Michigan Notary Bond Requirements

Michigan Notary Bond

Michigan notaries public are required to obtain a $10,000 surety (Michigan Notary bond) and file it at the office of the county clerk in the county where the notary will be appointed. The cost for these types of surety bond ranges around $50 for a six-year time frame.

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Michigan State Id for Children

Michigan State ID – Children

Michigan State ID can be provided by the Department of State and serves as a legal identification card for children in a standard and enhanced versions. The enhanced Michigan state ID for children card is a federally approved document that allows your child to re-enter the U.S. when traveling by land . . . → Read More: Michigan State Id for Children

Michigan Enhanced drivers license

Need a Michigan Enhanced Drivers License

Michigan Enhanced Drivers License is a legal document that serves as an identification and helps meet your border-crossing needs. It is a federally approved document that allows you to re-enter the U.S. when traveling by land or sea from Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean.

Michigan Enhanced Drivers License Eligibility:

You must be . . . → Read More: Michigan Enhanced drivers license

Michigan Driver Responsibility Community Service

  Michigan Driver Responsibility Fees

The Michigan Treasury is sending out letters to residents who qualify for a new program allowing them to perform 10 hours of community service instead of paying off certain driver responsibility fees. This program was created when Governor Snyder signed Public Act 283 in September. This program applies to motorists who were . . . → Read More: Michigan Driver Responsibility Community Service

Michigan Businesses Have to Provide Health Form

Health insurance exchanges open

Health insurance exchanges are scheduled to open Oct. 1 when Obamacare will begin to take full effect.

Most small businesses, with 50 or fewer full-time employees, are not required to offer health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Businesses with more than 50 full-time employees are required to provide . . . → Read More: Michigan Businesses Have to Provide Health Form

Michigan Drivers Can Avoid Points to Record

Michigan Drivers can now avoid points

Michigan Drivers will be able to avoid first traffic violation because the Secretary of State will not make the points or information from the ticket available to insurance companies for Michigan drivers who successfully complete the BDIC through an approved sponsor. This is an online course that allows . . . → Read More: Michigan Drivers Can Avoid Points to Record

Michigan Secretary of State Express Service

Michigan Secretary of State Express Service

Secretary of State offers a number of services that can be completed online. Michigan residents will now be able to complete many transactions online that previously required visiting a branch office, including:

* Renew or replace standard state driver’s licenses and ID cards. For most transactions and online service . . . → Read More: Michigan Secretary of State Express Service

Michigan Insurance Fraud

Michigan Insurance Fraud Authority needed in Michigan:

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau reports Michigan has more insurance fraud claims than all but two states California  and Texas. Michigan is the only no-fault state that does not have a fraud authority. Michigan has fraud laws, but currently operates without the ability to pursue people who commit fraud. . . . → Read More: Michigan Insurance Fraud

Michigan price Scanner Law starts on September 1

Michigan price scanner Bill of Rights

The new Shopping Reform and Modernization Act, or Scanner Law, requires that most items on store shelves be clearly displayed with the price; by signage, electronic reader, price sticker, or any other method that clearly and reasonably conveys the price to a consumer in the store at . . . → Read More: Michigan price Scanner Law starts on September 1

Drivers license in Michigan Updated

Drivers license and state id cards are updated in Michigan The basic look of the new license and ID card includes an intricate line pattern and outline of the state of Michigan with the Great Lakes.

If a person has joined the Michigan Organ Donor Registry, a red heart symbol and the word “Donor” . . . → Read More: Drivers license in Michigan Updated