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Notary Blog

notarial wording

A Guide to Notarial Wording

by PAN
Always look for proper notarial wording before notarizing any document. Read more

Understanding Forms of Acknowledgment

by PAN
RULONA does not require notaries to change the old forms of acknowledgment to the new forms. RULONA just simplified the wording on the notarial certificates. Read more

The Diference Between an Oath or Affirmation and a Verification on Oath or Affirmation

by PAN
Difference between an oath or affirmation and a verification on oath or affirmation. Read more

Witnessing or Attesting a Signature

by PAN
As of Oct. 26, 2017, notaries gain a notary notary act - witnessing or attesting a signature. This notary act authorizes a notary to witness or attest a signature. Read more

Multiple Acknowledgments in One Document

How to properly notarize a document that contains multiple acknowledgments. Read more

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