A funeral can be expensive, and while all our lives will come to an end at some time, not everyone can readily pay for these costly funeral services. An average service could cost over $6,000, and that is even excluding things like the cemetery fees, obituary notices, and flowers.
Unfortunately for many families these costs are often passed along to spouses or children after the death of a loved one, which can be particularly difficult if the deceased was the primary earner in the family and had no life insurance. Not only will your family be suffering from the emotional loss of a beloved family member, they will also have to deal with the financial difficulties of how to pay for funeral costs.
Save your family from misfortune and get a pre-paid funeral in Ogden today.
The average cost of a prepaid funeral
The cost of a funeral pre plan or prepaid funeral is largely influenced by your choices or preferences, age, and location. You should expect a prepaid burial plan to cost around $3,000-$10,000 depending on the type of service that you choose.
Prepaying or getting a pre-paid funeral plan has lots of advantages. Some of those are as follows:
- Avoid rising price
You may think that funeral prices are expensive now, but you haven't seen the worst of it. In less than 10 years they're likely to be higher than ever before! If you pre-pay, you won't have to deal with the rising cost.
- Create a memorial that you like
By prepaying for your funeral, you can plan exactly what you want. It gives you the freedom to choose a befitting memorial that truly celebrates your life.
- Choose quality service
Prepaying and planning your funeral in advance will give you time to research funeral homes in-depth.
UPFRONT AND TRANSPARENT
If you want to avoid the stress of passing funeral costs on to your family, a pre-planned and pre-paid funeral is a great option. At Lindquist Mortuaries and Cemeteries, we have been committed to honesty and integrity in the funeral business for more than 100 years. Our funeral director can help you understand all the potential costs of a funeral and the options you have for paying in advance.
We’ll discuss all of the required charges, your payment options, where your will money go, and what happens if you wish to cancel the contract. Our funeral director will be available to answer any questions you may have.
A SENSE OF SECURITY
All of our funeral homes and cemeteries have been family-owned for five generations so you can feel confident that your investment in your funeral will not be in jeopardy. While the idea of death can be difficult for many people to think about, knowing that you and your family are prepared for the inevitable through pre-planning with a reliable and trustworthy company like Lindquist can help you have a sense of security and peace.
For inquiries about starting a pre-paid funeral in Ogden, contact us today.