Posts Tagged "casket handling fee"

Will my funeral home charge me a special handling fee for a casket bought online?

No. It is illegal for a funeral establishment to charge a handling fee if you wish to use a family-built casket or purchase one from someplace other than the funeral home, such as a cheaper casket online. It is also

Will the funeral home charge a handling fee or any extra charge for purchasing a casket online, or another source?

No. It is against the law. No handling fee will be, or should be charged. It is illegal for a funeral home to charge a handling fee for purchasing a casket elsewhere since the passing of the FTC’s Funeral Rule.