Pre Paid Funerals

Pre Paid Funeral Plans

Pre Paid Funeral Plans are a pre arranged agreement, setting out all of your wishes about your funeral and locking in the cost at todays prices.  There are several key advantages to this type of Funeral Planning.

  • Ensuring Your Wishes are adhered to.

Planing ahead, considering all your options ahead of time, ensures that what you would ideally like to happen, actually happens.

  • Removes Planning Burden Away From Family.

Sitting with a Professional Consultant who can guide you through all the decisions and document them will mean that your family does not need to worry about getting things right. With only 1 in 5 having any idea, this removes a big burden from them.

  • Protect Family against Un-reputable Companies

It is an unfortunate fact that when family members are left to arrange a loved ones Funeral ~when they themselves are in distressed and emotional state ~ Many encounter unprofessional companies that do not give the care and attention they need and then charge more than they should for their services. You can and should stop this from happening.

  • Ensuring Your Wishes are adhered to.

Planing ahead, considering all your options ahead of time, ensures that what you would ideally like to happen, actually happens.

  • Removes Planning Burden Away From Family.

Sitting with a Professional Consultant who can guide you through all the decisions and document them will mean that your family does not need to worry about getting things right. With only 1 in 5 having any idea, this removes a big burden from them.

  • Protect Family against Un-reputable Companies

It is an unfortunate fact that when family members are left to arrange a loved ones Funeral ~when they themselves are in distressed and emotional state ~ Many encounter unprofessional companies that do not give the care and attention they need and then charge more than they should for their services. You can and should stop this from happening.

  • Removes Financial Burden From Family

By detailing what you want to happen, Paying in advance and locking in todays costs, you remove the worry and burden of financial strain on your loved ones.

When left to pay for your Funeral,  94% of Families have to find a way to pay for their loved ones Funeral, 70% go into Debt, 16% have to sell their belongings. You can stop this.

  • Future Proofing 

When you arrange a Pre Paid Funeral Plan. You are ‘locking in’ todays prices. This means that you potentially save thousands of pounds.  With a Government confirmed average 6 to 9% annual increase in Funeral costs, your savings are often more than what you pay for the plan.

  • Peace Of Mind

By taking care of your own Funeral, ahead of time the release of weight from worry is palpable. Removing a weight from both your shoulders and your loved ones. You will be relieved and happy to be able to tell them that you have taken away all the stress, worry and financial impact of paying for a funeral.

  • Removes Financial Burden From Family

By detailing what you want to happen, Paying in advance and locking in todays costs, you remove the worry and burden of financial strain on your loved ones.

When left to pay for your Funeral,  94% of Families have to find a way to pay for their loved ones Funeral, 70% go into Debt, 16% have to sell their belongings. You can stop this.

  • Future Proofing 

When you arrange a Pre Paid Funeral Plan. You are ‘locking in’ todays prices. This means that you potentially save thousands of pounds.  With a Government confirmed average 6 to 9% annual increase in Funeral costs, your savings are often more than what you pay for the plan.

  • Peace Of Mind

By taking care of your own Funeral, ahead of time the release of weight from worry is palpable. Removing a weight from both your shoulders and your loved ones. You will be relieved and happy to be able to tell them that you have taken away all the stress, worry and financial impact of paying for a funeral.

Pre Paid Funeral Plan Cost Savings

The savings costs of using a Pre Paid Funeral Plan are never the stand alone reason for taking advantage of them. However it is still worth consideration, since you have to pay for your Funeral at some point, why not secure the cost when you can get it at its most efficient price? It makes complete sense.

You will also be quite surprised by just how much more the savings are, by acting early, than if you leave the same amount of money in the bank.

The table across shows how your money can work much smarter. Figures are estimated at the lower end of the Government reported annual increase at 6% instead of 9%. They show that within 10 years you can literally save you and your family over £3,156.

Choosing A Funeral Plan Provider

Its clear to see that there are many benefits to both you and your family when using Pre Paid Funeral Plans. We strongly suggest using an Independent to advise you, but what should you be looking out for ?

  • Are they a Registered Provider?
  • Exactly what does Their Plan cover?
  • Does the plan meet all your requirements?
  • What additional costs will there be?
  • Is your money Protected?
  • Are your funds kept in an Independent Audited Trust?
  • What support do they offer to your loved ones?
  • Do you want or need payment options?
  • Are monthly payment options Interest Free?
Main Consideration

If you follow these pointers and research the answers you should be kept safe. It is very important to ensure that your Plan does what you expect it to, otherwise its worthless.

Advantages Of Using An Independent Advisor

 

As with most things you have a choice of how to sort your funeral plan out. We would strongly recommend the benefits of using an independent to help you plan your Funeral, Look at your options and introduce you to a reputable supplier.

  • You benefit from straight, clear advice on all options, rather than what an individual company offers.
  • The recommended Provider and Plan will meet all your wishes and safety requirements.
  • Complete Peace of mind. Knowing your Funeral, your Family and your plan costs are protected.
  • Independent advice costs you no more, each provider pays exactly the same, irrespective of whether it comes from its own consultant or an independent advisor.

Independent Advice means you get the best available for you. Not just what the Direct Supplier can offer.

Assured Estate Planning, is solely committed to you and your family.

We Offer the very best Independent service, hassle free effective advice, helping you choose exactly what’s right for you.

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