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Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Insurance – Trinidad and Tobago Burial Insurance Guide

‘Preneed’ or ‘prearrangement’ are terms coined by the funeral industry to describe the arrangement and payment of a funeral prior to death. If you wish the funerals to be in your own way, you should plan in advance of your or a beloved’s death. To prefinance the funerals, you may get one of Trinidad and […]

Trinidad and Tobago Funerals Checklist

Prior to engaging with a funeral home in Trinidad and Tobago, check with several funeral homes. Compare their costs along this Trinidad and Tobago funeral checklist.   ‘Simple’ Disposition of the Remains in Trinidad and Tobago:   – Immediate burial – Immediate cremation – If the cremation process is extra, how much is it? – […]

Trinidad and Tobago Caskets – Trinidad and Tobago Coffins Guide

A casket often is the single most expensive item you’ll buy if you plan a ‘traditional,’ full-service funeral. Trinidad and Tobago caskets vary widely in style and price and are sold primarily for their visual appeal. Typically, they’re constructed of metal, wood, fiberboard, fiberglass or plastic. Although an average casket costs slightly more than $2,000 […]

Trinidad and Tobago Flower Wreaths – Trinidad and Tobago Flower Funeral Wreaths Guide

When a death occurs in Trinidad and Tobago, knowing how to comfort those left behind is not easy and sending funeral flowers can be sometimes even more difficult. What is appropriate as funeral wreaths to memorialize relatives, or people to whom you are not related or those you’ve not personally met, such as the wife […]

Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Cost – Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Costs Guide

Funeral homes, cemeteries and other service providers in Trinidad and Tobago expect to receive payment in full at the time of the funeral. With the average cost of a funeral around $8,000 in the United States for example, it can be a hardship if you have not planned ahead for this expenditure. There are several […]

Trinidad and Tobago Cremation Services – Trinidad and Tobago Cremation Guide

As more people are choosing cremation in Trinidad and Tobago, funeral service professionals are striving to give consumers a true sense of what their many options are for Trinidad and Tobago cremation services. Often funeral directors find that people in Trinidad and Tobago have a preconception that they have fewer choices for a ceremony when […]

Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Services – Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Services Professionals

Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Services: Embalming   Many funeral homes in Trinidad and Tobago require embalming if you’re planning a viewing or visitation. But embalming generally is not necessary or legally required if the body is buried or cremated shortly after death. Eliminating this service can save you hundreds of dollars. Under the Funeral Rule, […]

Trinidad and Tobago Urns – Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Urns for Ashes Guide

One of the main things to keep in mind when choosing a cremation urn in Trinidad and Tobago is that rushing to make a choice is usually not necessary. Many people assume that an urn will be available immediately after the cremation is completed, but that is not the case. Crematories in Trinidad and Tobago […]

Trinidad and Tobago Burial Arrangements – Trinidad and Tobago Burial Arrangement Guide

Every Trinidad and Tobago family is different, and not everyone wants the same type of funeral. Trinidad and Tobago burial arrangements practices are influenced by religious and cultural traditions, costs and personal preferences. These factors help determine whether the funeral will be elaborate or simple, public or private, religious or secular, and where it will […]

Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Homes – Trinidad and Tobago Funeral Home Guide

Many people in Trinidad and Tobago don’t realize that they are not legally required to use a funeral home to plan and conduct a funeral. However, because they have little experience with the many details and legal requirements involved and may be emotionally distraught when it’s time to make the plans, many people find the […]