I really enjoy finding stuff.
I really hate filing stuff. (I believe I’ve mentioned that a time or two…or ten…in previous posts, lol.) Hence, I’d made (the unfortunate) decision to go digital in my filing system a couple of years ago. Of course, I kept all of the documents I had currently, as well as any new paper documents obtained from the courthouses or other places. I dutifully scanned those documents, and numbered them using reference number by document type. For example, all death certificates were numbered, beginning with the first certificate, which was DEATH 001, and the next DEATH 002, and so on. The paper copies were kept in a binder of death certificates, and the electronic copies were kept similarly. It seemed to make sense at the time. I stopped printing things I’d found online, and only saved those items electronically.
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