You’ve probably heard the buzz around “crowdfunding.” But what is it, how does it work, and can it be used for funerals?
Join I’m Sorry to Hear and our partner, Deposit a Gift, for a free event to learn how your customers can use crowdfunding to cover funeral costs.
If you were on social at all Tuesday you surely saw hundreds, if not thousands, of Veteran’s Day post. Our favorite came from ASD – Answering Service for Directors and it’s posted below.
Here are 11 powerful Veterans Day images that remind us that freedom is not free:
I’m thinking about selling my business, but I’m not in any hurry. Is now the right time? Or should I wait 5 or more years for a better selling environment?
The original Crematory Operator Certification Program: In 1983 the Cremation Association of North America announced its new “Technical Seminar” series – the first ever organized training course on the maintenance and operation of cremation equipment.
At its annual fall meeting the Funeral Service Foundation’s Board of Trustees elected three new trustees to a three-year term. The newest members are: Steven Gackenbach, Group President, Matthews International Corporation, Pittsburgh; Anthony Guerra, Vice President, Guerra & Gutierrez Mortuaries, Los Angeles; and William “Bill” Wappner, CFSP, Owner, Wappner Funeral Directors and Crematory, Mansfield, Ohio.
Batesville, the leading provider of comprehensive solutions to the death care industry, has received the industry’s top scores in Product Quality, Service and Innovation in the annual Casket Survey conducted by Funeral Service Insider (FSI), a Kates-Boylston publication. Funeral professionals gave Batesville the highest scores in each category, reinforcing the company’s position as a value-added partner to funeral homes.
Passare, Inc., a trusted and relevant source for End-of-Life planning and management, today announced the availability of its recent eBook, “Understanding U.S. Veteran Benefits and Services.” As the latest addition to a compelling Passare series focused on helping people better understand End-of-Life planning, this eBook is timed to honor our many service representatives on Veteran’s Day and offers a detailed overview of eligibility and benefits, claims, programs and services available to veterans, active duty servicemembers and their families.
Most funeral professionals need help when it comes to fashion as well as picking the right scent. Since it is the gift giving season we thought we would share the best men’s winter colognes according to Men’s Journal.
According to TV mobsters, to be “sleeping with the fishes” is the worst punishment anyone can receive. There are many reasons that human bodies end up in the ocean, but they all have one thing in common: it is not entirely clear how scavengers in the ocean deal with them. In order to investigate how this decomposition occurs
Clear shipping tape covers the oversized ledger, holding together the corners. Its 1,000 pages threaten to overwhelm the three large flat-head screws that clamp the spine. Inside, names and dates fill row after row in near-perfect script. This is the book of the unclaimed dead.