Wandering in the Digital Data Desert

Galto, Jon J.
April 2008
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr2008, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p40
Academic Journal
The author discusses the importance of organizing personal and financial records and the implications of digital data desert. He introduced his own estate game plan where it gathers together in one place the basic financial, accounting, and insurance information in administering the estate plan. He shares a story that relates to the problems posed by electronic data storage. He implies the need of an immediate action to preserve the contents of an online account. He also talks on the importance of "The Well-Organized Life," a three-ring binder on steroids, on storing needed information.


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