Notary Public Services: What You Need to Know

A notary public is a public official who is authorized to witness the signing of documents and to verify the identity of the signers. Notary services are often used in legal and financial transactions to help ensure the authenticity and validity of documents.

What does a notary do?

A notary public can perform a variety of services, including:

  • Witnessing the signing of documents
  • Administering oaths or affirmations
  • Attesting to the authenticity of documents
  • Certifying that a copy of a document is a true and accurate copy of the original

Why do I need a notary?

You may need a notary for a variety of reasons, including:

  • To sign a mortgage agreement
  • To sign a will
  • To sign a contract
  • To open a bank account
  • To apply for a loan
  • To get a passport

What are the benefits of using a notary?

Using a notary public can provide you with peace of mind knowing that your documents are authentic and valid. Notarization can also help prevent fraud and identity theft.

We offer our members free notary service at all branch locations (two per visit). Bring the document and a photo ID during business hours and we’ll be happy to notarize it for you. If you’re not a member, there is a small fee.

Veritas FCU is here to help you with all of your Notary needs.  Drop by a branch today!