Millions of pounds worth of cryptocurrency have been lost forever because owners have died without leaving a contingency plan. According to a 2020 study by the Cremation Institute, nearly 90 percent of all cryptocurrency owners are worried about what will happen to their crypto when they die but fail to make provision so it is not lost forever.
Digital assets are often overlooked when making a Will, unless someone prompts you to think about them. Some digital assets have a monetary value. Others don’t, but may have sentimental value – family photos for example.