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When a disaster or a pandemic occurs, people are understandably
fearful. But humans are prone to amplifying our fears beyond reality, and one
of the first places the human mind goes when in a state of fear is to thoughts
of death and dead bodies. Read more
The Covid19 pandemic is affecting our lives and our deaths. Families are having to make choices about funerals they haven’t faced before. Everyday more state and federal officials suggest (or mandate) that we refrain from gathering in groups of more than 10 (though this advice has probably changed even as you read this). Read more
The Federal Trade Commission wants to hear from Americans—this is your chance to help make a lasting difference for grieving people. The FTC’s “Funeral Rule” may be amended, and we need your help to convince the FTC to update this important consumer regulation. Read more
Attorney and past-president of FCA, Lamar Hankins, has drafted an advance medical directive for those diagnosed with dementia who do not want to live through the later stages of the disease. Download it here.
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September 27, 2019
PRESS TELE-CONFERENCE ADVISORY September 30, 2019 at 1:00PM Eastern Call-in: 800-247-5110 Passcode: CFACALL
Contact: Josh Slocum, FCA, 802-865-8300
NEW REPORT ON FUNERAL SERVICES: ARE CALIFORNIA HOME FOLLOWING THE ONLINE PRICE DISCLOSURE LAWS
Adequate Disclosure of Funeral Home Costs Critical to Fair Prices