WAXX Brainstarter: Fri 02/10/20- $50 in Casino Ca$h

Q: According to a new study- When it comes to THIS- Over 50% of Americans would be considered a “hoarder”…. What are they hoarding?

A: Digital Files— 52% of people are “Digital Hoarders”

And 33% are holding onto stuff that’s more than 10 years old.  Here are four more quick stats on our inability to let go of our digital junk . . .

The #1 reason we won’t delete files is we’re worried we might need them someday.  Not wanting to let go of old “memories” is #2.

24% of people would be embarrassed if someone went through their digital stuff.  Especially all the embarrassing pictures they never deleted.

On average, about 25% of your storage is devoted to old, unnecessary files.