Keeping costs down – Advice from The Natural Death Centre

Information from The Natural Death Centre Website - Keeping costs down Help with costs The cost of a funeral has risen dramatically in recent years. If you or your partner are on a low income and receiving any of the following benefits you may be eligible for a Funeral Payment from the Social Fund: Income Support Income based Job Seekers Allowance Income related Employment and Support … [Read more...]

Time the law caught up with unmarried bereaved?

Article from the Good Funeral Guide site: Joe Wilkins was killed by a car while out cycling. The motorist responsible admitted causing death by dangerous driving. In England, under the terms of the Fatal Accidents Act, a spouse, civil partner or the parents of a minor killed in an accident caused by the negligence of breach of duty of another are eligible for a bereavement payment of … [Read more...]