Today, end of life expenses, such as those incurred for funeral services, can be extraordinarily high. Due to the high cost of funeral services and the hardship that this may put on loved ones, more people are choosing to prepay for their final arrangements.There are a number of advantages to the prepaid funeral, but there are some disadvantages as well. When you prepay for a funeral you can rest assured that everything is done and in place and your family will not be faced with making difficult … [Read more...] about Should You Prepay for a Funeral Plan?
It’s a fact of life that there are unscrupulous individuals in the world who make their living as scam artists and some prey upon the elderly, even to the point of committing fraud when it comes to funeral planning. Elderly as Targets for Scam Artists The FBI warns that senior citizens, in their definition those born between 1930 and 1950, are frequently the targets of fraud schemes. The FBI points out that people of those decades were taught to be polite and possibly trusting and may be … [Read more...] about Yes, There’s Funeral Fraud