Funeral Rule For Consumers

When We Lose a Loved One

Grieving family and friends, when under great emotional stress, are confronted with dozens of decisions that need to be made quickly for a loved ones funeral arrangements. Funerals rank among the most expensive purchases many consumers will ever make. Most funeral providers are professionals who strive to serve their clients needs and best interests. But some are not so…

The Federal Trade Commission Enforces “The Funeral Rule” Fortunately this federal law makes it easier for you to choose only the goods and services you need and want. One of the funeral rules is:

*The funeral provider may not refuse, or charge a fee to handle a casket you bought elsewhere.

For more detailed information click on the FTC link below:

Federal Trade Commission