These are the steps to be prepared in case of a major emergency or death of a loved one. Make sure to include yourself. It's easier to know your wishes before it's to late. 1. Checklist - (Pg. 29 of book) This is a quick view of what to do, who to call, and how to plan if someone passes away. 2. My Personal Request - (pg. 30 of book) Copy and give to ALL family members. This is a great way to communicate your final wishes. Make sure to be as specific as possible so there is n
Once you have collected you items, begin putting them in one of the six file folders. Throw out old papers as you go. You may find other information not listed on previous steps, but go ahead and include those in the in your files too. This is just the basic steps to get your life organized. Some families will have more or less than others, and that is ok. Make sure to put your original files in folders then in a fire proof box or lock box. The Emergency file- is the first on
Gather the following things to include in your box. 1. In your files keep an extra copy of house and car keys. 2. Take digital photos of the outside of your home, and inside of your home to include all belongings in case your home is destroyed. Save these photos on a flash drive or CD.