****In light of the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic and the importance of social distancing, I will temporarily cease conducting notary appointments, including loan closings, from March 17, 2020 until further notice.  If the situation warrants, I will re-evaluate according to the governmental guidelines.  Thank you for your understanding. Stay safe and well.***   


All fees for general notary work are due when services are rendered, no exceptions.  

I will accept payment by cash, Apple Pay, Zelle, Venmo, or Paypal.  No checks accepted! 

Pursuant to California Government Code sections 8211 and 8322, a notary may charge the following fees for reach notarized signature:

Acknowledgement, including the seal and the writing of the certificate $15
Oath/Affirmation to one person  $15
Executing the jurat including the seal $15
All services rendered in connection with taking a deposition, and:     $30
-Administering the oath to the witness    $7
-Certificate to the deposition $7
Certifying a copy of a power of attorney under Probate Code section 4307 $15

The above fees are in addition to travel/time fees, which are subject to change and may increase or decrease depending on location and time.  All notary and travel fees are agreed upon in our initial conversation, and are due at the time of service.  

Zone 1 $35-45:  City of Clearlake. Any outlying areas, such as Lily Cove,  Gooseneck, start at $40.  
Zone 2 $45-75: Any areas outside of the City of Clearlake, including Kelseyville, Lakeport, Upper Lake, Cobb, Loch Lomond, Middletown, Hidden Valley. 

Discounts provided on three or more notarized signatures! 

***Notary publics are prohibited form charging to notarize signatures on vote by mail ballot identification envelopes or other voting materials. We are also not allowed to charge for notarizing signatures to a United States military veteran’s application or claim for a pension, allotment, allowance, compensation, insurance, or any other veteran’s benefit. ***