When we say certificates, it actually refers to more than just the sheets of paper used to show appreciation to individuals or a group of individuals for their accomplishments. Certificates can serve other purposes as well such as record a person’s birth, marriage, or death. And certificates can also be used to certify ownership of a material possession.
Whatever purpose it may hold, certificates are essential documents that may be used as legal evidence. Feel free to check out our website for our selection of Certificate Templates that you can use for both personal and professional reasons.
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Importance of Having a Birth Certificate
- Schools require a birth certificate to allow them to check if the information reported by a child or a parent is accurate.
- A birth certificate is needed when applying for a social security card.
- Getting a marriage license requires the submission of a birth certificate.
- Opening a savings account on any bank requires you to submit certifications, and the birth certificate is one of them.
Importance of Death Certificates
- The survivors of the deceased require death certificates to obtain burial permits.
- Before being able to make life insurance claims, the beneficiaries of the deceased may need to present a death certificate.
- Death certificates contain the person’s cause of death, and this may be used by public health departments to look for patterns that may show them some health problems for a specific demography.
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Importance of School Certificates/Diplomas
- Having a diploma to certify your educational attainment can help you in looking for work and getting a promotion.
- A diploma can also be used if you wish to take your education a step or two further by enrolling in a master’s degree or a doctorate in your field.
- Finishing school and the possession of a diploma can build a person’s self-confidence and develop their feelings of self-worth.
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- These certificates templates have been carefully selected from among the best all over the Internet and were designed by talented graphic artists.
- These templates are easy to access and free to download (by simply clicking on the green Download button below the thumbnail of the template).
- You can choose to save it in various formats such as DOC or DOCX, PDF, or in Vector format depending on which one suits you best. (For the Word and Vector formats, simply open the files on Microsoft Office and Photoshop, respectively. For the PDF format, you may need a licensed software to be able to edit the file.)
- These templates are in high resolution to assure you of clear and legible prints and are fully editable to allow you to easily make all the necessary changes depending on your preferences
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