Every year it seems a list of the most popular funeral songs from the last 12 months is released.
Dealing with death is never easy for adults, but for children, loss can be inexplicable and, in many cases, life-altering.
As social media helps to raise awareness of the environmental impact of funerals, the popularity of eco-friendly alternatives has exploded.
Pre-paid funeral plans are an often cost-effective way to make financial provision for your funeral service in advance.
A number of high-profile celebrity funeral services, which were pre-planned, have highlighted the importance of making arrangements in advance.
The pre-paid funeral plan market is ever-changing and the level of service required differs greatly from person to person.
Personalised funeral services have made headlines recently as an increasing number of people opt for alternative approaches.
There is evidence to suggest that some funeral plan providers are promising consumers that they can have the funeral director of their choice without having an agreement in place with the firm.
One of the most unfavourable practices in modern sales and marketing among consumers is cold calling, i.e. receiving unsolicited calls from salespeople trying to sell you something.
Pre-paid funeral plans seem to be everywhere at the moment and it might be that you too are considering making financial provision for the cost of your own funeral.
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For those interestes in exploring different memorial options for ashes, here are some ideas.