Why the Font Size You Use in Your Contract Matters

Person signing a contract to indicate using a good font size.The font size used in your company’s underlying agreements with other businesses can directly impact the success of your debt collection case. But what happens if the font size you use in your contract is a bit too small?

Well, if all goes well and your customers pay, you should be okay. But, what if the customer fails to pay and you need to pursue litigation, arbitration or mediation?

Then the subject of your mighty small print may become more than just an issue.

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Can’t Access a Notary Outside of the United States?

A map and glasses to symbolize trying to find a notary outside US.You may not have a place of business in New York — or even the U.S. — to bring a debt collection case in New York state. But if you do, like any creditor, you need to submit testimony via an affidavit. Affidavits are sworn statements signed before a notary or apostille. But what happens if you don’t have access to a notary outside of the U.S.? Fortunately, there is another way that does not require an affidavit. Instead, you can submit an affirmation.

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