Whether you celebrate New Year or not, did you know that there are some things everyone should do before the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve? Some of these suggestions are simply good ideas, but some portend dire consequences if disregarded. If you don’t celebrate New Year, you can do lots of useful things and ring in the new year with clear mind and house.
1. Donate unused items
Comb through your closets. This is the last day to qualify for charitable tax deductions. On April 15th, you’ll be glad you went to the trouble to clean house on New Year’s Eve. If you don’t find anything to donate, consider writing a check to your favorite charity.