Notarization is the official fraud-deterrent process that assures the parties of a transaction that a document is authentic, and can be trusted. It is a three-part process, performed by a Notary Public, that includes of vetting, certifying, and record-keeping. Notarizations are sometimes referred to as "notarial acts." Above all, notarization is the assurance by a …

Electronic Notarization

Electronic notarization (e-notarization) involves documents that are notarized in electronic form. The notary and customer both sign with an electronic signature, and both the notarial certificate and the notary seal are attached to or logically associated with the electronic record.