Simple Ways to Help a Grieving Friend

Simple Ways to Help a Grieving Friend

Words can fail you during a time of loss, even when it is a close friend who is clearly grieving. It feels like anything that you say could potentially cause pain or intensify their feelings of sadness. While there’s always the option to do nothing at all, you want to do something — anything — to help alleviate their suffering. Fortunately, there are some simple ways that you can support a grieving friend.

Funeral Planning Considerations

Funeral Planning Considerations

Planning a funeral is an emotional time, whether you’re pre-planning for yourself or planning for a loved one who has passed. There are so many details that can easily be overlooked. Following a funeral planning checklist alleviates stress and helps you stay...
Funeral Expenses 101

Funeral Expenses 101

Has your family planned adequately for funeral expenses? While you may have some savings put aside in the event of an emergency, there may be some expenses you didn’t consider. Funerals in America are increasingly expensive, between the costs of embalming and...