Similar to golddigger
, someone who anticipates or actively exploits another's death as a means of making a profit.
Coined in Ministry's 2012 album "Relapse"
The ghouldigging record company quickly extended their rights to Michael Jackson's work following his post-mortem sales boom.
John Smith's purchase of a life insurance policy shortly before his wife's murder caused the public to heavily suspect him of being a ghouldigger.