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Funeral costs soar by 10 times the increase in the cost of living in a year – forcing families to cut corners on their loved ones’ send off

SunLife’s 2016 Cost of Dying report reveals funerals have more than doubled in price in little over a decade

Almost two thirds of people – the most on record – now make some funeral provision as funeral costs continue to soar

SunLife’s annual Cost of Dying research shows that while the cost of dying is the fastest rising of any fixed cost in the UK the number of people making at least some funeral provision is the highest on record.

People being wrongly cremated or buried? – More than 40% of those organising a funeral did not know what they wanted.

People being wrongly cremated or buried? – More than 40% of those organising a funeral did not know what they wanted.