Hello, my name is Dave. I live in the U.S.A. It continues to surprise me -the number of people who are not prepared for their final expense, who leave the bills behind for their loved ones to deal with. There are other societies in the world that that have far less resources, yet, are better prepared in the end.
The concept of funeral cover is not new. It dates back centuries, as you may [...]
Burial Insurance News
Who Pays the Final Expense for the Indigent?
It is being reported that there has been a rise in taxpayer funded funerals of late. A function of a sluggish economy, some localities have long covered burials for the indigent populace. That group has seen its ranks swell lately due to higher unemployment in the United States.
One township in Indiana has seen its costs rise for [...]
Affordable Pre-Need Burial Insurance for Senior Citizens
Those people who are over 60 years old and that have some health problems should be thinking about some of the pre need burial insurance opportunities for senior citizens as these can help you a lot, they are easy to qualify for and you can even get them for a very moderate price.
Today’s rates for some of these final expense insurance [...]
Funeral Insurance vs Life Insurance
Some people have wondered about what a battle between funeral insurance vs. life insurance would be like. These are definitely two of the best opportunities to help your family when you are gone and this is certainly something that you need to consider if you care about your family and what will happen when you are not in this world anymore.
For our purposes [...]
Burial Cover Origins
The origin of burial insurance has centuries old Roman and Greek roots where burial clubs helped with the funeral costs of its members. This type of burial cover was designed to assist families of those in ill health with the costs of burial.
It was more often the poor and less-privileged folks who could not afford funeral costs and who would opt for the burial cover.