Are we making some space in those closets, kitchens, or whatever spaces you’re working on? Are you sticking to the list that you made of all the areas you wanted to go through?
This week, I want to encourage you to look at your paperwork…..not fun, I know, but the reality is, we’re always going to have mail and paperwork coming in the door, so it’s best to have a system set up! I’m not going to dive into explaining the system yet (I’ll let you wait for a later date on that!) ,but for now, I want you to simply start with the paper with the GREATEST IMPACT, like the pile on your kitchen counter.
Grab a recycling bin and shredding bin and start being realistic about what you ACTUALLY need to keep. Here’s a checklist from the IRS website of exactly how long you need to keep certain paper.
What are you most frustrated about when dealing with paper?