Reviews Shed Light on Family Stories

When we look back over our first year in business, we are so humbled by knowing we’ve helped hundreds of families. After all, we are just two guys retired from the sneaker business trying our hand at something completely different. When we started, our plan was to...

Why You May Not Want to Pre-Pay for Your Funeral

Insurance companies and funeral homes often tout the benefits of the pre-paid funeral plans they sell. The idea is that you will save your family money and anguish when the time comes. The nation’s largest funeral providers made $226 million in pre-need sales last...

Landscape Shifting in Funeral Home Industry

It would seem that a pandemic might help the big deathcare businesses. The nation’s largest provider averaged $10,000 in revenue for each of its more than 300,000 cases last year, according to Forbes. But without the ability to “upsell” families and to sell “pre-need”...

Remembering Mom in the ‘New Normal’

There is no getting around it, Mother’s Day is different this year. Brunches in crowded restaurants are out, online playlists are in. Hugs are out, Zoom or Google Hangout video calls are in. Public health experts say staying away is the greatest gift you can give your...

Behind the Scenes at Solace HQ

We created Solace Cremation to be different. And like everything that’s new or different, sometimes folks have questions. In today’s blog, Jeremy Frank, COO of Solace, answers frequently asked questions about Solace’s price, plans and processes. Transparency is one of...

Navigating the ‘New Normal’

We’ve all been adjusting to changes brought by COVID-19. If you don’t know what day it is and your pajamas are the latest in “business casual,” you are not alone. The “new normal” is changing the way we live and how we die. Our lives may never be the same, experts...