mental incapacity or death […] Read more »

Wills

A will can be defined as a document in which a person specifies the method in which will be applied regarding the management and the distribution of his estate after his death. A will is a very important document that permits that person, whom is called a testator, to make […] Read more »

Power of Attorney

People often wonder about the importance of a Power of Attorney and wonder when this document will need to be exercised in there personal affairs. This is a type of document that many people will utilize when dealing with financial matters. Many situations will warrant this type of a document […] Read more »

Grant Deeds and Deeds of Trust

Listed below are two very common types of notarial acts performed in the state of California. This is a basic overview that will help to familiarize oneself with them. Grant Deed A Grant Deed is a very basic yet important form used to transfer title to a house or other […] Read more »

Need a Notary or Loan Signing Agent?

Need a notary or loan signing agent? A person might wonder when closing a loan what exactly is a Loan Signing Agent or a Notary Signing Agent. What is this person’s role in this transaction? Why do they have to schedule an appointment with me in order to close my […] Read more »