Tools of the Trade: Public Speaking and Sales

Learn how to apply public speaking success to sales! As final expense insurance agents and preneed salespeople, we can learn a lot from successful public speakers and the tools of the trade they have to master. Using public speaking strategies to refine your sales practice will help you gain more […]

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Shifting Attitudes of the Public: Funeral Costs

I had a conversation with a colleague of mine who I would consider a well-informed and responsible “millennial.” He asked me how much the average funeral costs, and when I told him the answer (about $7,300), he scoffed and replied, “For what? What do you get for that money?” This […]

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Industry Spotlight: C&J Financial

Are you tired of waiting weeks or months to receive payment from insurance companies for your goods and services? Our industry spotlight and sister company, C&J Financial, exists to solve that problem. C&J’s Fast Funding Insurance Assignment program eliminates the hassle and cash flow delay associated with insurance assignments by […]

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Commission-Only Salary Money Management Tips

How to budget and manage your income when you rely completely on commission. We all want to be financially responsible and self-reliant. That can get tricky when we work commission-only jobs, like certain insurance sales. As a preneed insurance agent, I faced a lot of budgeting challenges because my income […]

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Industry Spotlight: Family Animal Services of Utah

We in the funeral industry have intimate knowledge of what your family goes through when you lose a loved one. Though we help people all around the country grieve their human companions when they pass away, one company in Utah is making it their specialty to help people grieve their […]

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