There are a lot of costs that are directly related to being cluttered and disorganized.
According to experts, chaos in your environment can eat up 3 hours of your time every single week
when you hint and search for missing papers and other documents. Lack of organization can not only harm your finances but it can also affect your health.
Poor health or disease is much more serious than simply being stressed.
A few years ago, one of my clients hired me specifically because she discovered that she had overpaid more than $70K in taxes
to the IRS because her papers and receipts were not organized!
Like my client discovered, not organizing your paperwork wil actually cost you money,
whether it is actual dollars like my client and her tax return but actual hours!
And as we know time = money.
Time is the one thing that is in finite supply in our life. It is our most valuable commodity and one we should protect at all costs.
As a Board Certified Professional Organizer, I watch many of my clients experience guilt and lose sleep every night
because they just can’t seem to get a handle on their paper piles. They know that something super important has slipped through the cracks in their piles but they can't seem to figure out what they need to do about it.
Chaos in their environment has created havoc in their mind and they become overwhelmed and exhausted
trying to remain clear minded.
There are many hidden reasons why people are disorganized and live in cluttered surroundings.
It could be that they are avoiding something, and I don’t necessarily mean housework!
This is the perfect opportunity for you to confront the cause of your clutter which almost always begins with paper piles.
If you’re committed to fix this - and do it quickly - then...