Why this group wants you to know the cost to bury your loved one
CLOSE The cost of burying a loved one in America has risen faster than virtually everything else over the last 30 years.
The days after a loved one dies are terrible for making smart financial decisions.
You may not be thinking clearly. You want to do everything possible to honor the person who died. And you have little time to plan something as expensive as a funeral.
To make it worse, only one out of six funeral homes post full price lists online, making it difficult to compare costs, a new survey by the Funeral Consumers Alliance and Consumer Federation of America of 26 U.S. cities... read more