Color can help you organize anything; the possibilities are endless! Utilizing color can have amazing results without significant effort. Simple – just the way we like it. Even your kids can begin to learn organizational skills through using color. You and your family will be pro organizers in no time.
We all have different types of documents that are important. They take up space and can be a pain to organize. Now that technology has advanced with electronic pay, it can be even more confusing knowing what to keep and what to discard. Many people wonder how long they should keep certain documents. Use this as a guide to keeping and discarding documents that you may not know what to do with or how long to keep.
Spring cleaning is the time to donate your unused or unwanted household items. Just because an item is no longer useful to you, doesn’t mean it isn’t useful to someone else. Here are a few steps to donating items you no longer wish to keep.
Start by deleting any unnecessary or repeat files. Go through EVERYTHING. This will give you an opportunity to see what you have. People typically save too many random files, which causes clutter. Get rid of as much as possible right away.
It’s Tax Season! Its time to get out all the papers you have been shoving into boxes all year out and sort through them. (Unless of course you have been following this blog, in which case you are extremely prepared J)
With warm weather and tax season fast approaching its time to organize your basement. Organizing out of the way areas such as basement storage rooms help prepare for organization in other areas of the home. With tax season fast approaching, having an organized storage area will allow you to create useful and easily accessible storage solutions for your files that you don’t need to store in your office. Additionally, it will allow you to review what you do have and get rid of any unnecessary clutter.
Lets talk about your office. Tax season is right around the corner – is your office ready?
Do you have all your paperwork in the right places? Can you find all of your receipts? How much time does it take you to find everything? How much time SHOULD it take you to compile your tax information?
Filing taxes – we do it every year, and every year it becomes a big ordeal. This year – make tax season less complicated by using some of our simple solutions. These solutions may take you a little more time this year to complete, but I assure you, if you stick to them it will make your future tax seasons a BREEZE.