Category Archive for "Funeral Tips & Advice"

10 facts funeral directors won’t tell you

No one wants to even think about a funeral, let alone plan one. But working things out in advance and buying life insurance to cover the costs protects family members from the unpleasant job of negotiating services as they grieve

Top 10 Reviews: Funeral Casket Sellers

Over the last few years the funeral industry has made dramatic changes in how they deliver on the customer experience to their sales model. Specifically, since the Federal Trade Commission passed the ‘funeral rule‘ which makes it possible for consumers

Review: Buying a Walmart Casket

Purchasing a Casket From Walmart Ever since Walmart introduced caskets to its online sales catalog in 2009, the company has been surrounded by controversy. While Costco had been selling caskets since 2004, Walmart’s entry into the funeral casket distribution market

Review: Buying a casket from Amazon

Some Considerations When Buying a Casket From Amazon As more and more people choose to take a different route than the funeral home when buying a casket for their loved ones, Amazon offers comparative casket choices along with other major online

Review: Buying a funeral casket from Costco

While Costco is well known among shoppers for its impressive bulk buying experiences, few realize that the outlet chain has also begun selling higher-end niche items, including funeral caskets. With the move, the traditional (and occasionally somewhat traumatic) selection process

5 Tips: How to save money when buying a funeral casket

Tasked with arranging the funeral services for a passed loved one? In addition to the sadness or mourning of the deceased, the added emotional and financial stress of planning a funeral can take a toll on you and the family. Emotions

Funeral Planning: 4 new trends how people are saying goodbye

As life changes, so does death, and the emotional stress it takes to plan a funeral more and more individuals and families are finding new ways to mourn the passing of a loved on. Four new trends have evolved in

Do I have to buy a casket from a funeral home?

No, and CasketandCoffin.com offers a great alternative. We’re committed to providing a stress-free experience by offering a large selection of products – all priced much lower than funeral homes, and the fastest delivery times including same day delivery. Did you

Why is your casket prices lower than funeral homes?

We’re associated with one of the largest casket manufacturer and wholesale distributors in the United States of America. Through their cost-efficient manufacturing of American made caskets, and our low-overhead on distribution and marketing online, we can offer casket prices in

How much does a funeral cost?

The average cost of a funeral today, including a casket, can run upwards of $7,800, not including cemetery costs. If you’re exploring the funeral planning process today, consider our helpful overview how to calculate the cost of a funeral. Part

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