Excellent time to tidy up your personal finances
Advice from Vera Gibbons
- Duration 2:55
- Date Mar 12, 2013
Advice from Vera Gibbons
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-- -- -- -- -- Happening here papers pile -- important documents go missing your budget gets outdated.
So while you're spring cleaning your house why not organize your finances well here to help us personal finance expert.
You're given a welcome very good -- I -- I didn't giggle I'm giggling because right -- chat during the commercial right because -- basically -- -- -- I -- a lot of stuff I wait too much stuff and it's so we got to bring -- -- you have also as a receipts in there bit yes.
Get to get with the program -- I mean there's.
Does social person to person payment services that are out there -- CN need paper checks Tony IOUs anymore.
There's all sorts of interesting -- any -- -- your business cards you can scan on us up and it's very easy to sort and to keep things clean and tidy.
And spring right he's still need to credit cards you probably still need your help -- and -- -- -- one that's -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- You can you know creates animal versions and just let me you know -- and a clean out your drawers you never know what's in there right -- range and can no longer have any fundamental value.
Gold -- that about sixteen an announcement when it.
Dump that gift cards you know the average household here has about 300 dollars in gift cards on them at any given time -- I can use them and plan to use them.
One that seldom swap them on a site like plastic dongle or eliminate the middleman and just for the money they're Chrysler to -- -- -- jungle clean Agassi deposit box well sixteen billion in underwriting bonds what we're sitting on and a lot of and -- in the safe deposit boxes.
They have expired they're no longer earning interest they're just sitting there so.
Take him -- see how much there weren't you can redeem them treasury direct -- have a suspect it took treasury direct dot -- to find out -- you have clean out your closet literally -- Yeah you never know it then I mean.
Study ever worn a couple years doesn't fit on size on color whatever it is my -- donated to charity will get a deduction for the fair market value what it will sell for at a thrift store right -- some are just coming out of the cause it's a totally different than.
Clean out your filing cabinets a lot of John gay marriage you're probably right and you probably overwhelmed with paperwork this time a year tax time rapidly approaching here said there's a lot of people -- -- -- like the ATM receipts to receipts for everyday purchases.
Bank statements when do you reconcile reconcile them with your monthly statements told checkbooks check registers providing -- -- for tax purposes and then things like tax documents -- do you wanna hang -- -- obviously.
For three to seven years your marriage license on that stuff the deficit that's if you need to hang -- to -- it definitely there's a lot of just -- such -- cluttering your file cabinets cluttering your life.
Do we -- that.
As -- -- -- overall should you have somebody responsible like you do for somebody else can we get too attached to our stuff -- that's kid yes my mother happens to be.
Collecting a lot different counts are left to go through it if and knowing what I mean that's what we've talked to a -- -- phone number will put up in this great.
We call everyone at home can -- -- -- a -- assist -- give thanks so much.
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