What to Do with Your Loved One’s Digital Legacy

What to Do with Your Loved One’s Digital Legacy

The concept of a digital legacy is relatively new, and one that some families may not have considered. Creating a will and defining who receives your physical assets is something that people have been doing for hundreds of years, but your digital assets? That’s...
How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Funeral

How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Funeral

Many individuals live their lives doing everything possible to limit their negative impact on the environment and wish to continue this trend as they pass from this world. Creating an eco-friendly funeral is one way to show their respect for the planet, by reducing...
Can You Wear Jeans to a Funeral?

Can You Wear Jeans to a Funeral?

We hope this guide helps answer this question and more about dressing to honor the deceased. Can you wear jeans to a funeral? The most common answer is that jeans aren’t considered appropriate funeral etiquette unless requested by the family. However, dark,...
How to Write an Obituary for a Funeral Program

How to Write an Obituary for a Funeral Program

Many people find that memorializing their loved one as they tell the story of their life through their obituary is both healing and therapeutic, especially when they have support as they write it. We hope this guide alleviates any apprehension you might have about how...
Who Should be a Part of Planning the Celebration of Life  

Who Should be a Part of Planning the Celebration of Life  

While the loss of a loved one often brings families together, it can also cause rifts and hurt feelings when family members feel overlooked or excluded. There is no simple guideline to determine who should be included in the planning process because of the complex...
Ask Yourself These Questions to Decide If You Need a Will

Ask Yourself These Questions to Decide If You Need a Will

Creating a will is one of those things that really makes you feel mortal, which is one of the reasons why millions of Americans put off taking this important life step. When you or a loved one passes without a will in place, it can cause many bad feelings with those...