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Keep or Throw Away? Your Important Documents

Tax time always makes me motivated to reorganize my important documents, especially when I'm knee-deep in a pile of random papers that make it harder to find what I need. I'm vowing to stop getting lost in my financial records by following a timeline for holding on to them. Do you know how long you should keep certain files? Take the quiz!

Keep or Throw Away? Your Important Documents

Which of these documents does NOT need to be kept for life?

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amber512 amber512 5 years
I had no idea about the settled collections account. Never had that issue before!
bluebellknoll bluebellknoll 7 years
6/7. Sad thing is that I have a pile of old bills I need to toss but just haven't got around to doing it. We're talking about stuff that's 10 yrs old!!!
RoaringSilence RoaringSilence 7 years
Hahah I'm supposed to be sorting my paperwork right now :)
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