Imagine this: You’ve lost your phone. Or maybe, it was your keys. Could’ve been your chapstick. Doesn’t matter.
Anyway, you lost something you need, and you’re scrambling frantically for it. You dig in the bottom of your purse, you raid the junk drawer in you kitchen (yes, we know you have a junk drawer), and you check both the glove compartment and the center console in your car.
You know what you probably did find? Wads of receipts. Which only makes you more frustrated. They feel like hoarded trash. And in this moment of desperation, you want desperately to to shred them to pieces.
In the name of all that is holy, don’t toss those receipts! Tax season is approaching. You will definitely need them. If you missed any spots where you usually hide your receipts, go get them. As you move them from one messy pile from another, filter out your non-business receipts. Then make sure you have the following supplies: