Aaron Notary Appointment Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 69-3002 Miami Fl 33269-3002
Ph: 305-654-8887 Toll Free: 800-350-5161 Fax: 305-493-3339
"THE PROFESSIONAL FLORIDA NOTARY PUBLIC APPOINTMENT COMPANY"
WHAT IS A NOTARY PUBLIC?
A notary public is a public officer appointed by the state government to serve the public in civil or non-controversial matters usually related to estates, deeds, power-of-attorney, and foreign and international business.
WHAT ARE THE POWERS & RESPONSIBILITIES OF A NOTARY?
A notary’s functions include taking affidavits and statutory declarations, authenticate certain documents, administer oaths, provide acknowledgement of deeds etc. A notary also has power of attorney for providing notice to foreign drafts; prepare protest notes & bills of exchange and other official acts as considered by the jurisdiction of the state.
A notary becomes responsible for the authenticity of the notorial act performed. And therefore a notary usually notarizes a person, document or a deed upon a receipt of satisfactory proof of identity or by the notary's own personal knowledge of the person appearing before them. A notary may not notarize their own signature, or that of their immediate family.
WHAT ARE THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO BECOME A NOTARY PUBLIC IN FLORIDA?
An individual 18 years of age of older who is a resident of Florida may apply to become a notary public in Florida. However , another important requirement is to obtain a public bond worth $7500.00 which is a form of insurance given by the notary to client incase of any harm caused to the client if there is any breach of duty at notary’s end. First time applicants should also undertake an essential notary education course online administered & approved by the Government of Florida.
WHAT IS A NOTARY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT STAMP?
A notary acknowledgement stamp is a mandatory seal used by the notaries to notarize documents. Without this stamp, the document is not considered to be notarized. Once you apply to become a notary, you are automatically entitled to receive the Florida notary stamp along with your notary commission if your application is approved.
HOW TO BECOME A NOTARY PUBLIC IN FLORIDA?
1. First, make sure you fulfill the minimum requirements to become a notary.
2. Download free notary forms, fill it out & send it to us directly. For instructions & sources, check out the application to become a notary
3. If you are a first time applicant, you need to go through an essential notary education course which lasting approximately 3 hours online.
4. Once you complete your online course & submit your application, you will receive your notary commission along with the necessary acknowledgement stamp within few weeks, if your application is approved by the government office.
WHAT ARE THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE AARON NOTARY?
Aaron Notary provides complete hands-on information about how to apply for Florida notary public. We supply the necessary application form for you to fill it out and submit online. The submitted application form is then transferred to the government for approval. All the necessary state fee payments are completed along with the application & are usually included in the complete fee charged by the agency.
Processing is usually completed within two to three weeks and once your application is approved, documents and seals are delivered to you by the agency through which you have applied. Notary stamps usually are delivered a few days after you receive the notary commission.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BECOME A NOTARY?
The cost of notary is very nominal. The state fees are fixed by law at $39 and other costs including cost for obtaining $7500 bond, notary stamp, tax inclusions, S &H etc. These costs vary from agency to agency. Aaron Notary offers you complete services for just $69.
WHY IS NOTARY EDUCATION ESSENTIAL?
A notary education online course is one of the minimum requirements you need to fulfill in order to become a notary. The course is designed to give you the information necessary to perform your notarial duties with confidence. A first time application has to go through this essential notary education course whereas others can simply renew their application once they complete the 4 year term.
HOW TO RENEW THE NOTARY APPLICATION?
For Florida notary renewal you need to simply submit your social security number for background check. Fill out the renewal form and send the complete application form to us for notary public renewal Florida