Why take out a funeral plan?
There are many different reasons why people choose to pre-arrange and pre-pay for funerals. Often it is because they are concerned about leaving their family with the worry of arranging a funeral at a time of deep distress.
Not only is there the burden of cost to be considered, but let’s be honest, how many of us ever sit down with our close family and friends and discuss what we’d like to happen in the event of our death? Do they know the answer to questions as fundamental as your preference for burial or cremation? Wouldn’t you prefer to take the uncertainty out of the whole process?