Offering Funeral Packages in Compliance with the FTC Funeral Rule (2 CE Hours)
T. Scott Gilligan
Funeral packages give consumers more options and funeral homes another way to market services and promote merchandise. Understanding what is and is not permissible in creating, pricing, and presenting packages to consumers will help your firm comply with the FTC Funeral Rule and implement this added value for the families you serve.
When you have successfully completed this online course, you will understand how to: Create funeral package plans that are in compliance with FTC regulations, restrictions, and rulings; Price funeral packages in compliance with the FTC Funeral Rule; Present funeral packages in compliance with the FTC Funeral Rule.
This NFDA course is for information purposes and while reviewed by NFDA General Counsel, Scott Gilligan, has not been reviewed by the FTC. It does not in any way replace or modify the text of the FTC Funeral Rule. Contact the FTC or legal counsel for specific legal information about funeral service compliance practices. NFDA and its representatives are not responsible for your firm's or its representatives' compliance with any local, state or federal laws, rules, and regulations governing funeral service.
Continuing Education Information: This course is approved for 2 CE hours for this calendar year by APFSP and most state licensing boards.
State Exceptions: Check with your state board for approval status.