Archive for June 10, 2018
There are some things that none of us want to think about, and funerals are definitely one of them. The reality is, though, that the steps to planning a funeral are relatively straightforward. Here’s what you need to get started with effective funeral planning that will give you peace of mind for the future.
Every year, two million people in the United States will die. A survey conducted by AARP found that one in every three people have considered at least some of the steps to planning a funeral, and one in four have actually paid for the funeral in advance. This is crucial, because a Harris Poll survey found that nearly 70% of people would prefer to take their own steps to planning a funeral rather than leave it entirely to others, and the only way to ensure that a funeral goes the way you want is to start planning now.
That same survey also found that nearly 90% of respondents felt that a discussion about the steps to planning a funeral would be me