Plan funerals in advance: Save Money

June 14, 2017 1:37 am

IT IS a topic that most of us wish to avoid until absolutely necessary, but new research shows that only around 18 per cent of Australians plan and pay for a loved one’s funeral in advance.

And while the overall cost may not be cheaper in advance, experts say the grieving process can make it harder to shop practically for the best deals in the immediate aftermath of someone’s passing.