20+ Prepaid funeral plans compared – Choose the best!
Funeral plans: basic to comprehensive plans compared
All of the funeral directors listed below are part of the members of the Funeral Planning Authority where none of them provider services like headstones and memorials. However, some of them may choose to offer these funeral services as a customization at an extra cost. Some companies allow you to choose from their defined plans whereas some may choose you to take away as per your own wish. This will differ between funeral directors.
All of the following Prepaid Funeral providers offers you with variety of services including a hearse; care of body; guidance on registration and certification of death, confidential advice. Following are some of the basic plans which we have listed out for you, listing you where you would need to pay extra and where you would get something as a guaranteed feature.
|Lump sum||Contribution to cremation costs||Contribution to burial costs||Cancel fee||Removal of body (miles)||Following limousines||Viewing the body||Funeral procession|
|Basic funeral plans|
|Age UK Emerald||£3,225||Guar||£1,220ab||£95||40||No||Yesc||Yesd|
|Dignity The Chiltern||£3,275||Guar||£1,220ab||£395||40||No||Yesc||Yesd|
|Family Funerals Trust Foundation||£3,527e||Guar||Guar||£100||20||No||No||Yesf|
|Golden Leaves Simple Plan||£3,070||£999a||£999a||20%||25c||No||No||Yesd|
|Perfect Choice The Simple Plan||£3,040||£1,015a||n/ag||£130||25||No||No||Yesd|
|The Co-operative Funeralcare Bronze||£3,100||Guar||Guar||£250h||50i||No||Yesc||Yesj|
|Standard funeral plans|
|Age UK Ruby||£3,499||Guar||£1,220ab||£95||40||1||Yesc||Yesk|
|Dignity The Malvern||£3,565||Guar||£1,220ab||£395||40||1||Yesl||Yesk|
|Family Funerals Trust Coloured||£3,350e||Guar||Guar||£100||20||1||Yesc||Yesm|
|Golden Charter 50+ Standard Plan||£3,085||£1,015p||£1,015p||£199h||15||No||No||Yesn|
|Golden Charter 50+ Select Plan||£3,365||£1,015p||£1,015p||£199h||15||1||Yesc||Yesn|
|Golden Leaves Standard||£3,350||£999a||£999a||20%||25i||1||Yesc||Yesn|
|Perfect Choice The Traditional Plan||£3,310||£1,015a||n/ag||£130||25||1||Yes||Yesd|
|The Co-operative Funeralcare Silver||£3,530||Guar||Guar||£250h||50i||1||Yesc||Yesj|
|Comprehensive funeral plans|
|Age UK Sapphire||£3,845||Guar||£1,220ab||£95||40||2||Yeso||Yesk|
|Dignity The Highland||£3,899||Guar||£1,220ab||£395||40||2||Yeso||Yesk|
|Family Funerals Trust Willow||£4,592e||Guar||Guar||£100||20||No||Yesc||Yesm|
|Golden Charter 50+ Premier Plan||£3,690||£1,015p||£1,015p||£199h||15||No||Noc||Yesn|
|Golden Leaves Premium Plan||£3,650||£999a||£999a||20%||25i||2||Yesc||Yesn|
|Perfect Choice The Complete Plan||£3,685||£1,015a||n/ag||£130||25||2||Yesc||Yesd|
|The Co-operative Funeralcare Gold||£3,875||Guar||Guar||£250h||50i||1||Yeso||Yesj|
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