Entries by Preplan

Preplanning for your Pets

Our precious pets, that are so much a part of our lives, can also very much be affected by our death. Such was the case with Sadie, a 13-year-old Border collie/Dalmatian/Shepherd mix, who emotionally saw his owner one last time. Check out the rest of the article: Click here to see a package of online […]

“What Matters” Keeps Mattering as Steering Committee Members Chart Course…

“What matters: caring conversations about end-of-life” which was originally funded by Plaza, continues to break barriers and resonate with various communities around New York. We are honored to do such sacred work. Pictured above, among the distinguished group of Steering Committee members attending a recent meeting, are Plaza board members Rachel Neumark Herlands, Rabbi Mychal […]

WHO REQUIRES A DEATH CERTIFICATE?

Multiple official copies of the death certificate will be required. See a list of reasons below: Real estate Bank accounts Cars, boats, other property Union benefits Insurance policies (one for each company) Safe deposit box 401 -K Pensions Outstanding loan or credit cards Veterans benefits Internal revenue (send in with next tax return) IRA (Individual […]

The Caring Option: Six Thoughtful Reasons to Pre-Plan Your Funeral.

Though many feel that designing your own funeral service is a difficult activity combined with emotional pain, taking time to design your own service might also be considered an act of compassion for the future well-being of your family. Pre-planning your funeral should be, but often isn’t, a natural part of your personal and family […]