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Naming Conventions: How to Name Digital Files & Photos

Naming Conventions: How to Name Digital Files & Photos

Are your digital and scanned photo collections growing larger by the moment? Do you wonder how you’ll find important files in the event of a family emergency? If you have a sizable collection of pictures and documents on your computer or the Cloud, file naming conventions can help you scan and find files easily, reduce […]

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5 Easy Ways to Digitize Your Life After Divorce

5 Easy Ways to Digitize Your Life After Divorce

After a divorce, it’s not easy to reboot our lives while being present for our children and loved ones. We need the right tools in our toolbox to care for ourselves, get things done, and communicate with our ex as little as possible. Simple, Stress Free Ways to Digitize After Divorce Here at OXO Digital […]

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Organizing Your Life During and After Divorce: How to Take the First Step toward Peace of Mind

Organizing Your Life During and After Divorce: How to Take the First Step toward Peace of Mind

If you’re struggling to pick up the precious pieces of your life during or after a divorce, you are not alone. Divorce is hands down one of the most emotionally painful and devastating family circumstances anyone will experience. In fact, the toll that divorce takes on our physical, mental, and emotional health, not to mention […]

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6 Unexpected Benefits of Organizing and Digitizing Your Photos

6 Unexpected Benefits of Organizing and Digitizing Your Photos

Some of the benefits of organizing and digitizing your photos are obvious, like that overstuffed closet of shoeboxes that desperately needs a makeover. What you may not know, however, is there are several additional advantages to scanning and backing up your family photos that make a bigger impact on your life than merely ridding yourself […]

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Preparing for the Worst: A Millennial’s Guide to Your Digital Legacy

Preparing for the Worst: A Millennial’s Guide to Your Digital Legacy

Busy young professionals rarely think about end-of-life planning. As such, we are often unprepared for the worst, leaving loved ones to pick up the pieces in the event of a tragedy. What’s more, an unexpected loss means it’s more difficult for family members to preserve our memories and keep our online accounts safe. A generation […]

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Saving Your Kids’ School Keepsakes & Artwork: Five Steps to Get Organized and Preserve Memories

Saving Your Kids’ School Keepsakes & Artwork: Five Steps to Get Organized and Preserve Memories

Cotton balls, popsicle sticks, finger painting, oh my! The works of art from our budding “Michelangelos” are their pride and joy – and our precious keepsakes. But when every swing of the refrigerator door creates a snowfall of glitter, and every turn of the head is greeted with orange, bigheaded smiling people and handprint turkeys, […]

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Leave Your Kids the Memories – Not the Mess!

Leave Your Kids the Memories – Not the Mess!

How Parents Can Help Their Children and Families Organize Forever Memories Today It’s a painful and emotional journey – organizing and downsizing an aging or departed parent’s home – or alternatively, consolidating family memories for your kids and grandkids before any adversity occurs. Unfortunately, it’s also a trying, troubling experience that almost no family will […]

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American Preservation Week & Preserving Our Memories

American Preservation Week & Preserving Our Memories

Travel to virtually any town or city across America, and you’ll find a museum, library, or historical society celebrating our rich and illustrious history. From national institutions like the Smithsonian, to small, local curations and heritage sites, Americans are proud of their communities and culture. The vast amount of heirlooms and relics are proof. According […]

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In Case of Emergency: How to Get Digitally Organized for Your Loved Ones

In Case of Emergency: How to Get Digitally Organized for Your Loved Ones

“Family is not an important thing. It’s everything.” – Michael J. Fox Family is the most precious part of our lives. After the work day ends, our evening activities wind down, and our friends head home, family is always there to support us, strengthen us, and stand with us, through our greatest – and toughest […]

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3 Steps to Organizing Photos and Vital Info for Your Loved Ones

3 Steps to Organizing Photos and Vital Info for Your Loved Ones

Organizing our most precious photos and documents for safekeeping is a task that seems to be on everyone’s to-do list – but faced with the demands of everyday life, these projects often fall by the wayside. Tackling piles of old family photos or hunting for wills and insurance info can be emotionally draining, so we […]

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