This is how much you need to save before you can die
Looking to plan your own funeral? This is how much it will set you back.
On Thursday, we revealed how much you will need to save to retire. But, thinking beyond that, we've calculated the cost of the perfect send off.
Unfortunately, that cost is only on the rise.
According to Sun Life’s Cost of Dying report, the total in 2017 was £8,905 - having almost doubled in a decade.
That figure includes the average cost of a basic funeral, the send off, and the hiring of a professional to administer the estate of the deceased.
In Coventry, it currently costs residents £1,885 for a burial plot, or... read more
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