At an average cost between $7,000 and $10,000, funerals are one of the more expensive arrangements people make. During such an emotionally charged time, loved ones or caretakers of the deceased can get lost in the details and expenses involved with planning a funeral. Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota offers some direction for navigating the funeral process.
Research volume discount sellers — and companies offering specials
Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota
In the last several years, online companies specializing in group discount offers — offered to consumers on behalf of local businesses — have flourished. These companies, such as Groupon and Living Social, drive new and existing customers to the businesses making the discount offers and keep a percentage of profits from vouchers they sell. Though this business model has proved popular with both businesses and consumers, Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) urges people to research businesses coordinating these discount packages as well as the companies offering coupons or specials.
One of the issues in the Presidential campaign is the use of executive orders by President Barack Obama. An executive order is loosely defined in the dictionary as an order from the President or a federal government agency which has the force of law. Why are such orders from the President so controversial?