Co-op Funeralcare waives funeral director costs for under-18s
Co-op Funeralcare has launched a new free child funeral policy, providing additional funding for thousands of bereaved parents of children up to the age of 18. Tragically, more than 5,000…
Enjoy today: Get spring off to a great start!
The winter is finally behind us and spring is sprung! Maybe you’re desperate to get your home and garden in order, or perhaps you’d rather escape to the great outdoors….
27% of will executors suffer stress
According to a new study from Co-op Funeralcare, 32% of UK adults have taken on the responsibility of executor for a late loved one’s estate. The research showed that 27%…
Enjoy March: 5 ideas to inspire and challenge you this month
It’s still pretty nippy out there, but don’t let that get you down. There are plenty of fun things to do in March that will see time fly by as…
Enjoy today: Five ways to make the most of February
Whether your year has got off to a great start or you’re suffering from the February blues, we have some fabulous ideas to help you make the most of the month ahead….
Over-50s focus on retirement income as new year begins
While January is a popular time to plan the annual family holiday or to establish a new health regime, it appears the UK’s over-50s are just as likely to spend…
Brits have “ostrich mentality” regarding retirement savings
Nearly half (48%) of UK consumers have an “ostrich mentality” when it comes to retirement planning, according to new data from Skipton Building Society. The new Skipton Building Society Retirement Tracker…
Enjoy today: six things to enjoy in December
Christmas is just around the corner and this can be a busy time of year, but a little preparation will help you relax in the build-up to the big day…
62% setting funeral funds aside, claims SunLife
According to SunLife’s annual Cost of Dying report, funeral prices have increased by 5.5% to £3,897 in the past year. This is double the figure recorded in 2004, when the funeral plans provider first started…
Funeral costs continue to soar, claims SunLife
SunLife’s annual Cost of Dying report shows that while the cost of dying is the fastest rising of any fixed cost in the UK, the number of people making at least some funeral provision…