This recent local news story is another example highlighting the importance of protecting your digital assets.

When planning for the future and in particular making Wills most people think about leaving the obvious things to beneficiaries, including property, personal items and assets.

Many people do not, however, think about what will happen to their digital assets when they pass away.

Not having an accurately drafted Will could potentially mean your digital assets and any crypto currency you have during your lifetime could potentially be lost when you pass away, depriving beneficiaries from huge amounts of money.

Still story referring to £8million shows there is a huge amount of wealth held in digital assets and it is paramount the correct legal advice is provided to ensure assets end up in the correct hands.