We've answered all the most common queries surrounding funeral services here at Independent Living Help, so you can gain the knowledge to know how to choose a funeral service that matches your specific needs.
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To assist loved ones to pay for funeral service expenses, it's always a wise move to have a plan in place. To start with, knowing the average cost of a funeral service can help. In the UK, the average cost of a funeral service is £4,789 for a burial and £3,744 for a cremation.
It isn't a legal requirement for you to have a funeral service. Some people may choose to have a memorial ceremony instead.
You should aim to speak to a coroner about the need for a funeral in the event a family cannot afford a funeral service.