GoodTrust, a Menlo Park, Calif.-based digital life and legacy service, raised $5M in seed funding.
The spherical, which introduced complete funding raised to this point to $7.5M, included Moxxie Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Concrete Rose Capital, Bling Capital, Synetro Ventures, Azure Capital Companions, Alumni Ventures, Primer Holdings, Gaingels Community and Lane VC, in addition to Nikesh Arora, Margo Georgiadis, Scott Levitan, Arjan Dijk, Tony Fagan, Jori Pearsall and Gopi Kallayil.
Based by former Google government and “dying tech” pioneer Rikard Steiber, GoodTrust is a digital life and legacy platform that helps households set up their digital lives at the moment and put together their on-line belongings for the day they go away.
Along with a direct-to-consumer enterprise, GoodTrust affords its service as a profit to enterprise companions within the insurance coverage, monetary, funeral industries, in addition to to worker or member organizations like AARP’s Rewards program. GoodTrust has already partnered with many industry-leading manufacturers.
The corporate affords a complete suite of estate-planning instruments together with the power to create a free will, funeral directive, sturdy monetary energy of legal professional with extra directives coming in early 2022. Broadly, its options embody a Digital Vault, Free Will and Directives, Digital Executor service, and significant methods to share Life Tales.
Within the GoodTrust Digital Vault customers can retailer entry to essential accounts, paperwork, social media, pictures and gadget passcodes. The corporate additionally helps customers handle the net accounts of a cherished one who has handed away through a Digital Executor service.
GoodTrust affords revolutionary instruments to boost and protect tales and recollections via animated pictures (GoodTrust Reminiscences and the brand new Singing Portraits), messages despatched through a “digital time capsule” (Future Messages), and extra to come back, in addition to a complete information to end-of-life planning and quite a few articles to assist folks be taught extra about their distinctive wants and handle their digital life and legacy.