FAQs

All you need to know about pre-paid funeral plans and our service

Frequently Asked Questions


Here are just a few of the questions our customer ask on a more regular basis.
If the information you require isnt here then please contact us directly.

General

General questions & answers

1. What do Funeral Plans incude?

All Funeral Plans are sightly different, they allow you to choose what you do and do not want included in your Plan, Most of the leading companies offer three Funeral PLans ranging from the basics you need to the extras you may want.
Using Funeral Plan Supermarket you can quickly and easily compare what is included in the Funeral plans.
Some companies do offer bespoke and tailored plans, please call 0800 612 1138 to discuss this with one of our advisers further.

2. How can I pay for my Funeral Plan?

There are many different options when it comes to choosing how to pay for your Funeral Plan and all companies offer slight different payment schemes.
You will be able to choose the best way to pay for you plan by using Funeral Plan Supermarkets independent comparison tool.
If you want to discuss further with us or your preffered supplier please complete the information request screen or call us on 0800 612 1138 and one of our team will be more than happy to help.

3. What is a Funeral Plan?

A pre paid Funeral Plan is a way to safegaued your loved ones from the rising cost, worry and stress of your Funeral.
It enables you to plan ahead and protect your finances, a Funeral Plan fixes the cost of your funeral at the time your plan is taken out.
A Funeral Plan allws you to have control of the decisions that would usually made after your passing.
All Funeral differ on price and services offered, which is why we created Funeral Plan Supermarket  to impartailly hep you choose the most appropriate plan for you.

4. Can I buy a Plan for someone else?

Yes you can buy a plan for a family member or loved one, within every plan there is the option to buy for someone else you simply give there details when asked about the Plan holder.
A lot of suppliers also offer a joint plan that covers the first  or second person to pass away, to discuss this further please call is on 0800 612 1138 and we can talk through all your options.

5. Are there any extra costs after I have purchased a Funeral Plan?

When you purchase a Funeral Plan from any Supplier you will recieve a definitive list of which products and services are included, any extras that you or you loved ones request after this would need to be paid for at the time of need.
Flowers and obituaries tend not to be included in Funeral Plans as Family and loved one want to make the decision at the time of need, you can however add your wished to a Funeral Plan. This could range from what music you would like to be played to charitable donations instead of flowers.
To discuss this further please contact us on 0800 612 1138

6. What happens if I want to cancel the Plan?

As Funeral Plan Supermarket offers an impartial comparison of Funeral plans on the market we can advise of companies cancellation policies. Each supplier will have a slighty different cancellation policy and this will be documented within the terms and conditions of your plan.
For more information please fill in the brochure request page or call us on 0800 612 1138

7. Funeral Plans often refer to Disbursements, what are they?

 Doctors fee's, Cremation or Burial and Ministers fee's are costs that are unavoidable when it comes to a Funeral, they are refered to as Disbursements.
Each Funeral Plan offers a contribution to these costs, the contribution amount differs from supplier to supplier.
Please use our compare plans tool to find out more information on what contributions are included in every plan.

8. How do you provide none biased comparisons?

Funeral Plan Supermarket lets you answer several questions and uses your answers to show you the Funeral Plans that include your wishes and best suit the answers you gave to the questions.
We dont not promote once Funeral Plan over another and always endeavour to offer you a wide comparison across suppliers.

9. What happens when I die?

When you take out a Funeral Plan you will recieve a membership pack from your chosen supplier, In this pack you will recieve contact information to pass on to your loved ones.
When the time of need arrives your loved one will simply call this number and your plan will be set into motion.

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