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How Long Should You Keep Financial Documents?

When to Stash or Trash Important Papers

How Long Should You Keep Financial Documents?
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Some of us are pack rats by default; we don't know how long to keep what we think are important documents, so we store them in boxes indefinitely. Clueless clutter makes it difficult to find something when you actually need to reference it. Stop storing trash, and get organized when you learn how long you should hold onto certain papers.

Additional reporting by Tara Block

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