In Part I of this series, we highlighted the necessity of understanding your service options and the importance of writing down all your personal wishes for your family to have. In Part II, we discussed the need to go over the planning process with your family and decide between a traditional burial, cremation, mausoleum, entombment, etc. Now, in the third part of our series, we’re looking at the financial elements of the process.
While most of us rarely consider our own passing, it can be important take into consideration both the emotional and financial impact it will have on our family. What resources will they have when you’ve passed? How can you act now to prepare them financially for the process so that they are not left with monetary challenges over the long-term future?
Here at First Memorial Funeral Services, we’re one of the most respected specialists for affordable burial services and cremation services in Ottawa. We understand the difficulties in considering the financial elements of burial services in the future. We’re here to help you make the right choices so that your loved ones are protected. It’s important to take the time now to review the costs and to speak with our team so that all elements are included in your thoughts and budget.
The difficulties faced in dealing with the loss of a loved one can be challenging enough without also facing a financial burden. Take the time now to consider prearranging your funeral and our team can help you make the right decisions for you and your loved ones.
Depending on the funeral home you select, the cost of arranging your Ottawa funeral or cremation service can vary widely. For this reason, you should choose to work with a funeral home that clearly communicates pricing, and is open to your questions about cost. A significant benefit of prearranging your services is that it allows you to make decisions that take affordability into account as needed, ensuring your loved ones don’t have to make those challenging choices.
Prearranging your services establishes your specific wishes and choices, but pre-paying for your funeral or cremation services goes one step further. By deciding to pre-pay for your services, you eliminate the financial burden from your family, as well as secure a lower cost that isn’t impacted by future inflation.