Upon my death, delete: how to plan your digital legacy

Remember the old adage that the only thing we can rely on are death and taxes? Well it seems we’re getting things even more complex in a digital world where what happens to your data might matter well beyond your demise.


While it is a morbid thought, taking stock of your digital life and planning what will happen when you’re no longer there to log in is critical to ensuring that your information can be easily and responsibly taken care of. Whether you want your information destroyed, stored or memorialised, many tech platforms now offer options for handling users’ data after death.