Prepaying a funeral with Christian Funerals is a popular option as it allows you to lock in your funeral at today’s prices, with no future payments required. The cost of a prepaid funeral will vary depending on the inclusions. Once paid in full there is no more to pay unless additional inclusions are incurred.
You may wish to consider planning and paying for your funeral ahead of time. To help you with this process, Christian Funerals has provided the following information about prepaid funerals:
- What is a prepaid funeral?
- Why prepay with Christian Funerals?
- Pre-paying your funeral
- What do I need to do now?
If you need assistance with planning a funeral right now, we are available 24 hours a day.
Prepaying a funeral with Christian Funerals is a simple and popular option, as it allows you to lock in your funeral at today’s prices, with no future payments required.
Much like making a will or taking out life insurance, prepaying your funeral takes care of the future. It allows you to personalise your funeral and to make sure your exact wishes are carried out.
It also relieves your loved ones of the financial and emotional burden of them having to organise the service themselves, offering them peace of mind in their time of grief.
There are many choices that need to be carefully considered, and our experienced staff can help advise you on the best options for your needs and budget.
We all care for our families and friends and one of the greatest ways we can show we care is by planning and paying for our own funeral in advance.
Preplanning your funeral arrangements with Christian Funerals means our compassion, care and dignity will be there for those who are left behind, and the service will be as you want it.
Taking care of funeral costs and arrangements this way gives enormous peace of mind, knowing your affairs are in order, and knowing that our special Christian care will be available when it is needed most.
- Make your own choices about burial or cremation, coffin or casket, and many other inclusions
- Select your special features, like the music to be played
- Arrange for a venue of your choice
- Nominate a charity for donations
- Provide contacts for service clubs and other organisations for a guard of honour
Financial benefits of prepaying a funeral
- It can help you qualify for a pension or a part pension
- Pay today’s price for tomorrow’s funeral, saving your family’s finances at a delicate time
- Instalment plans are available on request
You can pre-pay for your funeral upfront or in convenient instalments over a three year period. Once your contract is paid in full, Guardian Plan is responsible for the delivery of your selected funeral arrangements. Guardian Plan is a subsidiary of InvoCare Limited ABN 42 096 437 393, a listed Australian public company and Australia's largest provider of funeral services. Also, the money you pay into the plan will not affect your pension as it is not subject to income or assets testing.
If you would like to discuss any of these options we will talk you through the options and costs. We are available for you 24 hours a day. You can either give us a call or use the button to make an enquiry online and we'll get back to you.
To find out more about your prepay options, you can speak directly to one of our experienced funeral directors for assistance.
You can also fill out the Prepaid Funeral Enquiry form on our website to register your wishes with a Christian funeral director, who will then contact you.
We look forward to giving you any assistance you may require.