Month: March 2022

Royal Neighbors of America Life Insurance For Women

Royal Neighbors of America: Life Insurance For Women (& Men)

Written by Kim WilhelmCEO | Licensed Insurance AgentCEO | Licensed Agent Verified!  See guidelinesVerified!  See our editorial guidelines Last Updated 24 May 2022 Royal Neighbors of America is an organization you’ve probably never heard of before.It was founded as a fraternal benefit society back in 1895 by nine women. Back then, the thinking was that only men needed life

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final expense insurance companies and burial insurance companies

10 “Best” Final Expense Companies Reviewed (Best vs. Popular)

Written by Kim WilhelmCEO | Licensed Insurance AgentCEO | Licensed Agent Verified!  See guidelinesVerified!  See our editorial guidelines Last Updated 24 May 2022 When you’re searching for the best final expense companies on Google, invariably you’re going to see reviews for all the biggest or most “popular” companies like AARP, Gerber, and New York Life.The reviews will say these

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the social security funeral benefit is $255

What You Should Know About Funerals

When a loved one passes away, it’s often a sad and overwhelming stint for the family. They must make many decisions and take care of many details in a short amount of time. If you neglected funeral planning in advance, your family would have to do it on short notice. Don’t let your family go

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we'll help you find a policy with no waiting period

How to Get A Burial Insurance Policy with No Waiting Period

Burial insurance is a basic kind of life insurance coverage. Some life insurance types contain some waiting periods, which usually occur the first two years after you activate a policy. However, most people seeking final expense insurance can qualify for a plan that has no waiting period.  What Is a Waiting Period? A waiting period

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final expense insurance can help you cover funeral costs

Your Options When Paying for a Funeral

In the U.S., the average funeral can cost around $7,000 up to $20,000. These are general estimates, but getting a ballpark number will help you start the planning process. While thinking about your funeral can create uneasy feelings, it never hurts to be prepared. You also don’t want to leave the responsibility to your loved

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Beneficiaries and donations for final expense insurance

Beneficiaries and Donations for Final Expense Insurance

When you buy a final expense insurance policy, you’ll name a beneficiary or beneficiaries, usually spouses, children, or immediate family. But your recipient(s) doesn’t have to be a family member. We’ll talk about this, and provide information about donating the funds to a charity or your church. Every case is different because everyone has different

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direct cremation is cheaper than a burial

10 Questions to Ask When Planning a Funeral

For many people, funeral services are a way of saying a last good-bye. For others, funerals are a sense of closure. It may surprise you that they can cost between $7,000 and $12,000, on average. But, how you spend your money and plan your final arrangements is totally up to you.  When you’re price shopping

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Arranging a Funeral

Arranging a Funeral During the Coronavirus — Things to Know

If you’re planning a funeral during the current pandemic, your funeral director should follow the latest instructions from the National Funeral Directors Association and the CDC. Social distancing will be practiced during visitations and funerals. But there are things to be mindful of when you make the actual funeral arrangements. Here are some expectations and

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Funeral Options

Funeral Options During the COVID-19 Pandemic

It’s no shocker that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected many areas of life and business, including the funeral industry. When a loved one dies, many families have an in-person viewing of the body because it helps the mourning friends (and family) recognize their loss and see the special person and bid farewell. However, in these

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there are many ways to save on funeral costs

Ways to Save Money on Funeral Costs

Written by Kim Wilhelm CEO | Licensed Insurance Agent CEO | Licensed Agent Verified!  See guidelines Verified!  See our editorial guidelines Last Updated 24 May 2022 You may know that the average cost of a funeral is between $7,000 – $10,000. Even basic funeral expenses can be hard to afford, and there are often add-ons.    However, it’s common

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