Technology is the Key to Growing Your Mobile Notary Business

Technology has changed loan signing procedures drastically. It is critical for signing agents to understand these changes if they want to remain competitive. We all know that speed and accuracy are paramount. Using technology to achieve these goals will certainly set you apart from your competitors. From finding clients, to completing signings at lightning speed, as well as upgraded billing…

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Should You Form an LLC? Why I Say Yes!

If you’re running your own business, you have likely heard it before: To LLC or not LLC? That seems to always be the question! When you’re working on your own as a paralegal or notary, it’s easy to default to becoming a sole proprietor. The paperwork is rather simple, taxes are easy enough, and there’s no headache with annual filings…

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The Top 6 Habits That Are Preventing You From Growing Your Notary Business

If you’ve been struggling to grow your notary business, then this is for you! Over the years we’ve worked with many notaries, most of whom are experienced, well-educated, and professional. However, we’ve found that despite the fact that they are well-prepared, they do not all deliver an exceptional experience, inhibiting them from growing their business effectively. To help, we’ve identified…

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8 Personality Traits That Make a Notary Great

Do you remember being in high school or college and taking those quizzes to see what career you were best suited for? Those tests would ask about your preferences and personality traits to match you with jobs that best fit your natural abilities.  They were modified aptitude evaluations in their best forms. Well, today we’re sharing what we think your…

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7 Ways to Stay Safe as a Mobile Notary

Mobile notaries often travel alone to meet complete strangers in unknown places. While this may be a necessary part of your job, staying safe while doing so is essential. You never want to be in a situation where you fear for your safety because you encounter hostile conditions. It’s important to have a plan in place to mitigate the situation….

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3 Steps to Encourage Referrals

Referrals are the lifeblood for success in your notary or paralegal business. The more memorable you are, the more people will feel compelled to spread the word about the quality of service you have provided. Here are three effective steps to encourage referrals in a way that aligns with your business and personality. And don’t worry – none of these…

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The Secret Life of a Notary

So you think that being a notary is all about showing up and checking ID? Think again. Despite its laid-back reputation, a life of a notary has many challenges and lots of intrigue. Here are some of the hurdles that a notary has to overcome on a near-daily basis.    “I need it done now.” Most notary appointments are just…

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Notaries: How to Avoid a Business Slow Down

Have you recently found yourself faced with a sudden drop in business? Perhaps you had a steady stream of signings from a notary booking service or a title company and then with little warning, the work seems to dry up overnight. What can you do to protect yourself from this type of sudden decline? Try these successful strategies in building…

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