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Overwhelmed With Financial Paperwork?

Ghostwriter264 Wrote: Sep 27, 2012 8:35 AM
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Dear Carrie: The older I get, the more financial paperwork I seem to have. Any tips on how I can organize it for easy access? --A Reader

Dear Reader: The more your financial life becomes filled with things like owning a home, insurance policies, investing accounts and retirement savings -- not to mention income taxes -- the more organized you need to be.

The beauty of today's electronic world is that you don't necessarily have to keep hard copies of every document. But you still need to know what documents you have and where they are, not only for your...