30 Jun

Underwriting Q&A: What types of identification may a notary rely upon in performing an acknowledgment notarization?

TEXAS A:            Section 121.005 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code governs the type of ID that can be accepted by the notary public. Sec. 121.005.  PROOF OF IDENTITY OF ACKNOWLEDGING PERSON.   (a)  An officer may not take the acknowledgment of a written instrument unless the officer knows or has satisfactory evidence that the

24 Jun

LATEST NEWS: First National Title Insurance Company Adds Staff to Western Regional Division

PLANO, TEXAS – Dallas based First National Title Insurance Company (FNTI) added three industry experts to its growing footprint in the western United States. Brian Phillips will oversee the company’s growing Western Region Division. Devin Storms will serve as the western agency representative and Kim Whitlock will make an immediate impact as title production services

15 May

AGENT SPOTLIGHT: Championship Title

James L. Anderson started Championship Title of Austin, LLC, just over two years ago, but he is not new to the title industry.  He grew up in the business working at his father’s title company in Rockport where he did odd jobs until his father put him in the plant as a young teen to