Category Archives: Scams

My letter to the FTC

Bob Davis Davis Funeral Chapel, Budget Casket 6428 Brentwood Stair Fort Worth, Texas 76112 817-319-1522 October 11, 2007 Craig Tregillus Funeral Rule Coordinator Federal Trade Commission Washington, DC Dear Mr. Tregillus, I would like to file a formal complaint against … Continue reading

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Funeral home planning for caskets and services at Bluebonnet and other Ft. Worth funeral homes.

I never cease to be amazed at the depths some funeral homes sink to to sell their services. Last week, after a couple of families came into my store and told me some stories about what they were being told … Continue reading

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FUNERALS, ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSES OF BANKRUPTCY

A leading Dallas bankruptcy attorney came to see me last week about a family member and during our conversation she stated that one of the to reasons folks need her service is they are very native about funeral homes. They … Continue reading

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HEIR TODAY, GONE TOMORROW

Don’t squander the money your relatives leave behind The Wall Street Journal It’s the last parental handout you’ll ever get. Make the most of it. A new study has found that few baby boomers have inherited a significant sum, and … Continue reading

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THE JIG IS UP

(The following is an excerpt from the casket chapter in “Caring for the Dead: Your Final Act of Love,” available through the FCA bookstore.) There is no amount of embalming or any particular casket that will preserve a body in … Continue reading

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