Tips on Signing a Document
Whether you're buying a home or settling a lawsuit, it's essential that you know how to sign a document. Signing your name to a binding document unknowingly or without an understanding of the document's contents and intent can be a costly mistake. If you are inexperienced at signing legal documents, enlist the help of a knowledgeable family member, close friend or legal counsel to assist you in making well-informed choices about the types of legal documents you sign.
Notary Disclaimers: A notary public or other officer completing the notary certificate verifies only the identity of the individual who signed the document to which this certificate is attached, and not the truthfulness, accuracy, or validity of that document.