Thursday, June 26, 2014

Planning an Eco Friendly Funeral

Planning a funeral is never exactly a fun experience, but whether you are thinking ahead for your own service, or organising the burial of a loved one, you'll no doubt realise the importance of having a service that reflects them as a person. After all, this is the time to celebrate life and to get closure, and it can be comforting to create a service that is personal to them.


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Natural coffins

For some people the thought of shiny mahogany coffin just doesn't suit the kind of service that they want, and therefore the popularity of woollen coffins and more natural options is on the rise. It can make for a much more attractive and unique option, and you can be safe in the knowledge that a tree hasn't been cut down for the occasion.

Friday, March 28, 2014

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Friday, March 21, 2014

Coping with the Sudden Death of a Loved One

There’s nothing more devastating than the sudden death of a loved one; a child, parent or sibling, a partner or spouse, or a long-time friend.

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Coping with death – particularly sudden death that doesn’t provide family and friends with time to prepare for their passing – isn’t at all easy. However, there are methods that can help you cope with the sudden death of a loved one, including the following.

Friday, February 28, 2014

How Do You Prepare for Your Own Funeral?

Preparation is everything—this is true for most things in life. While we cannot fully prepare for every single heartache or loss, every accident or unpleasant event, every disaster or emotional upheaval—for every single experience, for every death—even that of our own—we can take steps to ensure that when the time comes, we’re financially prepared and that our families are spared the further stress and emotional burden of having to hunt up funds just to pay for our medical and funeral bills.


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So if you’ve got a mind to ease the burden and grief your family is going to suffer through—in the event that they lose you—here are a few of the things you need to remember:

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Funeral Costs and Expenses: How to Keep Them Under Control

The death of a family member is a sad occasion for many families. Living family members have to take care of funeral arrangements and this comes with some financial pressure.


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A life insurance plan can help cover some of the costs of the funeral, which is helpful for surviving members of the family. However, not everyone is covered by a life insurance plan and in such cases, remaining family members will have to deal with the expenses of the funeral, on top of their insurmountable grief.