Notary How-Tos

Whether you’re a newly commissioned notary or someone seeking notary services, our comprehensive guides are designed to provide you with clear and concise instructions on various aspects of notary work.

How to Create a Notary LLC

Creating a notary LLC involves several steps, including selecting a suitable business name, registering the LLC with the appropriate state authorities, obtaining necessary licenses and permits, and setting up the necessary business operations.

How to Complete an Acknowledgment

Completing an acknowledgment involves verifying the identity of the signer, confirming their willingness to sign a document, and attaching the notary’s official seal and signature.

How to Complete a Jurat

Completing a jurat is a common task for notaries where you certify that the signer of a document personally appeared before you and swore or affirmed the truthfulness of the content.

How to Administer an Oath or Affirmation

Administering an oath or affirmation is a fundamental responsibility of a notary public and is often required when a person needs to make a legally binding statement or affirmation.

How to Certify Copies

Certifying copies as a notary involves verifying that a copy of an original document is accurate and true to the original.

How to Notarize a Document

As a notary public, your role is to verify the authenticity of signatures, the identity of the parties involved, and the legality of the document being notarized.