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5 Tips To Reduce Paper Mail Clutter

5 Tips To Reduce Paper Mail Clutter

I know it might be hard to remember, but there was a time before email. A time when correspondence had to be delivered the old fashioned way, with pen (or typewriter) to paper. And a time when mail was actually something to look forward to getting.

These days, however, all mail has become an annoying chore. We deal with email all day at work, and then come home to boxes full of bills and junk mail. With the pervasiveness of social media, who sends thoughtful notes or love letters? Life is very busy and I admit, with all my organizational goals, there are some weeks where my mail pile grows larger than I would like it.

But to help keep that from happening, if I am disciplined, these 5 tips help keep my mailbox from overflowing and overwhelming my already hectic schedule.

5 Simple and Quick Steps to Organize Your Mail

5 Simple and Quick Steps to Organize Your Mail

Organize mail coming into your home or office and take a huge first step toward getting a handle on the paperwork clutter in your life. Six days a week you have to deal with it. The mail. Sometimes it is a trickle. Most times it is a stack. And it is almost always JUNK! Mail is the engine that keeps the paperwork motor in every home churning. The unfortunate truth is mail can get out of control very quickly.