Insurance Based Plans

Insurance Funeral Plans SLAMMED by Daily Mail & Which?

The Daily Mail & Which? Slam Insurance Funeral Plans “The insurance funeral plans that pay out LESS than you’ve saved” goes the headline.   The implication of the article is that insurance funeral plans are poor value and you would be better off saving in a building society. There is certainly an element of truth …

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Funeral Insurance

Funeral Insurance Plans Funeral insurance is not the same as a prepaid funeral plan. With normal life insurance, you might have to undergo a medical exam, while “funeral life insurance” companies will not subject you to that.  Some insurers load (increase) the premiums OR don’t pay out until you have survived – typically – 2 years. That makes …

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Life Insurance Funeral Plans (Over 50 Plans)

Life Insurance Funeral Plans (or Over 50 Plans) Funeral Life Insurance plans (or over 50 plans)  are widely advertised on TV, in magazines and direct mail.  They look good for older people as a medical or medical evidence is not required before taking one out so your health and age don’t matter. But if you watch …

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Golden Leaves The State of the Funeral Plan Market: Is Critiscism Well Founded?

(This is an interesting article – what it doesn’t emphasise is how important it is to get Independent advice on funeral plans – and we don’t think there is anyone who can match us in that respect!) The State of The Funeral Plan Market. Some openly aired criticism of the funeral planning industry is fair, …

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