Pre-paid Funeral Plans : ITV’s Pay Now, Die Later

Last night on ITV Tonight: Pay Now, Die Later journalists uncovered Pre-paid Funeral Plans, showing that many industry leaders are hiding third party costs and are not exactly forthcoming when asked about them. The ITV programme highlighted the key flaws in many industry leaders, like hidden admin fees, third party costs and companies using [...]

By |2018-10-12T13:32:22+00:00October 12th, 2018|What's New|Comments Off on Pre-paid Funeral Plans : ITV’s Pay Now, Die Later

Funeral Prices in Decline

Yesterday news of a price war between Dignity and Co-op hit the headlines. They have finally acknowledged that funeral prices are dropping. While this was no shock to us, this can only be a good thing for consumers. For some time now we have indicated that funeral prices are not rising. If you think [...]

By |2018-09-13T10:41:16+00:00September 11th, 2018|What's New|109 Comments

New Regulations For Pre Paid Funeral Plan Providers

Today the Government announced new plans to impose stricter regulations for pre-paid funeral plan providers. The pre-paid funeral plan industry is not currently regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), but that may change in the near future. Plans are being brought into place to protect grieving families from being exploited at their time [...]

By |2018-06-01T14:52:20+00:00June 1st, 2018|Retirement Guides, What's New|71 Comments

Have you been mis-sold a Funeral Plan?

In my experience of almost a decade in the Funeral Planning industry I have witnessed a number of changes. In recent years the Funeral Planning Market has evolved significantly and hence the reason I have decided to write this article to assist recent buyers or potential buyers of plans in future. A funeral [...]