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1 08, 2022

Does Medicaid Pay For a Portion of the Cost of Cremation?

2022-08-01T19:01:58+00:00

No, Medicaid does not pay for the cost of cremation. Instead, Medicaid resources typically cover only specific medical expenses. (Contact a licensed Medicare sales agent to learn more about the medical coverage you can receive from Medicare Advantage and other programs.)

Even though the Medicaid program does not cover end-of-life costs, it can help you save money for final expenses. Keep reading to learn how. In some situations, there may be state or local help available to pay for funeral expenses.

Does Medicaid Pay For a Portion of the Cost of Cremation?2022-08-01T19:01:58+00:00
23 05, 2022

What Is a Cremation Society? Learn All About Cremation Societies

2022-05-23T17:01:11+00:00

Did your loved one share that they wished to be cremated upon death? If so, you will have a less difficult time than many families when planning their end-of-life services. After all, knowing the preferred method of disposition is a major part of the planning process.

Additionally, if you are making your own final arrangements, you may be looking for affordable cremation services for after you are gone. One benefit of planning ahead for such eventualities is that you feel no qualms about trying to save money on the process. Unfortunately, sometimes families left to make arrangements after their loved ones have died aren’t as vigilant at shopping around to find low-price cremation options.

What Is a Cremation Society? Learn All About Cremation Societies2022-05-23T17:01:11+00:00
23 05, 2022

Choosing a Cremation Casket: Everything You Need to Know (2022)

2022-05-23T17:01:01+00:00

You probably know that cremation is the preferred method of disposition for most Americans. However, you may not have an understanding of the process. Before you click away, please understand that we will not be discussing the details of the cremation process. Instead, this will be a simple discussion of the types of cremation and the utilized containers.

Choosing a Cremation Casket: Everything You Need to Know (2022)2022-05-23T17:01:01+00:00
23 05, 2022

Tips for Finding an Affordable Crematory Near You

2022-05-23T16:34:30+00:00

Please accept our condolences if you recently lost a loved one. Even if the death was expected, it’s hard to say goodbye to those we love.

Even though death and grief are different for everyone, you may have a lot of thoughts rushing through your mind as you think about what comes next – especially if the deceased did not make their final wishes known. You might think about contacting a local cemetery or funeral home. However, your previous experience with the local funeral provider in your area may cause you to worry about the financial burden that a big funeral bill would cause.

Tips for Finding an Affordable Crematory Near You2022-05-23T16:34:30+00:00
14 01, 2022

Cremation Ashes Ideas: Where to Put Ashes of Loved Ones

2022-01-14T20:19:39+00:00

End-of-life decisions are extremely personal. If your loved one didn’t leave a plan behind giving details on what to do with cremation ashes, you might be struggling to decide the permanent resting place for your loved one’s remains.

Please allow us to help. Here are some cremation ash ideas – some you may have considered and others that might be new to you.

Cremation Ashes Ideas: Where to Put Ashes of Loved Ones2022-01-14T20:19:39+00:00
15 11, 2021

The Crematory Process: Behind The Scenes of Cremation

2022-01-14T20:20:26+00:00

Not every person is strong enough to face their mortality (or the mortality of a loved one). We understand. The cremation process, funeral planning, and end-of-life choices aren’t something that you’ll probably bring up at your next dinner party.

But the problem is that everyone reading this article will die at some point. Unfortunately, many die without leaving behind an end-of-life plan. We want to help you by giving you a gentle description of the crematory process. We hope that this information will help you make an informed decision regarding your (or a loved one’s) method of disposition.

The Crematory Process: Behind The Scenes of Cremation2022-01-14T20:20:26+00:00
20 09, 2021

Tree Cremation: Planting a Tree with Human Ashes

2021-09-20T20:00:19+00:00

There are many benefits in choosing cremation over burial. For starters, direct cremation is less expensive than burial. Also, cremation services are easy to arrange, and families like how cremation offers greater flexibility when planning an end-of-life service. 

For example, some families choose to have a tree cremation service to honor their loved ones. A tree cremation service involves planting a tree with ashes. This can be planned in addition to a more formal funeral or can act as a stand-alone service. 

Tree Cremation: Planting a Tree with Human Ashes2021-09-20T20:00:19+00:00