How much does it cost to become a notary in GA?
How much does it cost to become a notary in Georgia? To become a notary public in Georgia, a notary applicant’s required expenses include the following: (1) a $37 to $42 filing fee to process an application for appointment or reappointment; and (2) a notary seal.
How much can a mobile notary charge in Georgia?
Georgia Notary Fees
The authorized fee is $2.00 for each notarial act. The Notary may, upon request of the person asking for notary service, charge an additional $2.00 for providing a certificate from the Clerk of Superior Court of the effectiveness of the notary commission.
What disqualifies you from being a notary?
The examples include but are not limited to: assault, arson, auto theft, burglary, possession or sale of illegal drugs, embezzlement, forgery, fraud, failure to pay child support or failure to comply with a court order.
Is being a notary a good side job?
Yes, being a notary could be a good side job. Many notary public expressed that they can make a lucrative income on the side as a loan signing agent. They also enjoy the flexibility of this profession. Note that there are different signing services a notary public can conduct.
Is being a notary worth it?
If you are the type of person who enjoys giving back to your community, being a Notary is a great way to support that passion. Many types of people need notarization services but cannot afford them, like the elderly, homeless, disabled and college students.
David Nilsen is the former editor of Fourth & Sycamore. He is a member of the National Book Critics Circle. You can find more of his writing on his website at davidnilsenwriter.com and follow him on Twitter as @NilsenDavid.