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Purchasing a funeral plan for someone else

In 2019, nearly a fifth of Age Co Funeral Plan customers took out a plan on behalf of someone else.

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You might be thinking about taking out a Funeral Plan for someone close to you. In 2019, nearly a fifth of Age Co Funeral Plan customers took out a plan on behalf of someone else.

It could be your parent, a close loved one or a more distant relative. You might be their next of kin because they have no children. Buying a funeral plan for someone else provides security and peace of mind for those close to them.

Planning for the future

Funeral costs are continuing to rise year on year. The average funeral cost in the UK has more than doubled since 2004^. At current rates, it is estimated that the average cost of a funeral could reach £5,120 by 2023^. This can be a cause for concern for families and carers.

An Age Co Funeral Plan provided by Dignity, should be a key part of everyone’s future financial planning. It protects against the cost of inflation and guarantees to cover essential funeral costs, unlike some other products available on the market . By taking out an Age Co Funeral Plan today for someone else you can freeze the cost of the services in the Plan at today’s prices.

Find more reasons to take out a Funeral Plan.

How it works for you and them

You may decide to speak to the person about taking out a Plan for them, in which case you can work through the options together to plan a personal and fitting occasion. Or you may be acting on their behalf and may not wish to trouble them with the details, in this case, all communications and documents go to the person who took out the Plan not the Planholder. It will help to bring you comfort to take control of the situation in advance.

Prices start from £2,995 for the Basic Plan

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Age UK Enterprises Limited trades under the trading name Age Co.

Age UK Enterprises Limited (registered in England and Wales no. 3156159) is a trading subsidiary company of Age UK (registered charity, no.1128267) and donates its net profits to Age UK.

The Age Co Funeral Plan is provided by Advance Planning Limited, a company incorporated in England and a subsidiary of Dignity. Registered office: Advance Planning Limited, 4 King Edwards Court, King Edwards Square, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands B73 6AP. Registered in England, no. 3292336.

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