Having a Notary Public you can trust to deliver exceptional service is important when handling important legal documents. You need someone who is going to be professional, punctual and knowledgeable in the processes involving notarial acts. An important part of a Notary Public's job is to collect sensitive identifying information from you prior to completing a notarization. This information is used to verify your identify and is recorded in a notarial journal, which all California Notaries must maintain. These journals must be kept in a secure location with the Notary Public at all times. Notaries are, indeed, held to a high legal standard when handling your information. Our Notary Publics are knowledgeable in the California Secretary of State's guidelines, and best practices when it comes to handling your sensitive information.