What happens to an account when someone passes away?

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Philydia3
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What happens to an account when someone passes away?

Postby Philydia3 » Fri Mar 11, 2016 4:03 pm

Is the account locked up?

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Re: What happens to an account when someone passes away?

Postby russellhltn » Fri Mar 11, 2016 4:31 pm

Assuming it's connected to a membership record, I'd expect it to be locked.
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Re: What happens to an account when someone passes away?

Postby lajackson » Fri Mar 11, 2016 8:34 pm

Philydia3 wrote:Is the account locked up?

Very soon after the death is recorded on the membership record, the account no longer works. In a case with which I am very familiar, I checked the next day and could not access the account.


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