Each year, an estimated 2.4 million workers lose a family member, equating to over $75 billion in lost productivity annually for their employers. With step-by-step assistance to plan a funeral in advance, Funeral Services by Dignity Memorial® helps alleviate some of the financial and emotional burdens often associated with the loss of a loved one, helping employees return to work sooner and be more productive. Funeral Services give members and their extended families access to discounted services and a representative who guides them on how to assist aging family members in making their final arrangements, plan their own service in advance, or respond to an unexpected death. Benefits include:
10% savings on all funeral or cremation products and services selected at Dignity Memorial affiliated funeral homes1
10% savings on cemetery interment rights, products, and services through Dignity Memorial affiliated cemeteries2
National Transferability on prearranged services within our network3
13 months of unlimited telephone grief support through the Compassion Helpline®4
Bereavement travel services for family and friends
1. Where available by law. 10% savings is not available in all states nor does it apply to cash advance items. On already discounted Dignity Memorial plans, employee/member is entitled to the greater of the two discounts.
2. Cemetery benefit is not available in all states. On already discounted Dignity Memorial plans, employee/member is entitled to the greater of the two discounts.
3. Certain restrictions apply.
4. Services provided by Charles Nechtem Associates, Inc.
This program is NOT insurance coverage, not intended to replace insurance, and does not meet the minimum creditable coverage requirements under the Affordable Care Act or Massachusetts M.G.L. c. 111M and 956 CRM 5.00. It contains a 30-day cancellation period, provides discounts only at the offices of contracted health care providers, and each member is obligated to pay the discounted medical charges in full at the point of service. For a complete list of disclosures, click here. Discount Plan Organization: New Benefits, Ltd., Attn: Compliance Department, PO Box 803475, Dallas, TX 75380-3475.