I have a sheet feed scanner and shredder on their way from Amazon in the hope of going paperless for my home and business paper work. For those that have done it, have any issues arisen due to being paperless (providing information to Tax inspectors/Accountants comes to mind but I suspect there maybe others)?
I too have strive to live in a land free of paper. I am not sure of the environmental benefits when offset with all the electricity I use, nor am I convinced that it dramatically increases my productivity. I do it cause it is one of those geeky things that I like to do.
Kind of like those folks that go overboard trying to get the highest mpg.
Anyway what have I learned?
I'm currently trying this too. I use:
Remember there's a space-time trade-off: personally I find scanning stuff takes too much time: scanned statements etc. will generally never be referred to again unless a problem arises, so I don't need them instantly accessible and just file the paper copy.