Grab n’ Go Checklist
Picture ID – Driver’s License, ID Card, Passport, Etc.
Ways to Pay – Cash, Checkbook, Credit Cards
Medical Aids – Eyeglasses, Contacts, Hearing Aid, Etc.
Prescription Drugs – in the containers from the Pharmacy
Medical ID – Medicare, Insurance and Drug Plan Cards
Cell Phone and Charger
Contact Phone Numbers – on a list, if not set up in your cell phone
List of businesses with which you have financial dealings (banks, credit cards, insurance companies, vendors, etc.) and, if you transact business online, their Websites and corresponding Passwords.
Change(s) of Clothes
Toiletries – Deodorant, Toothpaste, Toothbrush, Etc.
Homeowners, auto, flood or renter’s insurance policies
Deeds, Titles, Wills, Trust and other legal documents
Birth, Death, Adoption, Marriage certificates
Stock and Bond certificates
Photos – printed or on digital media
Home inventory – printed or on digital media
Previous year’s Federal and State income tax returns
Military service records
Computer – processor… and the peripherals if you have the time and available space
You must consider…
• Your ability to take your possessions will be limited by available space, and time
• Everything left behind could be destroyed when you return
Think about, and write down those items that are valuable, meaningful, or important to you
Planning ahead could save a lot of heartache later
Review the list occasionally