Death is shocking and the cost of funerals can be just as shocking. It is not rare for people to spend upwards of several thousand dollars on a funeral, even with cremation services. Yet, not everyone can afford to pay so much. The truth is that how much is paid out on a funeral depends on the person arranging it. This is true even when opting for cremation services. Some people choose to go the route of cremation because they believe it is cheaper. They are right, but there are a lot of places where hidden costs can arise and make a funeral with cremation services just as expensive as a traditional funeral. Read on to learn about some of the factors that affect the cost of cremation services.
In addition to filing for probate, the executor must pay a probate tax. The amount of the probate tax is dependent on your total valued assets. Among the provinces, Quebec and Alberta have been known to levy the lowest amount for a probate tax.
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This allows for greater flexibility with the budget. It should also be noted that saving money on the cremation urns or the service does not mean you are offering a less than adequate memorial. You can provide a high quality service that lacks nothing and offers just as much closure and comfort for loved ones.
The very next morning, Dad passed away. We immediately called the Donor program and they arranged for Hardee Mortuary to pick up Dad’s body and transport him to Duke Hospital and then back to Atlantic. The men from Hardee were so professional and so compassionate! Words cannot express our gratitude to them. They even arranged Dad’s body on their stretcher and allowed Mom and I to have one final goodbye.
As it turned out the families six month old puppy was found in the child’s room under the bed. The mother and father were getting ready for bed and needed to put him into his crate. He was found unresponsive with a chip bag over his head. He had suffocated, unable to remove the bag, and passed away. The family brought him in for Pet burial Pittsburgh offered at the clinic. It was indeed the most heartbreaking moments I have witnessed in the past six years.
The longevity of the business is often a sign of the quality of their service. If you believe in this, do not hesitate to ask for the years of service they already have under their cap.
I have now been pet sitting for over ten years and am so amazed and grateful for all of the friends I have made through my job. I really get to know people because their pets are their family. There have been many sad times when pets have passed away and sometimes the pet’s owners. I am so very blessed to have known these people and their pets because they hold a special place in my heart forever.