* The default figure of $6,000 is for comparison purposes only. This value is an estimated average based on the Council on the Ageing estimates (http://www.cotansw.com.au/MediaPDFs/Funerals-Costs-2015.pdf). As there are a wide range of funeral choices, your Prepaid Funeral Plan may be less or more expensive based on the choices you make.
^ Funeral insurance figures are based on the assumptions made in the Rice Warner Actuaries Report, April 2015, Pre-Funding Funerals. For a copy of the report please contact our Prepaid Funeral Consultants.
# The guarantee assumes the funeral insurance benefit payout will be the greater of the premiums paid or the sum insured amount.
***The default cover amount and funeral insurance results take into account your life expectancy, the effects of inflation, and the type of funeral insurance product detailed in the Review/Edit insurance details section.
^^^ The calculations and results produced by the calculator are for illustration purposes only and are not intended as a substitute for any specific financial advice you may obtain. You should not make any financial decisions based on this calculator without first consulting your licensed financial adviser.
** This figure is based on the effects of inflation, given the purchase of a funeral at the time of your death (calculated based on the assumption you die at your life expectancy).
^^ The cost of a prepaid funeral will vary depending on the inclusions within the agreement. Any services required in addition to the original agreement may incur extra costs.