In Part 3 of Digital Assets, the content of electronic communication is only authorized if the Power of Attorney specifically says you can disclose the information or a court enters an order saying it is ok to do so. What is the power of a Trustee regarding a PayPal account moving from an individual into a trust? Can the Power of Attorney or a Guardian get access to the content of emails, PayPal and other digital accounts?
In Part 2 of Digital Assets, learn what happens in different scenarios with digital assets and how it may effect your estate. For example, what happens to your Facebook account, who can control it, can someone change it, what is a legacy contact and does your Facebook page get deleted or memorialized? What about Bitcoin or PayPal account disclosures? Can the personal representative access an email account and its content? These questions and many others are covered in attorney Colleen Carson’s short video below: