Investigation Finds 15% Of Funeral Homes Still Misleading Consumers

Investigation Finds 15% Of Funeral Homes Still Misleading Consumers

Way back in 1984, the Federal Trade Commission established the Funeral Rule, which is actually a list of requirements for funeral homes to make sure that grieving consumers aren’t hoodwinked into paying too much for services or paying for unnecessary items. Nearly 30 years on, an undercover investigation by the FTC found that a surprising number of funeral homes are not abiding by the Rule. [More]