We are soon forgotten even if we are still alive

Posted on: January 29th, 2016
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OBSERVATIONS FROM A HEARSE: We are soon forgotten even if we are still alive. I took an unintentional trip down memory lane last night. My daughter is beginning middle school next year and she is a candidate for several magnet school programs. Last night we attended Fulmore Middle School (Fulmore Jr. High as it was […]

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The TRUTH about Funeral Prices

Posted on: October 19th, 2015
Posted by: AffordableAustinTX Burial Plans, Caskets, Cemeteries, Cremations, Funerals
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A recent study cited that less than a quarter of funeral homes surveyed listed prices on their website. Let’s be real here, it’s 2015 the internet has been around for a while and a funeral home still cannot list their prices on their website? What Gives???   Are you ready for the truth?   Many […]

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A death in the family

Posted on: September 23rd, 2015
Posted by: AffordableAustinTX A Random Category, Burial Plans, Caskets, Children, Cremations, Funerals, Grief and Healing, Religious Considerations
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We as professionals deal with death and loss constantly and we feel the sting of loss just as much as our client families. Death became personal this week when our family suffered the loss of a beloved family member who at the age of 45 succumbed to cancer. We knew things had taken a turn […]

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Know Your Rights

Posted on: May 21st, 2015
Posted by: AffordableAustinTX A Random Category, Burial Plans, Cemeteries, Cremations, Funerals, Grief and Healing, Pre-Planning
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Many times families seek to have the cremated remains placed in a cemetery. A grave or niche in a cemetery can be a place that family members can visit an focalize their grief, but it can also be very expensive and lead to some confusion about what your family can or cannot do. The first […]

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Confused about Local Cremation Providers??

Posted on: April 15th, 2015
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As our city grows there are┬ámore and more cremation companies popping up in Austin. Some are virtual companies with no offices for you to visit, others are virtual companies with a storefront meant and entice you with home visits, while there are companies that claim they are ‘local’ and then take your loved one 80 […]

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