Score the perfect new place with Dropbox at your side

Moving into a new home can be exciting. You get to arrange your furniture in different ways, get rid of a lot of stuff you don’t need, and explore new neighborhoods. But finding that new rental can be stressful — especially as you juggle paperwork and tour schedules, all while racing against other interested renters. To make this all more manageable, try using Dropbox to organize your next apartment or house hunt.

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How to use Dropbox to make tax time easier

No one likes to do taxes. But with April 15 right around the corner, folks in the US are running out of days to procrastinate — and it certainly doesn’t help if you have a big pile of tax-related papers to process or send to your accountant. This year, instead of getting overwhelmed (or misplacing an important document), consider using Dropbox to help. Here’s how.

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Discovering and archiving decades worth of writing: How 89-year-old Marvin uses Dropbox

My grandfather, Marvin, is a lawyer by trade but a creative writer at heart. At 89 years old, he’s written over 50 pieces — but over the years, many of them have gotten lost in filing cabinets and piles around his house. With his newly created Dropbox account ready to go, we set out to find, scan, and archive all of his writing. His work now has a single home that keeps it safe, and we were even able to self-publish many essays, poems, and short stories on his newly created website by sending shared links to a web designer across the country.

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