First things first, what is a Notary Public?
A Notary Public is an individual appointed by the state of California to witness the signing of various documents. A Notary Public helps to ensure that the parties signing a legal document are doing so willingly
What types of documents need to be notarized?
Some legal documents must be notarized. Certain affidavits, real estate deeds and other documents may not be legally binding without proper notarization. In other cases notarization is recommended to add a layer of security against fraud or breach of contract.
The more important your document is the more important it is to have notarized.
Commonly notarized documents
Documents that transfer one persons assets to another. Such as Wills, Deeds and Trusts. Medical Documents are also commonly notarized. Living wills for example. These documents can often dictate what medical treatments will be allowed. They can also give detailed instructions to be carried out in the event of an emergency
- Mortgage Grant Deed
- Deed of Trust
- Limited or Durable Proof of Identification
- Power of Attorney
- Quit-claim Deed
- Warranty Deeds
- Vehicle VIN Verification
- Child Custody Agreements
- Adoption Papers
At Business Connections a Red Bluff Notary Public is always available for walk in appointments and mobile services. Call 530-527-6229 or stop in during our normal business hours.
The materials on this website are for information and educational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Contact a private attorney if you need to speak to an attorney regarding your particular situation.