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PREPAID FUNERAL REVIEW MOURNS THE LOSS OF INDEPENDENT ADVICE AND

PRESENTS A DYNAMIC NEW SOLUTION Before we get to that, this extract from a speech by the Head of the Prudential Regulation Authority contrasts so strongly with the presscriptive approach of the FCA, it makes you wonder how two UK Regulators can have such totally different outlooks. ” Woods went on to discuss the regulator’s …

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Funeral Planning Authority on FCA Overkill

Making of Legislation to Move Regulation of Funeral Plans under the Remit of the FCA The FPA Board notes that Parliament has now signed into law the necessary legislation to begin the process of moving funeral plan regulation under the remit of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The legislation sets a defined 18-month time period …

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Funeral Inflation – More Than DOUBLE General Inflation

Funeral Inflation – More Than DOUBLE General Inflation! Funeral inflation rose by 6% on last year as almost a fifth of people struggled to pay. That is more than double the general rate of inflation of just 2.6%. Funeral plans on that basis are stunningly good value, says the Prepaid Funeral Review. Sun Life says …

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