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31 01, 2019

Review of Golden Leaves Funeral Plans

By |2019-02-14T19:19:03+00:00January 31st, 2019|Funeral Plan Providers, Funeral Planning, Funeral Plans|Comments Off on Review of Golden Leaves Funeral Plans

Everything you need to know about Golden Leaves funeral plans before you decide to buy Based in Croydon Golden Leaves have been offering pre paid funeral plans for 35 years.  They also use the brand From50 Funeral Plans from  Golden Leaves. They offer 6 different funeral plans : Copper, Bronze, Zinc, Silver, Gold and Platinum with varying levels of funeral services and cover.  Some plans guarantee to cover the costs of the cremation others don't.  There also offer 3 different payment options : a single lump sum, monthly instalments over 1 to 5 years and an insured option that offers a fixed monthly payment that you make until you are 90 years old.  Not all payment options are available for all of the different funeral plans. All this does mean that there is a slightly bewildering number of choices available to you if you want a Golden Leaves funeral [...]

5 04, 2016

Review of Perfect Choice Funeral Plans

By |2018-08-26T18:09:08+00:00April 5th, 2016|Funeral Plan Providers, Funeral Planning, Funeral Plans|Comments Off on Review of Perfect Choice Funeral Plans

Plan Name : Basic Third Party Costs : No Allowance Funeral Director's Services Simple coffin Hearse No Limousine Transport to crematorium only Preparation and care of the body Collection of deceased within 25 miles Guidance on the registration of the death Not Included Bereavement advice (excluded) Tailor-made plans available Overseas plans available Minimum age 18 years Read More Apply Now Plan Name : Simple Third Party Costs : £1,150 Allowance Funeral Director's Services Simple coffin Hearse No Limousine Transport to crematorium only Preparation and care of the body Collection of deceased within 25 miles Guidance on the registration of the death Not Included Bereavement advice (excluded) Tailor-made plans available Overseas plans available [...]

30 03, 2016

Review of Golden Charter Funeral Plans

By |2019-06-10T19:42:42+00:00March 30th, 2016|Funeral Plan Providers, Funeral Planning, Funeral Plans|Comments Off on Review of Golden Charter Funeral Plans

Golden Charter works on behalf of over 3,300 Funeral Directors across the country. They offer 4 plans; Base (which doesn’t cover any third party costs at all), Standard, Select & Premier. Even the Premier only includes an allowance towards 3rd party fees and therefore doesn’t guarantee to protect your family from additional costs at the time of your funeral. All 4 plans include a basic will though. These plans are at the pricier end of the market. Plan Name : Base Third Party Costs : No Allowance Funeral Director's Services Simple coffin Hearse No Limousine Transport from home to church and crematorium Preparation and care of the body Collection of deceased with 15 miles Guidance on the registration of the death Use of Chapel of Rest Not Included Bereavement advice booklet Not Included [...]

29 03, 2016

Review of Dignity Funeral Plans

By |2019-06-10T19:42:32+00:00March 29th, 2016|Funeral Plan Providers, Funeral Planning, Funeral Plans|Comments Off on Review of Dignity Funeral Plans

Dignity is a British run company providing funeral services to families across the UK. They are a large funeral provider – in 2014 they conducted over 65,000 funerals and they have more than 1180 funeral directors throughout Britain who are either owned or approved by Dignity. Dignity pride themselves on providing a caring, compassionate and professional service to all the families they serve and in their customer survey in 2014, 98% of their customers said they would recommend them. Dignity claim to be the first funeral provider in the UK certified as a carbon neutral service (but Co-Operative Funeral also make this claim!) Dignity offer 3 standard plans (Amber, Pearl and Diamond) and they guarantee the cover all the costs for cremation services, except Doctor’s fees. (Currently, apart from in Scotland, Doctor’s fees are payable for signing the cremation form but legislation is expected to stop Doctors having to sign [...]

28 03, 2016

Review of Co-operative Funeral Care

By |2019-06-10T19:42:25+00:00March 28th, 2016|Funeral Plan Providers, Funeral Planning, Funeral Plans|Comments Off on Review of Co-operative Funeral Care

The Co-operative Funeralcare is a large UK Funeral Director with over 900 funeral homes nationally and a further 300 funeral homes who operate on Co-operative Funeralcare’s behalf. Part of The Co-operative Group, they have been around in UK communities for over 150 years. Co-operative are committed to providing a personal, professional and respectful service and according to their own 2014 customer research, 98% of their clients would recommend their services because of their commitment to providing the best possible care. Co-operative Funeralcare also claim to be the first UK wide carbon neutral Funeral Director (though Dignity make a similar claim!) One of the key benefits of the Co-operative Funeralcare’s prepaid funeral plans is that they guarantee the cost of all the services included in their plans, including fees known as “third party” charges that are outside of their direct control. Many other funeral plans offer allowances towards 3rd party fees [...]

27 03, 2016

Review of Avalon Funeral Plans

By |2019-06-10T19:43:12+00:00March 27th, 2016|Funeral Plan Providers, Funeral Planning, Funeral Plans|Comments Off on Review of Avalon Funeral Plans

Avalon is a UK based company, established over 25 years and has offices across Europe. Avalon offer 3 set funeral plans; Balmoral, Highgrove and Windsor Way. These plans don’t guarantee to cover all costs though as they only include an allowance towards 3rd party costs (or disbursements) and tailored plans as well as the option for joint plans, where the plan can provide a funeral for either of the joint plan holders). As part of their tailored plan range, they offer a veterans plan and a football plan for Huddersfield Town football fans. Plan Name : Balmoral Third Party Costs : £1,000 Allowance Funeral Director's Services Basic coffin Hearse No Limousine Transport to crematorium only Preparation and care of the body Collection of deceased Guidance on the registration of the death Not Included Not Included Bereavement [...]