As the weather cools down and we begin to make plans for holidays with our families, it can be hard not to miss those who are no longer with us. While it can sometimes be overwhelming to remember those we’ve lost, it is also a beautiful reminder of how much they impacted our lives. Below…
The average cost of prepaid funeral plans depends on a variety of factors. Two of the most important factors that will affect the final price of your prepaid funeral plan are the funeral home you make arrangements with and whether you choose burial or cremation. Depending on the final disposition method you choose and the funeral provider you make arrangements with, you can pay anywhere between $950 to $15,000.
Rather than shying away from planning ahead, know what to look out for so you can make the best decision for yourself and for your family. Read on to understand the benefits of prepaid plans, mistakes to avoid when planning ahead, and questions you should make sure to ask your funeral home before making any purchase.
For centuries, Jewish law, or Halachah, has mandated that burial in the ground is the only acceptable option for Jewish families when caring for a loved one who has passed. Yet today, despite tradition and continued opposition from some in the Jewish community, many Jewish people are choosing cremation instead of – or as part of – traditional burial.