Help & Resources

Funeral Help & Planning Resources

The Ultimate Guide to prepaid funeral plans: Prepay your funeral in advance so when your time comes your relatives only have to make one phone call and your funeral director will take care of the rest.
They’re on the rise – find out how you can beat the price hike and understand why funerals are so expensive and what you can do to combat it.

Read our guide to burial expenses. Burial is more expensive than cremation as burial plots, headstone, funeral service all adds to the cost.

Find out what the average cremation cost is in the UK and why cremation is more accepted nowadays.

Calculate how much a funeral will cost you and pay monthly amounts, you can choose type of funeral, type of send off and the calculator will give you a price if paying monthly or upfront.

Comparing funeral plans couldn’t be easier with our simple table of costs and providers!

Funeral plan company reviews, find out what we like and dislike about each company, which offers the best value funeral plan, and more:

Ensuring Your Affairs Are In Order

Funeral Guides

Types of funeral & choice of send off


Funeral Guides & How To’s

  • Organising a wake
    How to plan a wake for a funeral, origins of the Wake, frequently asked questions.
  • Memorial services
    How to plan a memorial service, where to hold it, what to include.
  • Choice of funeral director
    How to find the best funeral director for your needs, questions to ask, price ranges.
  • Why use a funeral director
    Benefits of engaging a funeral director for help planning a funeral. What to expect from a funeral director.
  • Undertakers
    Guide to Undertakers, differences, trust can it be a DIY job?
  • Pallbearers
    Choosing a pallbearer and what does a pallbearer do. How to choose one & best practice.
  • Celebrant
    What’s a funeral celebrant? Different types of celebrants, what to expect, etc.
  • Writing the Eulogy / Funeral Speech
    If you’ve been chosen to write a eulogy or if you’re considering choosing someone, this guide will help you.
  • Writing an Obituary
    What is an obituary, how to write one, what to include/exclude, ideas, and more.



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