SCI Offer to buy Stewart Enterprises is not good for Funeral Cost! Generally it is my experience that these companies avoid informing you of your low funeral cost options. They prefer you to use their expensive funeral locations.(SCI=Service corporation International)
In Fact the actions of these two corporations and their unwillingness to let consumers know their rights was a large part of the reason the 21st century “Rest in Peace.” was written. If you read this work you can walk out with a lower cost funeral at any SCI or Stewart Enterprises Funeral Home. The author guarantees it. SCI is the major funeral corporation and along with Stewart Enterprises.
Stewart Enterprises rejected SCI’s bid to buy the company in a deal valued at $881.7 million and others value it at 1.3 billion. SCI said they might up the bid. SCI said they are likely to give another the offer.
These corporations are famous for keeping family names on funeral homes and selling funerals for high prices. Usually these folks will not help you with a lower cost funeral. If you check out this book you will find help in planning a low cost funeral and walk away paying much less.
Rest in Peace: Insider’s Tips to the Low Cost Less Stress Funeral by R Brian Burkhardt and Matt Bacak. #1 International Best Selling Author Jason Oman also gave thumbs up to this book. This book is published by Morgan James Publishing.
Your Funeral Guy, R Brian Burkhardt, Funeral Director, Author, Blogger, State of Illinois