After A Death Occurs

How to Get a Death Certificate

If you’re wondering how to get a death certificate and how many copies you need, this article is for you. Not every one of us knows the paperwork process or how to get the proper documentation for a death certificate, especially when dealing with out of country issues. The certified copy of the death certificate…
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How to Post an Obituary

If you’re wondering how to post an obituary to your local paper or online, this article is for you. We will guide you by showing you the step-by-step process of publishing your loved one’s obituary in newspapers and online. An obituary is a meaningful way to let people know about the death of a loved…
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How to Select a Headstone

To select a headstone for our loved one who passed away is not an easy thing to do, but this article will guide you through the process. Choosing a headstone for our loved one is an essential step in the healing process after a death occurs. A headstone helps us in acknowledging they are gone…
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How to Write an Obituary

Writing an obituary for someone we love can acknowledge their passing and help honor their life. We can acknowledge their passing, celebrate their life, share parts of their life that people are not aware of, and express the grief of our loss. An obituary informs people of when the death occurred and all the details…
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How to Dispose of Medications after a Death

Disposing of medications after a death in the family is one of the things that need to be done by grieving loved ones. Keeping unused medicines after they are no longer needed may cause unnecessary risk, especially if there are children in the home. Exposure to dangerous medicine in the home is a major cause…
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How Does Donating Your Body to Science Really Work?

Donating your body to science (also called “anatomical gift”) is a noble way to deal with the disposition of your remains after death. By contributing to science, in some way, you help to find a cure for deadly diseases like AIDS or cancer. Donating your body to science is also an excellent way to avoid…
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Preventing Identity Theft After Death

Preventing identity theft after death can save your family thousands of dollars from crooks seeking personal financial gain. Stealing the deceased identity is so easy, which is made even easier by public records. A reform in federal law in the 1990s created a loophole that allows fraudsters to obtain the Social Security information of recently…
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What to Do When a Loved One Dies

When a loved one dies, the process of getting all the paperwork and planning the funeral service can be overwhelming (especially for the person left in charge). A loved one’s death can be confusing and emotional. This can cloud peoples thinking, making funeral planning difficult. An unexpected death can leave you unprepared to handle the…
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How To Pay For A Funeral Without Life Insurance

Losing someone you love is a painful experience especially if you don’t know how to pay for a funeral without life insurance. Dealing with the weight of financial burden makes the experience even more difficult. Dying without life insurance is a serious matter. Think about what will your family do when faced with that situation. They…
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