The costs of a memorial service can vary greatly between different cultures and different people. Where some cultures and religions prescribe that a funeral should be a low-key, cost-saving event, others see a funeral as a celebration of someone’s life and costs can quickly add up to tens of thousands of rands.
Some churches charge a fee to host a funeral and the reception after the service could include the rental of a marquees tent as well as providing food for up to 100 people. It is important to determine what you are planning on spending on a memorial by doing some research before taking out funeral cover in order to know what to ask for when getting comparative quotes.
The higher pay-out you need to pay for your funeral, the higher your monthly premium will be so make sure you have this information at hand when getting funeral insurance.
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