I married a girl and now she’s asking me to write it on a paper stating that “I will give her 20,000 dollars” and then notarize it. Will this notarized statement make me legally binding to this commitment? Will I be prosecuted in court for this notarized statement? Is this notarized statement legally binding? Is this notarized statement admissible in the court of law?
A notary just checks to see that the people who are signing the document have ID to prove they are who they say they are.
Your wife appears to think that a notarized statement will give some magical power---it does not have any power.
Its the other words on the document, the sentences that express the agreement that matter. If you use the sentence you provided here---the document will likely not be worth the paper its written on.
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