How much do notaries make?

Answer Notaries who are certified with one to four years of experience earn a median annual salary of $37,561, according to, as of April 2010. Notaries who are certified with five to nine yea... Read More »

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Notaries & Law?

Commissioned by a secretary of state, a notary public is charged with verifying and authenticating documents and certifying facts. He must act as an unbiased, official witness to the identity of th... Read More »

Notaries Act?

The National Notary Association established in 1957 attempts to improve and modernize notarial laws. The growing demand for safer authentication practices has brought about the Model Notary Act of ... Read More »

Are notaries required to keep a log?

The rules and regulations governing notaries vary from state to state, but most states do require notaries to keep some type of log. Generally, the notary log lists the date, a description of the d... Read More »

Are notaries free?

Most notaries public charge a nominal fee for their services, but many banks, libraries and local government offices provide them for free. A quick Internet search can tell you if your local librar... Read More »