Personal Identifiable Information (PII)
Information that directly identifies an individual (e.g., name, address, social security number or other identifying number or code, telephone number, email address, etc.) or by which an agency intends to identify specific individuals in conjunction with other data elements, i.e., indirect identification.
Personally Known to Notary
A form of identity verification that relies on personal knowledge. On the Notarize platform, signers who can be identified through personal knowledge do not need to complete KBA or Credential Analysis. However, they must still upload an ID as additional assurance of their identity.
Power of Attorney
A notarized form that grants a person the legal ability to act on behalf of another person in a limited capacity.