Sometimes it can seem overwhelming to have to plan a funeral for a loved one, but it’s unfortunately something that has to be done. However, knowing what to expect and the costs associated with funerals may help you make better decisions when the time comes, relieving unnecessary stress. If you will be taking on the payment responsibility, you should know all of the fees that are necessary and optional. Our funeral directors in Birmingham will work with you to ensure that you are completely happy with the service you have organised and that you are not overwhelmed by unnecessary costs.
Pre-paying for a funeral in advance is a good way to ensure that all costs are accounted for and arrangements are made according to a person’s wishes. Doing this means that you will bypass any inflation in the costs of funerals, as they’ll be capped at today’s prices. Many people choose this to not only make sure that all of their requests are met when they are gone, but so that their loved ones do not have to make difficult decisions during an already hard time. Once the time comes there will be no outstanding bills for your next of kin, leaving them without financial worries. Pre-paid funerals can be paid for in one lump sum or in the form of small monthly instalments. All payments are securely placed into a funeral planning trust.
As a family run business, we approach every situation with compassion and offer a personalised service for all customers. We’re proud of the reputation we hold in our local community and aim to deliver the best care and attention. Whether you would like a traditional, non-traditional, religious or non-religious funeral we can cater to your requests. We are members of the National Association of Funeral Directors and the British Institute of Funeral Directors, meaning that you’ll always receive quality service. If you would like to speak to a member of our team regarding any of our services for funerals in Birmingham and local regions, get in touch and we’ll be there for you.