What should you do with all those old business records that you store in file cabinets, boxes, and stacks in the corner? Do you have to keep them forever?

Of course, the answer is no. Last winter my husband and I went through the papers from his contracting business and pitched the records that I had insisted he keep. He's been retired for about eight years, and he wanted to get rid of that stuff. Did I let him throw everything away? Well, despite the fact that I'm really paranoid about throwing...

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