If you have a computer, laptop, mobile phone (or any internet enabled device) with a password to ‘protect it’ you should consider telling it to someone. This can help ensure that the content on the device (such as photos and videos) are easily accessed and passed down should anything happen to you.
Passing on passwords and backing up your files
If you are the only person who knows what your passwords are there is a high chance that any photos saved on the device will not be accessed and will be lost upon your death. Password protecting devices like computers and laptops is a relatively new problem that has occurred.
If you own a computer or laptop you may be interested in reading our guide on how to backup the files (like your photos and videos) onto an external hard drive. Once backed up you can pass on your photos and videos today to ensure that they are not lost tomorrow.