The Difference between Digital and Electronic Signatures

Electronic signatures have been legally recognized since the year 2000, but people still confuse the terms “e-signature” and “digital signature” as being the same thing. Whether a signature is electronic, digital or wet, the intent is the same. These three forms of signature indicate that the person signing agrees toRead More

Exploring the Benefits of eSignatures: #1 – Time Savings

What motivates businesses to go paperless? Surprisingly, it usually has little to do with the paper itself. Rather, it’s the intangible costs associated with paper that drive them to go digital. Among the greatest of these costs, is time. Questions like “How can we speed up our enrollment process?”, “HowRead More

Advantages of Electronic Signatures Over Ink on Paper Signatures

On June 30th, 2000, the President signed into law the federal Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act – also known as the E-Sign Act, which gave electronic signatures the same legality as hand-written, “Ink on Paper” signatures. Since then, there has been an explosion of signature capture devicesRead More

The Push for Paperless: Objection #3 – Document Quantity

More and more companies are starting to “think green”, both in terms of saving the environment and saving a few greenbacks as well. And as they are actively integrating these sustainable methods they are beginning to see the value to implementing paperless processes that reduce waste and improve efficiency. PartRead More

The Push for Paperless: Objection #2 – Software Support

More and more companies are starting to “think green” both in terms of protecting the environment and saving a few greenbacks as well. And as they are actively integrating these sustainable methods they are beginning to see the value to implementing paperless processes to reduce waste and improve efficiency. AnRead More

Specialty eSignature Solutions: There’s a Pad for That!

Need a signing solution for a trade show kiosk? There’s a pad for that. Are you a salesperson in need of on-the-go signatures? There’s a pad for that. Need extra special fingerprint security, flush-mounting, or the ability to see a full page document when signing? Yep, there’s a pad forRead More

A Guide to the Pricing Gap in eSignature Capture Devices

Have you ever wondered what causes the large price ranges between esignature capture devices? You are not alone! One curious reader posed the question “What am I getting by buying a more expensive esignature pad model?” It comes as no surprise that, for some businesses, cost is almost always aRead More

The Push for Paperless: Objection #1 – Industry Need

More and more companies are starting to “think green”, both in terms of saving the environment and saving a few greenbacks as well. And as they are actively integrating these sustainable methods they are beginning to see the value to implementing paperless processes that reduce waste and improve efficiency. PartRead More

Back to Basics: What Purpose Does a Signature Serve?

From its early roots in Rome, using a signature to certify documents has evolved much throughout history. Today we use signatures daily for tasks as simple as buying our morning coffee on credit or as complex as sealing the deal on a large company merger. But what are we reallyRead More

Tier 1 Support

At The eSignature Source, we strive to provide an online experience that is informational and easy to use. We will provide “Tier 1″ support to individuals and businesses throughout all levels of the buying process, from those in the first steps of learning about electronic signature to those who areRead More