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Keeping Paperwork In Order

Keeping Paperwork In Order

These days the majority of young adults organize and keep track of bills, files, and important documents on a computer. Seniors, however, didn’t grow up in the digital age and therefore are likely to have a considerable amount of mail and other papers building up in their homes. This can cause unnecessary clutter around the house as well as causing stress to the home owner. Getting these files in order, especially relevant medical and financial documents, can help ease the mind and reduce stress. Get Help Getting organized can seem like an overwhelming task, specifically if you have to face it alone. Due to the sensitive nature of a lot of these documents, it is important to enlist someone you trust to give you a hand. A family member or caregiver is an ideal assistant in this situation. Our caregivers at Retire-At-Home Toronto are here to provide help and support in any way we can. Our caregivers are trustworthy and caring individuals that can be counted on for thoroughness and discretion in this type of delicate situation. Financial Records A good place to start is organizing bills and other financial documents. This allows you to more easily determine what you have, and what you owe. After going through these files, you will most likely be left with two piles: things you want to keep and things you want to discard. Be sure to shred or destroy any unwanted files that contain personal financial information. For those documents you want to keep, it is a good idea to make copies so you have a backup if something gets lost. Medical...
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