Good morning, NNN Readers - Mainstream media news for notaries is slow today...start your morning learning a few new tech tips and finding out about notary journal errors and how to avoid them. You'll also learn how apostilles are used by criminals. Don't miss the timely and timeless words of wisdom by retired attorney Hugh Nations.
All of these stories were handpicked from from one of the best issues of the AAN's Notary Digest.
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HERE'S A GLIMPSE to get you started:
The electronic age was supposed to give us more time and less work, but it seems like the opposite has occurred! These websites may give you
electronic solutions to common time-devouring issues.
MAIL LETTERS FROM YOUR COMPUTER
Do you need to write a letter, but don’t have a stamp and envelope? Or maybe your printer eats envelopes and you don’t have time to deal with it?
Writing a letter to a client, non-paying client, or your mom has never been easier.
Mail a Letter http://www.mailaletter.com/FAQs.aspx
Postal Shout http://www.postalshout.com
SEND UNIQUE GREETING CARDS TO CLIENTS
For a few dollars, send clients personalized greeting cards that they will notice.
This site has a stockpile of customizable cards for all business and personal occasions. (Warning: Once you get started, it may be hard to
Moon Pig http://moonpig.com
CASH FOR SMART PHONES
Is there a shelf in your office full of gadgets that you’ve replaced with newer models? Sure, you’ve been meaning to donate them to charity, but now you can sell the gadget painlessly and send the cash later. Save yourself a trip!
Check out these sites if you want to get quick money for charities, your college kid, or to pay down a credit card.
Buy Back World http://www.buybackworld.com
Need a way to sign up with a site temporarily, but don’t want to receive spam forever after? Maybe this site can help.
10 Minute Email http://10MinuteMail.com
REMOTELY FIX A COMPUTER
Do you groan when the phone rings on the weekend? Are your parents, aunts, cousins, and grandparents calling you every Sunday afternoon
begging you to “quickly” help them figure out a computer problem?
If you can’t tell them no, ignore the pleading emails, and mute the rings of repetitious phone calls, you may be able to handle these family computer problems faster using an app in Google Chrome. If the link below does not work, the beta remote tool can be located by doing a quick search
Google Chrome Remote Beta http://tinyurl.com/chrome-remote
PERK UP YOUR WEBSITE
Are you trying to rebrand your business? Do you need something to freshen up the look of your website? The logos and other items produced by the sites below can spice up the look of your website. Save time and create it from your own desktop.
Create Funny Logo http://createfunnylogo.com/
Logo Ease http://logoease.com
Site Pal Virtual Hosts http://sitepal.com
Other topics for great notary reading in this issue of the Digest:
- Avoiding Fancied Obstacles - INTERVIEW WITH HUGH NATIONS
- Suspended Because of Notary Journal Errors
- Criminal Use of Apostilles