Long Beach Mobile Notary blog of The Document Diva. Feel free to contact The Document Diva for all of your mobile notary and Apostille needs @ (562) 314-4319.
|Posted on October 3, 2019 at 2:55 AM|
|Posted on September 14, 2019 at 6:10 PM|
A loved one going to jail creates a handful of unexpected problems and stress. Not only is the American legal system complicated to navigate; it is also costly. And because someone is incarcerated does not mean that their financial obligations stop. Thankfully, there is a provision in the law that p...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 27, 2019 at 3:30 PM|
Losing a loved one is one of the most traumatic events anyone can experience. Along with the emotional turmoil, there are often legal affairs that have to be settled. Moreover, if there is no will the decedent's heirs may have to go to probate court to divide the estate. Thankfully there is a way to avoid the headache and exp...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 19, 2019 at 3:30 PM|
You took the notary class, studied for the test and passed the background check, so what's next? First of all, congratulations on becoming a notary! Passing the notary test is not always easy, so you’re to be commended. You’re now an official officer of the state. Who knew that one day people would pay you for your signature?!
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|Posted on January 11, 2019 at 7:50 PM|
The new year brings a lot of excitement and expectation as to what is to come. Many people take this as an opportunity to set goals they want to accomplish in the coming months. One of those goals should be to review, or put in place, an estate plan.
In California alone, ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 2, 2019 at 3:15 PM|
One of the best feelings in the world is finding money you didn't know you had. Whether it's on the street or in the pocket of an old pair of jeans, finding money feels like you have won the lottery.
Did you that you can quickly check online to see if there is any unclaimed money being held by the state in y...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 29, 2018 at 11:35 AM|
Have you been asked to get a California Apostille for your document that is going out of the country? Initially, when people hear the phrase apostille, they are confused because they are unfamiliar with the term.
An apostille is a state or federal authentication that allows the document to be sent from one country to another without an...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 28, 2018 at 3:20 PM|
A power of attorney allows an agent appointed by the principal to sign on their behalf if they are unable to for some reason. The most common reason I come across is due to sickness.
Commonly I am called to hospitals or convalescent homes because a patient's sickness or injury has reached the point where they need someone to m...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 14, 2018 at 2:55 AM|
Even though I've been a mobile notary for over ten years, I still run across people who have never heard of the service. They know what a notary public is, but their interaction with one has been limited to walking into a bank with their document to have it notarized. Thankfully, I've been able to introduce many happy clients to my services.... Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 24, 2017 at 5:30 PM|
Effective January 2017, the California notary per signature fee increased from $10 to $15 for the first time in over 20 years! That's a 50% increase which is the highest raise I have ever received; when I worked for Corporate America my largest increase was only .35!
Hopefully, other states will follow suit because across the country the notary fee var...Read Full Post »