Funeral Planning

How to Choose a Cremation Urn

Cremation urn options include size, material, and style. Learn how to choose a suitable urn for your loved one with our helpful tips.

May 7, 2021

Shipping A Loved One’s Body and Cremated Remains from Abroad

Whether it’s to another city, province or country, we’ll brea...

May 6, 2021

Being Named An Executor: What It Means and Your Role

Being named an executor is both an honour and comes with responsibilities (and possible risks). It’s important to...

May 4, 2021

How to Write a Eulogy

How to write a eulogy for a loved one that memorializes them perfectly and honors their life.

April 30, 2021

How Families Grieve During the Pandemic: Home Funeral Ceremonies

As found in numerous other traditions worldwide, we can creat...

April 22, 2021

Answers to the Top 15 Most Commonly Asked Questions About Cremation

In this article, our experts go through and answer 15 of the ...

April 15, 2021

Probate Goes Digital in Ontario: Everything You Need to Know

Probate Goes Digital in Ontario: Everything You Need to Know...

March 26, 2021

3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Funeral Home in Canada

It’s essential to take these and other considerations into account when choosing the right funeral home to work w...

March 15, 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Memorial Stones and Grave Markers

Following the interring of a loved one in a cemetery, a funer...

March 12, 2021

How to Clean Out a House After Someone Has Passed

Here are the most important steps when cleaning out the house after someone has passed, from clearing out persona...

March 10, 2021

How To Legally Bury Cremated Remains

If you or a loved one have chosen to be cremated as your final wish, you have options. From scattering ashes to b...

March 8, 2021

How to Claim a Life Insurance Benefit After Death

When your loved one passes, they may have a life insurance policy that lists you as a beneficiary. If so, you’ll ...

March 2, 2021

The Most Important Questions to Ask Your Funeral Home

By choosing the right funeral home, with the questions and considerations that we have shared above, you’ll be we...

March 1, 2021

How to Navigate Cremation Arrangements When Someone Has Died

The following blog post will make this difficult time easier ...

February 22, 2021

Funeral and Memorial Etiquette Tips for Wakes, Viewings and Visitations

Understanding the differences between a wake, a viewing, a vi...

February 19, 2021

10 Creative Things to do With Cremated Remains

Here are 10 interesting ways to memorialize your loved one by turning their ashes into something special.

January 24, 2021

Scatter, Bury or Keep? What To Do with a Loved One's Ashes

With the choice of cremation comes other considerations, one specifically being: what do you do with a loved one’...

January 24, 2021

All You Need to Know About Cremation Caskets: How to Buy a Casket

Choosing a cremation casket is an essential consideration for...

January 22, 2021

After a Death: Who to Notify Immediately After Someone Has Died

This guide explains what you need to do straight away after a...

January 8, 2021

What Happens to Your Body During the Cremation Process? A Step-by-Step Guide

We’ve built this step-by-step guide for understanding how cre...

November 23, 2020

Guide to Buying a Cremation Urn: Where to Buy Urns for Cremated Remains?

When purchasing an urn, there is a myriad of things to consid...

November 5, 2020

How to Close Accounts and Cancel Services After a Death: Who to Notify and How

Managing the leftover accounts of someone who has passed can ...

October 26, 2020

What is Embalming? And is it Legally Required for a Funeral?

Contrary to common belief, embalming is not legally required ...

October 22, 2020

Going Green: How to Make Environmentally Friendly Funeral Plans

With the impending climate crisis, we are all looking for way...

October 14, 2020

Dealing with a Funeral Home: A Guide to Funeral Contracts and Consumer Rights

We’re here to help you demystify some of the lesser-known par...

August 26, 2020

Funeral Planning on a Budget: The Best Ways to Save on the Costs of a Funeral

We're on a mission to provide a cost-efficient, simple and tr...

January 5, 2020

Choosing Cremation vs. Funeral: What’s the Right Choice For Your Family?

There are a lot of choices to make when choosing end-of-life ...

January 5, 2020

How Much Does it Cost to be Cremated? A Breakdown of Common Funeral Costs

There is never going to be a one-size-fits-all solution that ...

January 5, 2020