Just Organize Your Stuff (JOYS) creator Cathy Anderson discusses her unique filing system and paper organization tips with Geralin Thomas.
Tips For Organizing Paper I frequently get questions from people needing help with creating a filing system to organize the mounds of paperwork most of us deal with in daily life. When I named my blog Managing Modern Life®, I definitely had these people in mind. Life is complicated, and even though we have lots […]
Tracking donations of items for tax purposes.
I recently sat down with the folks at Mint.com to discuss the importance of organizing your family’s financial information and important documents. Here are a few of the highlights.
31 Days of Organizing Tips with Geralin Thomas Day 29 – Paper Organizing Tips – Shredding Shred old documents. Any paper with your private information needs to be shredded to protect you from identity theft. Common documents include: credit reports bank statements insurance information medical receipts tax statements If you don’t already have […]
31 Days of Organizing Tips with Geralin Thomas Day 24 – Paper Organizing Tips for Your Mail Set up a mail station. Only check the mail when you have a few minutes to sort through it. Set a small trashcan near your entryway where you can immediately throw away envelopes and junk […]
31 Days of Organizing Tips with Geralin Thomas Day 18 – Book Organizing Tips Book Organizing Tip: Organize your books. Donate, sell or swap books you aren’t going to read. Create a storage system for your keepers. Organize by author, color, genre, size or subject. Pull spines toward the front edge of the […]
31 Days of Organizing Tips with Geralin Thomas Day 17 – Paper Organizing Tips Paper Organizing Tip: Create a system for organizing all the paper in your office and home. Designate specific areas for receipts, mail, and your kids’ homework. For inspiration, check out these ideas and systems on Pinterest. Read more paper […]