Should I Pre-pay for My Funeral?

By: Tom Gallagher
Friday, August 31, 2018

Most people don’t really take into account that it would be a good idea to pre-plan their funeral. Some people even find it quite uncomfortable to plan their funeral and make arrangements to pay for it. However, we at Nutmeg State Cremation Society have seen there is an imperceptible change in this thought process. Many people are now more open to the idea of preplanning and prepaying for their funeral. Take a look at the benefits of this:

  • When you prepay for your funeral service, your family is less burdened financially. After your death, family members would have to handle a number of different aspects as part of the service. Aside from this, they also need to interact with other family members and ensure that everyone is informed about the death.

    They have to do all the things while they are steeped in grief which can prove to be very stressful. However, if you pre-plan and pre-pay for your funeral, the funeral home will ensure that the entire service takes place as planned.
     
  • When you prepay for your funeral, you have complete control over every single aspect of it. If there is a specific way in which you want the funeral service to be conducted, prepaying is the best way to go. In fact, it leaves no room for disagreement amongst your near and dear ones.
     
  • When you pay for your funeral in advance, that price gets locked in. This means regardless of what the escalations in costs are in the future, your family wouldn’t have to spend anything. Today’s prices will be fixed, regardless of when the death occurs.

At Nutmeg State Cremation Society, we provide comprehensive cremation services and can help you with all aspects of the process so if you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Leave a comment
Name*:
Email:
Comment*:
Please enter the numbers and letters you see in the image. Note that the case of the letters entered matters.

Comments

Please wait

Previous Posts

What’s The Point Of A Funeral?

When someone we love passes away it leaves us in sorrow and having a funeral service fills in certain important needs. It helps us acknowledges that someone we love has passed away and also gives u...

5 Advantages Of Urn Vaults

Collection of the ashes is an important part of the cremation process and you need to decide which receptacle will hold them. Some families prefer to store their loved one’s ashes in their home whi...

How to Write a Condolence Letter

When a person passes away, some people find it difficult to express their feelings or are unable to attend the funeral. A condolence letter expressing your sympathy in a few simple and kind words c...

Grief - What's Normal?

Most people feel confused by their grief when they experience the death of a loved one for the first time. They wonder whether the intensity of their grief is normal. Different people react to grie...

5 Interesting Facts About Cremation

Today, many people are opting for cremations rather than burials and there are a number of reasons for this. While the trend is catching on, many people still don’t know much about cremations and h...

Coping with Grief Over the Holidays

The annual holidays can be a very tough time if you have lost a loved one. Memories of happy times and bonding tend to surface during the holiday season. This may become a stronger reminder of your...

The Importance Of Personalizing A Funeral/Memorial Service

The idea of death as an event to be remembered is replacing the fear factor associated with it. This is increasingly encouraging people to give a thought to personalization -to the type of funeral ...

Digital Life After Death - What You Need to Know

It is common in today’s Internet of Things for your personal life to be closely intertwined with social media accounts, websites, digital conversations, online bank accounts, and online payments an...

Remembering the Departed At Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time that we spend with family and friends. Can this time of year be complete without remembering a loved one who is no longer with us? Someone you love may have passed away ...

Choosing an Urn

Welcome to the Nutmeg State Cremation Society. We offer the best rates for cremation services in Stamford and Fairfield County, Connecticut. We have started out on a mission to make ...