Why is the cost of death rising?

Past research has shown that the cost of death is soaring, with funerals becoming more expensive than ever before.  

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the Dying Matters Coalition, set up by the National Council for Palliative Care to break..

What Can Be Done to Stop Mail Addressed to a Person Who Has Died?

Did you know that on average a deceased person will continue to receive 80 items of direct mail during the year following..

Grief is a natural condition that most people will eventually experience at some stage of their lives when losing someone or..

Your First Steps Following a Death

When someone close to you dies, it can be difficult working out what to do and in what order, especially if it's the first..

The UK Government plans to tweak Inheritance Tax (IHT)-related laws to ensure UK-domiciled and non UK-domiciled spouses and civil..

Social Security Agency Rolls Out One-Call Service for Bereaved

The Social Security Agency has launched a new "one-call" bereavement service to help surviving relatives check if they are..

Registering a Death

The first task following the death of a loved one is usually to register their death. This is because, in England and Wales,..

The town council in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, has changed its burial policy after a complaint by a grieving family, the Oxford..