It is possible to take the financial burden away from your family by taking out a pre-paid funeral with us because once paid for, our fees are guaranteed to be covered, however long you live. Plans are available from £2970 please see the table below for details. Many insurance policies stipulate that you must pay monthly premiums for the rest of your life, stop paying and the funeral service will not be supplied and no money will be refunded. This is not the case with our funeral plans, once they are paid you will never be asked for any more money towards the funeral director’s fees. We studied all the funeral plans available on the market today and decided to offer only Golden Leaves plans because, in our opinion, they offer the best combination of service and value for money.
A word of warning.There is an ever increasing number of companies offering Pre-Paid Plans. Many of these companies are purely financial companies who do not have any particular experience with funerals, in fact many have no connection with any funeral directors at all, and simply sell your plan to the highest bidder! this often leads to upset when the time comes as your plan could be placed with a funeral director who you don’t know or who is many miles away. We always advise you to arrange your plan through a local funeral director who you can speak to directly. Not all plan providers give what we would consider to be a proper service to you and your family and simply want your money. Also beware of insurance policies sold as plans. There are many of these available and while not all are bad, some are very misleading. They offer a fixed monthly payment which is payable until a stated age or death. If however you find yourself unable to pay your premiums for any reason, you could lose all monies paid and be left without any cover. Please read the small print or better still, consult your funeral director who will advise you on your options.
About Golden Leaves…Golden Leaves provides tailored funeral arrangements that can be relied upon. They do so by providing you with a guarantee from the funeral director that they will deliver their services, no matter how far into the future on the terms agreed today ensuring that your arrangements are fully protected against any changes to the company or to general financial circumstances.
Why choose a Golden Leaves plan…
- Consideration for loved ones
- A guaranteed cost of Funeral Director Services
- Financial security – your money is placed in trust and is therefore 100% safe
- value for money
Why choose a Golden Leaves plan from Finch & Sons…
- We are a small family owned and run funeral service who put the families we care for first
- We offer free, no obligation advice on all aspects of funeral plans
- We are proud to be members of SAIF which is your guarantee of our high standards
- We are flexible and can tailor your plan to suit you
- We have ultimate control over pricing so our plans are the most affordable – compare our plan prices and quality of service
- You can rest assured that your family will be receive the best possible care when the time comes
Funeral Plans from Golden Leaves
Whatever your reasons for choosing a Pre-paid plan, you can rest assured that it makes good financial sense and your money will be totally safe. Money paid in to plans are held in trust by our plan provider, Golden Leaves, and is protected by law so the cost of our services are guaranteed to be covered, however long it is until you die. For more information, please feel free to contact us for a brochure or a no obligation chat, or visit Golden Leaves’s website.
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|Funeral Director Services included||Simple||Standard||Premium|
|Funeral directors professional services|
|Advice on registration, documentation and certification|
|Local removal from place of death to funeral directors premises within 25 miles||Normal working hours||24 hours||24 hours|
|Care of deceased prior to funeral|
|Use of chapel of rest for visits by family and friends||n/a|
|The coffin type||Basic||Standard||High quality|
|Attendance of conductor and four bearers on day of funeral|
|Provision of hearse and limousine for service at crematorium or cemetery||Hearse direct to crematorium or cemetery||Hearse & one limousine||Hearse & two limousines|
|Full listing of floral tributes||n/a|
|Thank you cards||n/a||n/a|
|Bereavement counselling (where available)|
Funeral Director CostsThe funeral directors services are guaranteed to be covered in full.
|Crematorium or cemetery fees|
|Local church fees||n/a||Available at extra cost||Available at extra cost|
Disbursement ContributionThe figure shown is a contribution towards disbursement costs – there maybe regional variations. The sum paid towards the disbursements are guaranteed to increase in line with the RPI (Retail Price Index) and may require additional payment from your estate or executor at the time of the funeral.
Plan Administration Fee
Overall Total Costs