Posts Tagged "the funeral rule"

Will my funeral home accept a casket I purchase from CasketandCoffin.com?

Yes. It is against Federal Law for a funeral home to refuse a casket purchased elsewhere. Refusal to do so results in a $10,000 fine per incident to the funeral establishment and may possibly lead to the suspension of their

What are my rights as a consumer?

The Funeral Rule, enforced by the Federal Trade Commission, makes it easier for you to choose only those goods and services you want or need and to pay for only those you select. According to the Funeral Rule, you can

What is the Funeral Rule from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)?

The Funeral Rule was created to protect you, the consumer, and to regulate the funeral industry. One key aspect of the Funeral Rule is that the funeral provider cannot refuse to handle a casket or urn you bought online, such