Blog Archive: June 2016

Exciting news from EP Headquarters: We raised money, giving us more resources to continue our mission of making sure everyone has a plan in place. Here's the full press release:


Everplans Secures $6.4 million in Series A Funding

The end-of-life planning website looks to expand its distribution to financial services organizations and employers

Longtime news agency Associated Press deemed Everplans a tool that makes dealing with death easier for those left behind.

In a recent story they touch on the broad range of life-areas we cover in addition to referencing our Professional platform:

California Governor Jerry Brown’s End of Life Option Act went into effect on June 9th, which allows terminally ill patients to request life-ending medication from their doctors provided they meet the following criteria:

  • Two or more doctors have agreed the patient has six months or less to live
  • Patients must be able to swallow the medication themselves
  • Patients must put their intentions to take the medication in writing 48 hours beforehand

California is the fifth state to permit this option at the end of life, joining...

The financial information site examines technology's role in making end-of-life planning more accessible.