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23 / 06 / 21

What does a prepaid funeral plan company do for you?

An insight into how prepaid funeral plan providers can help yourself and your loved ones to plan for later life by offering continued support and guidance.

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22 / 06 / 21

Basic funeral plans vs. Premium funeral plans explained

The differences between basic funeral plans and premium funeral plans explained, with tips on how to choose the right plan for you.

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08 / 06 / 21

Can you buy a funeral plan for someone else?

Find out everything you need to know about buying a funeral plan for someone else, and how you can do it.

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07 / 06 / 21

Financial planning for old age: 5 Prosperous Tips

Make the most of your retirement years by making your money stretch further with our top financial planning tips for old age.

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24 / 05 / 21

6 cleaning hacks to make life easier!

From easily de-scaling your kettle to the many uses of bicarbonate of soda, read our top cleaning hacks to make life easier.

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21 / 05 / 21

How ‘funeral poverty’ is impacting families, in Funeral Service Times

Recently, an article of ours featured in Funeral Service Times, where we discussed the concerns regarding 'funeral poverty' for families.

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18 / 05 / 21

Our top funeral planning tips

Our funeral planning tips should help to guide you in the right direction towards planning a funeral which covers all of the essentials and is personalised to you.

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30 / 04 / 21

Breaking down the cost of a funeral plan

What can you get in a funeral plan for the amount you want to spend? Here's a breakdown of what you can get for your money.

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29 / 04 / 21

5 restaurants you should look at booking right now

With lockdown restrictions easing, here are some of the best restaurants in the UK that will give you a culinary experience to remember.

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12 / 04 / 21

Five ways to boost your memory and keep it razor sharp

Read our five simple top tips for exercising your brain to keep your memory in good condition as you get older.

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09 / 04 / 21

The different forms of funeral cover – which is right for you?

Compare the different types of funeral cover, from prepaid funeral plans to life insurance and savings accounts to see which is the best option for you.

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07 / 04 / 21

Reasons to pay monthly for a funeral plan

Paying monthly for a funeral plan is an affordable way to spread the cost over time. Find out the benefits of paying for your plan in monthly instalments.

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What to wear to a funeral | Funeral dress code

29 / 03 / 21

What to wear to a funeral

Our complete guide to what to wear to a traditional funeral, celebration of life and memorial service includes the do's and dont's of funeral attire.

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Why buy a funeral plan?

Find out the benefits of taking out a prepaid funeral plan for both yourself and your family, by having your arrangements in place for when the time comes.

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How should you act at a funeral?

Some guidance on the appropriate conduct at funerals and wakes, including the cliches to avoid and much more.

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24 / 03 / 21

Talking to children about death

We often say that death is the last taboo, and it’s no secret that we find it difficult to talk about the subject as adults. That difficulty is only increased when there is a conversation to be had with a child.

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16 / 03 / 21

The four best foods to boost your mood

We thought it would be a good time to share our recommendations of which foods can help boost your mood, making you feel a little better as we all wait for normal life to return.

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10 / 03 / 21

Six gentle exercises for strength, balance and flexibility

Keeping your muscles strong, improving your balance and increasing flexibility can all help you do all the day to day things you need to.

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03 / 03 / 21

How to act before a funeral

What do you need to do before a funeral, and how should you act? This blog talks you through all of this, including how you can help and travelling to a funeral service.

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28 / 02 / 21

Moving on after a funeral

Some helpful advice on how to come to terms with your loss and move into the next phase of your life.

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27 / 02 / 21

8 things all funeral plan providers should do

Level of service that you receive can vary between providers, so in order to help you make the right choice, here are eight things that all good funeral plan providers should do.

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26 / 02 / 21

What do you get in a funeral plan?

This article takes you through our process, breaking down the various services that our three funeral plans cover, and giving you some more information on each of them.

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12 / 02 / 21

Some of the best flowers to plant this Spring

Here, we pick some of the best flowers that you can plant in your garden and borders to put a spring in your step.

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29 / 01 / 21

Managing money when someone dies

A practical guide to help you through all aspects of  managing finances both before and after the funeral.

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19 / 01 / 21

Choosing the right funeral planning company

This article talks you through the different fundamentals that we think each company should provide. They’re the keys to a high level of service, and no one should settle for anything less.

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13 / 01 / 21

The importance of funeral plans during COVID-19

Covering everything you need to know about funerals in the UK during lockdown, and how prepaid funerals can help to provide some reassurance and security during such an uncertain time.

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06 / 01 / 21

5 ways to lift your spirits in January

We want to help you enjoy life as well as plan for the future. So, we have outlined five things you can do to lift your spirits and banish those January blues.

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28 / 12 / 20

An introduction to our new Estate Planning services

Our Estate Planning services ensure that your affairs are in good order and your assets are protected for inheritance purposes. Learn more about how we can help you.

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17 / 12 / 20

The who, what and why behind Prosperous Life

We work very hard not to be another run of the mill funeral plan provider. Learn more about us, what we stand for and how we can help you.

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02 / 12 / 20

8 of the best walks in the United Kingdom

Grab your walking boots, take a look at some of these walks, and hit the trail across the United Kingdom.

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30 / 11 / 20

Are funeral plans worth it? Cost comparison vs. Last minute funeral

There are some substantial monetary savings to be had when paying for your funeral today, as opposed to saving the funds or leaving the funeral arrangements to the last minute. 

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27 / 10 / 20

How do funeral plans work? The Prosperous Six Step Process

We have put together our six step funeral plan process, so that you can see exactly what you need to do, and when.

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25 / 09 / 20

Funeral Plan or Life Insurance? Which is right for you?

From offering a great deal of flexibility in arrangements to protecting against the rising costs of funerals, there are a whole host of benefits to choosing prepaid funeral plans over life insurance.

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19 / 08 / 20

In the news: COVID-19 sees rise in crowfunded funerals

A recent Sky News article has shone light on the trouble that families are facing when faced with unexpected deaths as a result of COVID-19.

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24 / 12 / 18

Funeral poverty on the rise as deceased family are left in mortuary for months

In 2018, the term "funeral poverty" was coined to describe the ever increasing number of families who struggle to pay for funerals for their loved ones.

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