Funerals: A Consumer Guide


Subject:
Death & Dying , Funerals

Description:
This guide discusses the financial aspects of funerals in the U.S. Topics include pre-need planning, the Funeral Rule (enforced by the Federal Trade Commission) which "requires funeral directors to give you itemized prices in person and, if you ask, over the phone," different types of funerals (traditional, direct burial, and direct cremation), choosing a funeral provider, funeral costs, and services and products (such as caskets and cemetery sites). From the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

Publisher:
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/products/pro19.shtm


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