Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Consumer Attitudes Toward Online Deathcare Are Changing

The past two years have seen a transformation in the way consumers talk about death and deathcare services, particularly online.

2021 NFDA General Price List Study Shows Funeral Costs Not Rising as Fast as...

While the prices for many goods and services are increasing rapidly, the cost of a funeral is not growing as fast as the rate of inflation.

CANA’s Cremation Symposium Returns

For many people, CANA’s 2020 Cremation Symposium would be the final in-person industry conference they attended for months.

FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Program Reaches Over $1.2 Billion

FEMA has provided over $1.2 billion to more than 196,000 people to assist with COVID-19-related funeral costs for deaths occurring on or after Jan. 20, 2020.

NFDA Seeks Presenters for 2022 International Convention & Expo

The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) asks funeral service professionals interested in presenting an education session during its 2022 International Convention & Expo to submit proposals by December 31.

NFDA Convention: Funeral Directors from Across the Country Reunite in Nashville

While the 2020 NFDA International Convention & Expo took place in a virtual format, 2021 was the time for funeral directors, vendors, and deathcare professionals to gather in person at Nashville’s Music City Center from Oct. 17 to 20.

How Perceived Value and Cremation Terminology Can Change Your Business

We are beginning to see a much-needed shift in the way our profession thinks about, talks about, and sells cremation services to families.

Randy Anderson Installed as President of the National Funeral Directors Association

Randall P. “Randy” Anderson, CFSP, CCO, of Radney Funeral Home in Alexander City, Alabama, was installed today as 2021-22 president of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA).

CANA: Families Prefer Experience Over Extravagance

Today, it is more important than ever to understand the wishes of the people arranging the funeral and help them plan personalized tributes that honor the life lived.

The National Funeral Directors Association Recognizes Passare with the 2021 NFDA Innovation Award

Today, the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) presented Passare with the 2021 NFDA Innovation Award during its International Convention & Expo.