Funeral Costs

Can a Person Who Died Pay for Their Own Hospice and Funeral Expenses?

In a sense, yes

 When a person passes away, they almost always have outstanding bills from the hospital, hospice, and/or funeral home.

These bills can be costly. Experts estimate that funerals can cost up to $12,000, while hospital expenses in the last days of life can run tens of thousands more (thankfully, this is often mostly covered by insurance or Medicare). Read more