It is never easy to talk about funerals. Too often our wishes concerning our funerals go unspoken and our loved ones are left behind to make those important decisions at an emotionally stressful time. Fortunately, advanced planning, also known as pre-planning or pre-arranging, allows you to select funeral services and merchandise before they are needed.
Advanced planning is not only a loving expression, it is also a worthwhile experience in light of the impact your death will have on those you love the most. Advanced planning spares your family from having to guess about your wishes at a most difficult time.
Arranging your funeral in advance brings peace of mind through knowing that your wishes will be carried out.
There are funding options available to help reduce the financial burden on your family.
CHOICES- New Jersey Pre-paid Funeral Trust Fund
Managed and administered by the
New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association
Trust Fund deposits will be used for funeral expenses.
Funds accrue interest to help with the rising cost of funeral expenses. Income taxes
must be paid on the interest earned each year.
Funds are transferable should you move away from this area.
Forethought® Funeral Planning
Managed and administered by Forethought Life Insurance Co.,
Batesville IN and licensed in the State of New Jersey.
Whole Life insurance policy will be used for funeral expenses.
Life insurance policy funds accrue interest tax free, which will help with the rising cost of
Life insurance policy is transferable should you move away from this area.
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