Category: Burial Insurance

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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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How Does Burial Insurance Work?

You’ve heard of final expense/funeral/burial insurance, but how does it work, exactly? The team at Final Expense Direct has you covered. Today, we explain how it works, as well as some important things to know.  How Does Final Expense Insurance Work? Generally, burial and funeral insurance policies don’t require a medical exam. The application might

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A funeral insurance policy can protect your family

[EXPERT ADVICE] 8 Reasons to Buy Final Expense Insurance

A final expense (aka burial or funeral) insurance policy is meant to protect your family if you were to pass away unexpectedly. The last thing you want to do is dump burdens on them such as debt, bills, or personal loans — on top of their grief. Today, Final Expense Direct shares 8 reasons why

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How Does Cremation Work?

Cremation procedures have become as ordinary as traditional burials in the U.S. The surge in cremation results from many factors: lower cost, more personalization, flexible timing, and reduced religious affiliation, among other things. Final Expense Direct explains how the process works, and we identify the different types of cremation. We hope this information helps you

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green burial

Does Burial Insurance Cover Green Burials?

Written by Kim WilhelmCEO | Licensed Insurance AgentCEO | Licensed Agent Verified!  See guidelinesVerified!  See our editorial guidelines Last Updated 24 May 2022 Defining green burialsA green burial is an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional burials. The caskets used in traditional burials are often made of wood that is the result of deforestation. Embalming fluids also contain chemicals that

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Average Cost of Funeral Insurance & Final Arrangements in Texas

Written by Kim WilhelmCEO | Licensed Insurance AgentCEO | Licensed Agent Verified!  See guidelinesVerified!  See our editorial guidelines Last Updated 24 May 2022 Texas burial insurance, also known as final expense or funeral insurance, is a kind of whole life policy that protects your loved ones from common end-of-life expenses. Texas policies can cover funeral costs, medical bills, and

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Looking for a Burial Policy: Where to Begin

Burial policies are one of the best ways to take care of important final expenses. When looking for a policy that’s right for you, here are 5 steps you can take to get started. Step 1: What is Burial Insurance? Do I Need it? Before seriously considering burial insurance, you first need to understand what

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What is a Simplified Issue Final Expense Policy?

Simplified issue final expense or burial insurance takes a different look at traditional eligibility requirements for life insurance, making it easier for those older and with minor health issues to enroll. Final Expense as a Whole Generally speaking, what is final expense insurance? These policies provide a payout, known as a death benefit, to chosen

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Can I Have Final Expense with Another Insurance Policy?

You can technically have final expense with another insurance policy depending on when you purchase each plan, your health, budget, and overall eligibility for coverage. Final Expense Eligibility To understand why final expense with another insurance policy may be limited, it’s important to consider the eligibility factor. Final expense is significantly easier to qualify for

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burial insurance is basically the same thing as final expense insurance

Is Final Expense and Burial Insurance the Same?

Final expense and burial insurance are not the same, but they can both cover funeral costs—final expense, however, covers a bit more. What Is Burial Insurance? The coverage included in burial insurance is essentially in the name—funeral, burial, and service costs, essentially every expense involved in the arrangements of the policyholder’s funeral.  On average, funerals

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