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Service Regrets

Service RegretsThe type of memorial service you create to remember your loved one may not be as important as the effort to avoid regrets afterward.  The following are some thoughts about attempti...

Future and Present Trends in the Funeral Industry

Future and Present Trends in the Funeral IndustryIn a recent post by Ryan Thogmartin titled, “15 Funeral News Stories Shaping the Future of Death Care”, he identifies fifteen articles that include the...

Where do you celebrate?

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Fundraiser

Where do you celebrate?At first, this seems like a word association game, I say “celebrate”, you say….  However, if we ponder the question of where we should commemorate an occasion, our mind wou...

MyRespects at NFDA 2018!

MyRespects is pleased to announce that we will be attending the National Funeral Directors Association, International Convention and Expo in Salt Lake City, UT, October 14th through the 17th. We invi...

I Can't Afford to Die

The sad truth in America today, is that older Americans are more afraid of running out of money later in life than they are of death itself.  In fact, according to a recent Transamerica study, 43...

Three Cheers for Funeral Directors!

I recently read an article that pulled at my heart strings as a mother.  It was about a woman who had to bury her teenage daughter due to a tragic accident.  She detailed the process of read...

Looking Back, and Looking Forward: MyRespects at NFDA 2018

Last week, MyRespects had the opportunity to be an exhibitor at the largest funeral industry event in the country, the National Funeral Director’s Association’s National Convention.  This year, the NF...