Digital Afterlife: An Estate Plan For Your Facebook Account

Guest Author: Dr. Gratia Schoemakers, J.D., LL.M.

Did you ever wonder what happens to your digital footprint when you pass away? Well you should, particularly if you are part of the 77 percent of Americans who go online every day. While the internet has made our lives easier by allowing us to access our information with the simple push of a button, it may be difficult for our loved ones to do the same once we are gone.