AARP Telephone Town Hall on Decluttering



Full Event

Highlight Clips

How long do I need to keep all my original applications for Medicare? Can I throw them away? How long do you keep end of year bank statements?
How long do I keep all of my aunt's paperwork? She has passed away and I was her representative.
What should I keep in my emergency file box?


AARP hosted this Access Live event to discuss de-cluttering and organizing important documents. Matthew Paxton, Clean up expert, and Mindy Godding, Certified Professional Organizer joined the call to provide expert advise and recommendations on how to de-clutter, and spoke about the impacts that COVID has had on this issue. Hosts discussed the FAT system (File, Act or Toss) and how to implement ways to get rid of unnecessary paperwork and stay organized.