Simple Dos And Don’ts Of Choosing A Loved One’s Headstone

13 October 2020
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A headstone is a way for you to commemorate the life of a loved one and mark your loved one's place in the cemetery for future visits. Unfortunately, choosing a headstone can be overwhelming, especially when you consider all the available options and that you are making this difficult decision during an emotional period. When choosing a cemetery headstone for your loved ones, here are a few simple dos and don'ts to keep in mind. Read More …

How To Help Lessen The Cost Of The Funeral Service You Have To Plan

5 October 2020
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There is a lot to be done when it comes to planning a funeral service and this often causes people to worry about the cost of it all. If you do not have access to unlimited funds, you might have to come up with a budget and find a way to stick with that. This way, you can plan the best funeral services without having to worry about going deep into debt in the process. Read More …

Top Things To Determine When Planning Your Loved One’s Funeral Memorial Service

1 September 2020
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Now that someone close to you has passed away, you have probably had to make a lot of decisions. Now that you are preparing to host their funeral memorial service, there are more decisions that you will need to make, too. These are just a few examples of the different things that you will need to determine when planning a funeral memorial service for someone close to you. Will There Be a Viewing? Read More …

Cremation Or Burial: Which One Is Right For You?

17 August 2020
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Despite the awkwardness of preparing for your own funeral, many people have strong feelings about whether or not they want to be buried or cremated. Sometimes those decisions are made for religious reasons, while others simply don't want their loved ones to go through the financial hassle of a burial. Regardless, if you're unsure about whether or not cremation is right for you, here are a few tips that should help you to make this very important decision. Read More …

Why You Should Use A Memorial Planning Service To Celebrate Your Loved One

28 July 2020
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Losing someone close to you is always rough and some people need more time to mourn than others. Sometimes the very last thing you want to do is go through the experience of having to plan a large funeral immediately after losing a close family member. But today, it is possible to celebrate your loved one's life without having to immediately pour all of your energy into the funeral planning. Today, more and more families are choosing to hire a memorial planning service to give their loved one the send-off into the afterlife that they deserve. Read More …

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New Frontiers In Funeral Planning

The business of running a funeral home can be a somber affair, but that doesn't mean that the funeral industry is static and unchanging. Americans' attitudes towards honoring their loved ones after their passing are evolving, just as they always have. Running a successful funeral home requires a keen eye for these trends so that you can continue to meet the demands of your clients in some of their darkest hours. While traditional funerals will always have a place in American society, our goal is to help you understand why some mourners may be choosing alternative services. We'll provide the practical information that you need to stay on top of changing trends so that your funeral business can continue to thrive through the 21st century.