TED is talking about death
More and more people are beginning to realise that talking about, and planning for, the end of their own lives can really make things easier for their loved ones when the time comes. This growing trend is covered in one of the most popular online lecture series, TED Talks.
Death simulator lets you experience what it's like to be cremated
Thrill seekers across the world get their kicks from bungee jumps, rollercoasters, haunted houses and scary movies. At the Window of the World theme park in China’s Shenzhen, however, people are quite literally scaring themselves to death…well sort of.
Why choose an independent funeral director?
In recent years, high street stores across the country have been affected by the economic downturn. But in an age where many independent businesses are still struggling to survive, Golden Charter is championing independent funeral directors.
Power of Attorney - It's your decision
New York or Las Vegas? Ketchup or brown sauce? Train or bus? Every day we make simple decisions such as where we go on holiday, what we eat and our method of travel. But what happens when we are no longer able to make these decisions? With a Power of Attorney you can appoint someone to take decisions or make actions on your behalf, should you become unable to do so.
Funeral plans worth banking on
The growth in technology is allowing us to come up with new, easier ways to purchase products and services, such as online websites and mobile apps. Now a South African bank, First National Bank (FNB), is offering funeral plans through nearly 6,700 of their ATMs.