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A piece of standard equipment in any office is the "In Box". It's extremely important to have a designated place for papers that require your attention. Your home can benefit from this strategy too, so that papers that require action don't get lost in the shuffle. See the "Paying Bills" tip section for an example of using an In-Box for your finances.