What Happens To Your Online Profile When You Die?

Originally posted on CBS Dallas / Fort Worth:

[worldnow id=7260834 width=420 height=315 type=video]

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – You’re on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram – but what happens to all those profiles when you pass away?  Do you keep them up or take them down – make it a memorial?

Also, who decides what happens to all those profiles you’ve spend years creating and keeping up?

It’s something Eric Allen from Dallas is thinking about, “I like to keep up with my friends and all my family in Canada,” says Allen about being online “If anything we need a will just for our social media accounts I have nothing else of that much value that I need to make a will for.”

Now even the federal government is suggesting to write a social media will so loved ones can control what happens to those online identities.

On a USA.gov page about wills, it suggests appointing one person who…

View original 176 more words

About these ads
Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com. The Adventure Journal Theme.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,076 other followers

%d bloggers like this: