The topic of funerals may be taboo and may not be the easiest thing to talk about, but pre-planning can actually give your family some type of peace of mind. They will not have to worry about the planning stages while they are grieving; and, they will not have to worry about where the money will come from to pay for the funeral. Here are some things you can do to pre-plan your funeral.
When my mom passed away, my dad and I were charged with the task of planning a funeral that everyone would love. Unfortunately, this would prove to be a difficult task, since many of my mom's relatives didn't speak English. We mulled over what to do, and we decided to meet with the funeral director for a few tips. He told us a few ideas for how to make the experience easy for everyone to understand, and we implemented his suggestions. It was incredible how much easier it made things on the day of the funeral. Read here for more funeral arrangement tips so that you aren't left stressing about more than you need to.