4 Steps For Creating A Plan For After You Die

10 February 2020
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Making a plan for your after-life will allow you to control what happens to you when you die. Creating a plan for what happens after your life also makes the process of figuring out what to do with your body and how to memorialize you easier on your loved ones. Step #1: Gather Your Personal Data Together First, you should have a place that your family knows about where you have all your vital personal data stored. Read More …

3 Things You Should Know About Engraving Realistic Images on Gravestones

7 February 2020
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When your loved one dies, if you choose to bury them in a cemetery, you are going to want to have a gravestone created to mark their final resting place. With modern grave markers, you can have the marker custom engraved with not just words, but with realistic images as well. #1: The Image Is Etched with a Laser If you desire to have a realistic image etched onto your loved one's gravestone, you are going to need to work with a laser engraver. Read More …

Need To Plan A Funeral? Top Tips For Reducing Your Costs

6 February 2020
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Losing a loved one is never an easy thing. You may be grief-stricken for years to come, and getting through this challenge will take effort. However, you may need to be in charge of planning the funeral and there are many things you'll need to do. You'll want to find effective ways to lower the costs of this process and knowing some tips to help is vital. 1. Don't embalm the body Read More …

Planning Your Cremation? 4 Ways to Leave Your Loved Ones a Lasting Memory

4 February 2020
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If you're in the process of planning your estate and you want to include plans for your cremation, consider your remains. Once you're cremated, your remains will be given to your loved ones. If you haven't left final requests for your remains, the decisions will fall to your loved ones. Instead of leaving those decisions to someone else, use this time to choose how you want to be remembered. Here are four unique ways you can turn your ashes into something that will live forever. Read More …

Helpful Tips For Pre-Planning Your Cremation

4 February 2020
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Determining your final plans now is not a bad idea. In fact, this might be something that you have already started. You might have already decided that you would prefer for your family to have your body cremated in lieu of a traditional burial, for example. If this is the case, there might still be some additional pre-planning that you will need to do. These are a few helpful tips that can help you along the way. 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.