Widow's Blessing: Woman Discovers A Forgotten Safety Deposit Box Of Her Late Husband After 18 Years
Safe-deposit boxes are remnants of old days when documents couldn't be registered electronically. People were unable to invest in stocks and only relied on profiting off physical assets rather than intangible ones.
Nowadays, banks are eradicating this method of preserving personal holdings. Police raid at Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Ltd revealed that many individuals are hiding away big chunks of wealth to avoid taxes. There is also a risk of giving criminals a mute getaway. In vaults below ordinary streets are columns of locked containers loaded with secrets and treasure.