How to choose a coffin
Coffins have had a place in funerals for thousands of years and still play an important part in most funeral services. The huge range of coffins available means that it is possible to consider your loved one’s final wishes, from eco-friendly materials to custom colours and designs.
What happens to your Facebook account after you have gone?
As of March this year, Facebook has reported almost 2.4 billion active users in a world with a population of around 7.7 billion people. Facebook users are probably younger and wealthier than the global average, but with more than 20 million people dying worldwide during 2019 so far, it’s a safe bet that a good number of the deceased are on Facebook.
How to put together your ‘Rest in Peace’ folder
It has been known as a ‘Death Dossier’, a ‘Life Book’, or simply a ‘Rest in Peace Folder’. No matter what name it has been given the purpose remains the same, keeping important information and documents in one place to prevent the need to hunt for them.
Can you be sure your funeral costs will be covered?
A pre-paid funeral plan is an ideal way to plan ahead for your funeral. With funeral prices rising faster than inflation and interest rates, there is no guaranteed that money saved in other ways will pay the costs of a future funeral.
What is a grief journal and how does it help?
Grief is one of the most powerful emotions we experience as humans and it can be very difficult to discuss a loss with others. Writing is a tried and trusted method for helping people come to terms with the sorrow they feel at the death of a loved one.