Barber & Co provide funeral plans in partnership with Safe Hands – one of the UK’s leading providers of pre-paid funeral plans. Endorsed by the National Federation of Funeral Directors, Safe Hands Funeral Plans combine affordability with outstanding levels of service and care.
A funeral plan is a means by which to protect your family against rising funeral costs, and to eliminate any uncertainty or indecision regarding what your preferred funeral arrangements should include.
The passing of a loved-one is obviously a very daunting and emotional time for family and friends. For those responsible for arranging and paying for the funeral, discovering their loved-one had the foresight to take out a funeral plan goes an enormous way towards alleviating their sense of pain and distress.
Money paid into your funeral plan is invested securely in a ring-fenced trust fund, and is overseen and managed by an independent panel of qualified Trustees.
At the time of need, all your representatives need to do is contact us on our dedicated 24 hour response line, upon which we will instruct the funeral director to carry out the funeral in precise accordance with the details contained in your plan.
So take out a funeral plan today, and enjoy the future safe in the knowledge that when the time comes, you will receive your perfect farewell at no extra cost to your family.
How to Arrange a Funeral Plan
There are a number of ways to arrange your Funeral Plan:
- Call us direct on 01772 203520 to speak to one of our friendly, expert, advisors
- Purchase directly through our website
- Call or email us to arrange a home visit with one of our qualified, professional, funeral planning consultants.
Choosing a plan
During a consultation with our representatives (via phone or appointment), we will explain the various plans that are available. Our main plans are Topaz (£2,275), Pearl (£3,355), Sapphire (£3,595) and Ruby (£3,900).
Your special requests & next of kin
Each plan offers the opportunity to record any special requests you may have for your funeral. Things like music, coffin type and the type of service you want. Also, it is vital that we take down your next of kin and their contact details for when the time comes.
We offer various payment plans that can be spread out over 12-120 months. Allowing you to pay in convenient monthly payments over a period of time. We offer interest free options over 12 or 24 months.
Once we have all of your details and the payment(s) have been arranged. We will send out your certification and your documentation. This contains your plan details recording all your personal aspects and requirements. It is vital that these are stored safely where your family or executors can find them.
If you require any changes to your plan we can accommodate free of charge. If you want to change any details on your plan or upgrade your plan, get contact with us and we can help.
We pride ourselves on being approachable and transparent with excellent customer service. We have dedicated Funeral planning consultants who will happily provide any information you require and answer any questions you may have.
If you have any further enquiries about any funeral plans or the funeral procedure, please contact us by calling on 01772 20352.