10 04, 2019

3 Tips for Planning Ahead

By |2019-04-10T12:56:46-04:00April 10th, 2019|Plan|Comments Off on 3 Tips for Planning Ahead

Planning ahead is an act of love; it ensures your loved ones won’t be left with unanswered questions or unexpected expenses after you’re gone. But it can be difficult to know where to start with your plans. Follow these three tips to simplify the funeral-planning process:   Talk with your loved ones first. The National Funeral Director’s Association reports that just 21 percent of Americans have talked with a loved one about their funeral. You don't have to do this on your own: start a conversation with your family about your final wishes today. They may be able to help [...]

12 03, 2019

Planning Your Funeral: 4 Things to Know Now

By |2019-03-12T12:21:46-04:00March 12th, 2019|Plan|Comments Off on Planning Your Funeral: 4 Things to Know Now

No one wants to think about life after they’re gone. But the fact of the matter is: death is inevitable. Planning for it now provides peace of mind for you and your family, and it also helps reduce the financial strain on loved ones. Here are four things to know when preplanning your funeral: Decide if you want to be buried or cremated. Burial is a more traditional practice that is preferred by many religions. There are burial options for nearly any budget, including a sustainable "green burial" option. However, the timeline is very tight: burials generally take place within [...]