Burial Insurance Topics
Does Social Security Help With Burial Costs?
Ever asked “Does Social Security Help With Burial Costs“? In many special circumstances Social Security can help to pay for burial costs. Of course, conditions apply! They are only available for people with a real financial need for starters, the person applying for help with funeral costs or burial costs must be a social security recipient with a proven financial need.
Who Qualifies for a Social Grant?
Some conditions also help to qualify a person for a social grant and help towards their burial costs. This includes conditions such as diabetes and AIDS/HIV which leave the person unable to care for their own basic needs, never mind pay for their own funerals. Other disabilities are, of course, included in this.
If you want to know more about whether Social Security can help to pay towards your funeral costs, contact:
Social Security Administration,
Office of Public Enquiries,
Windsor Park Building,
6401 Security Blvd,
Baltimore, MD 21235
800 – 772 – 1213
Scroll, if necessary to see the “Request My Quote” submission button.
Burial insurance (aka funeral insurance) is a basic issue life insurance policy that covers people until they reach 100 years old. Burial insurance (also known as funeral insurance) is promoted as a way to pay in advance for your funeral expenses so that your loved ones won’t have to pay for your funeral. There are many things you can do to make your death easier on the wallets of those you love. Preplanning your funeral saves money and grief, as well as deciding whether you want to be buried in a casket or cremated and put into and urn, figuring out who gets what part of your estate and all the related turmoil associated with the end of life.