- A valid photo I.D. is required for anyone making payment or authorizing funeral services.
- A copy of such I.D. will be kept on file with the arrangements.
A return check fee of $50.00 will be added to every check that is returned for non payment.
Prepaid Funeral Trusts, cash, local checks subject to electronic funds verification, third party checks are not acceptable, local bank checks/money orders/, credit cards or debit cards, Visa/Master Card and American Express.
Credit Card payment of third party or cash advances will constitute a 4% fee on those charges. (Newspapers, cemetery costs, church, flowers etc.) we also reserve the right to limit the dollar amount processed. When possible you may be required to pay them directly.
Assignable life insurance policies (only for the face value of the policy, once and only if the assignable policy and the beneficiary have been verified by the insurance company and the beneficiary signs for responsibility (of the funeral expenses) an additional fee for processing an insurance claim may apply.
Only the beneficiary of legal age of the life insurance policy can assign over proceeds. If you’re insurance company refuses to discuss the terms and conditions of your policy with us, then we cannot accept it as a form of payment. If the policy is assignable then all the beneficiaries will sign our contract and assign the proceeds needed for payment along with presenting the original policy for our office to process the claim.
With the complexity and time involved we are unable to accept payments from estates as this is an unsecured payment method.
Banking institutions lend money at many different rates and terms. You may already have a relationship with a bank and we suggest contacting your bank if needed.
Payment for the services and merchandise you have selected as well as the payment for all outside contracted third parties is requested at the close of the arrangement conference. If you should default on such agreement, legal, court costs and a late charge of 1.5% per month of the account balance will be added to the account balance beginning on or from the date of burial or cremation. Any and all services requested via phone or by electronic request that are performed will be due in full if said request for services are then terminated. $50.00 dollar returned check fee and any and all collection fees.