FUNERALS and RIPOFFS (Doc. 10 -- Letters and Comments)

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These reports/graphics by other U.S. media will help them investigate your local mortuaries.



Document 10

LETTERS AND COMMENTS.


Particular points:
Various topics:

From D.M., Iowa: MORE INFO!


Cemeteries? (F.F., mortician)
From A.R., NY (mortician):
Funeral Costs (J.C., e-mail):
From D.H., NC:
Funeral Prices (C.J., FL):
Homepage Comments (E.R., PA):
In past years:

From Jessica Mitford, CA, to Dear Abby (1991): 'Beautiful memories' don't need gilding of expensive funerals. (Ms. Mitford was the famous author and investigator of funeral industry abuse.)



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Problems and what to look out for.

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To go to any of these Documents, click: 2009 Opening Home Page and (at the bottom) click on:
A) Overview of the Industry and these 17 Documents
(Very long. Being updated) | 1) Introduction, Exposes |
2)
Planning a Funeral, Embalming | 3) Caskets, Photos, "Protective Seal" Casket Fraud | 3A) 2009 Casket Prices |
4)
Mortuary Prices
(Being updated) | 5) Industry "Profit System" | 6) Abuse Nationwide | 7A) Rip-off Categories, A |
7B)
More Rip-off Categories, B | 8) Advice to Media | 9A) Significant Resources | 9B TV Investigative Reports, 1 |
9C)
TV Reports, 2 | 10) Letters, Comments | 11A) Prepay Plan Contracts,Fraud | 11B) Refunds, Lawsuits |
12)
BASIC ADVICE
(Summary of these Documents) | 13) Short Version of these Documents

(1/17/98 - 5/7/96)