The economic problems with cryogenically freezing your body
Published in Financial.
Are you looking forward to one day preserving your freshly expired body with cryoprotective fluids and waiting for revival, decades or centuries in the future? Several cryopreservation companies cater to this option, but how does one fund this process?
Cryopreservation is not just for the rich — the money necessary is often garnered through a life insurance policy. But what happens when things go wrong? Let’s take a look at a cases of bodies prematurely thawed for financial reasons, the investments needed to maintain preservation, and what might be worst fate of all…undergoing cryogenic revival with no money to your name.